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A Victorian embarrassment: consular jurisdiction and the evils of extraterritoriality (2017)
Journal Article
Cobbing, A. (in press). A Victorian embarrassment: consular jurisdiction and the evils of extraterritoriality. International History Review, 40(2), 273-291. doi:10.1080/07075332.2017.1309562

In 1856, the Treaty of Paris nominally welcomed the Ottoman Empire into the Concert of Europe, but this exposed a deep fault line in international relations. Although the gesture implied full sovereign rights, it seemed incompatible with the extrater... Read More