Filed Under: International Law
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Public International Law, 2/e$60.00 – $96.00
The doctrine by which a state’s identity as an international legal person persists notwithstanding unconstitutional or even violent changes in its government. As a result, a state generally continues to owe and accrue international legal obligations notwithstanding such changes.