Cutting the Gordian Knot: How and Why the United Nations Should Vest the International Court of Justice with Referral Jurisdiction, Cornell International Law Journal (2011)

The International Court of Justice—the global system’s oldest and most venerable tribunal—has failed to meet...



Should Citizens Be Democratically Represented in the 21st Century International System?, ILSA Journal of International and Comparative Law (2010)


International Law as Democratic Law, American Society of International Law Proceedings (2009)


On the First Branch of Global Governance, Widener Law Review (2007)

For those interested in democratizing global governance, the threshold question of whether to pursue a...




A Global Parliament: Essays and Articles (with Richard Falk) (2011)

International Law and World Order: A Problem-Oriented Coursebook (with Burns Weston, Richard Falk, and Hilary Charlesworth) (2006)

Supplement of Basic Documents to International Law and World Order (with Burns Weston, Richard A. Falk, and Hilary Charlesworth) (2006)

Teacher’s Manual to Accompany International Law and World Order: A Problem-Oriented Coursebook (with Burns Weston, Richard A. Falk, and Hilarly Charlesworth) (2006)

Contributions to Books

Global Economic Inequality and the Potential for Global Democracy: A Functionalist Analysis, International Law and its Discontents: Confronting Crises (2015)


Climate Change Litigation: Opening the Door to the International Court of Justice, Adjudicating Climate Change: State, National, and International Approaches (2009)

This chapter examines the potential for the International Court of Justice to serve as a...


Reviving the Dream of Global Democracy (with Richard Falk), Hope in a Dark Time: Reflections on Humanity’s Future (2003)

The Deeper Challenges of Global Terrorism: A Democratizing Response (with Richard Falk), Debating Cosmopolitics (2003)

Popular Press


Dangers of Trying to Set Earth's Thermostat (with William C.G. Burns), USA Today (2013)


Towards a Global Parliament, Times of India (2012)


Die Zukunft ist transnational (with Richard Falk), Zeit Online (2012)


Give Citizens a Voice (with Richard Falk), Times of India (2008)

Toward a Global Parliament (with Richard A. Falk), The Nation (2003)