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2. Statehood & Sovereignty | Taiwan
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2.1 Recognition Theory in International Law and International Relations

Recognition is a multifaceted concept in international law and international relations (IR). While international lawyers use terms such as identity and status to explain the legal consequence of recognition, they almost never refer to the theoretical and normative concepts discussed in IR literature. It is conventional for IR academics to rely on internatio…

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Hsieh, Pasha L., “2. Statehood & Sovereignty | Taiwan”, in: Encyclopedia of Public International Law in Asia Online, General Editor: Seokwoo Lee. Consulted online on 11 December 2023 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2772-8161_EPIL_COM_1073>
First published online: 2021
First print edition: 20210922

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