Cookies Policy
X

This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

I accept this policy

Find out more here

A Holistic Approach For Promoting The Rule Of Law

Brill’s MyBook program is exclusively available on BrillOnline Books and Journals. Students and scholars affiliated with an institution that has purchased a Brill E-Book on the BrillOnline platform automatically have access to the MyBook option for the title(s) acquired by the Library. Brill MyBook is a print-on-demand paperback copy which is sold at a favorably uniform low price.

Access this chapter

+ Tax (if applicable)

Chapter Summary

The world has become smaller as a result of globalization tendencies, making the establishment of a global order more important than ever. Nations have become closer. In order to stabilise this global order, also intra-state relations must be subjected to the protection of the law. The rule of law has thus become a central element of successful globalisation on two different levels. The link between these two levels is based on the idea that a country with an intact legal system is more likely to accept the international legal order, and that countries that disrespect the law internally, are less likely to comply with an international legal system. The essential function of laws is to enable transactions and changes to take place according to fair and transparent rules, and thus protect participants from arbitrariness.

Keywords: globalization; rule of law

10.1163/ej.9789004178588.i-650.90
/content/books/10.1163/ej.9789004178588.i-650.90
dcterms_subject,pub_keyword
6
3
Loading

Sign-in

Can't access your account?
  • Tools

  • Add to Favorites
  • Printable version
  • Email this page
  • Recommend to your library

    You must fill out fields marked with: *

    Librarian details
    Your details
    Why are you recommending this title?
    Select reason:
     
    International Law, Conflict and Development — Recommend this title to your library
  • Export citations
  • Key

  • Full access
  • Open Access
  • Partial/No accessInformation