p. 49523. The relations of nationality
- James CrawfordJames CrawfordJudge of the International Court of Justice and former Whewell Professor of International Law, University of Cambridge
This chapter discusses the doctrine of the freedom of states in matters of nationality and the general principles on which nationality has traditionally been based. It then considers the effective link principle and the decision in Nottebohm, and reviews the application of rules of international law, concluding with a discussion of the functional approach to nationality.