This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1912 edition. Excerpt: ... It may refuse to enter into or to continue diplomatic relations with a particular State, but under certain circumstances such ...Read MoreThis historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1912 edition. Excerpt: ... It may refuse to enter into or to continue diplomatic relations with a particular State, but under certain circumstances such refusal might be construed as unfriendly, or even hostile.7 It may, of course, refuse to enter into negotiations which have a particular purpose. A State may decline to receive a particular agent who is persona non grata, one of its own citizens or subjects, or one whose duties or powers are deemed incompatible with the institutions of the receiving State.8 But the grounds for rejection should not be frivolous and should be clearly stated, if possible.9 In order to avoid unpleasant incidents of this nature, it is customary (though not obligatory) to to a particular government. It possesses a certain sense of solidarity or collectivity and sometimes speaks with a certain authority, more particularly in the Orient, on questions of ceremony or diplomatic etiquette; but it is in no sense a legal or even a political personality. Its members are completely independent of one another. The dean or presiding officer of the diplomatic corps is usually its oldest ranking member or the Papal Nuncio. The term is also sometimes applied to all the diplomatic agents sent abroad by a particular State. On the diplomatic corps, see especially 2 Fiore, No. mi; i P.-Fod r, op. -'/., 2S3-25'; and i Rivier, 452-453. 6 But the exercise of this right is discretionary. Several authorities (Heilborn, 182, and Wheaton, 207) claim that this is a mere competence rather than a right. It would seem to be both. It is in fact a fundamental right of States. See supra, 148. Part-sovereign States may enjoy a more or less limited right of legation. See supra, 101-105. The Pope enjoys the right by courtesy based on...Read Less
Fair. Binding tight. Has a lot of underlining. Writing on inside front cover and flyleaf. Spine beginning to crack between pages 552 & 553. No D/J. Your purchase benefits world-wide relief efforts of Mennonite Central Committee.
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