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Treaties and other international agreements

  • The A to Z of the United Nationsby Jacques Fomerand

    Scarecrow Press 2009; US$ 36.99

    Author Jacques Fomerand provides a comprehensive dictionary of nearly 900 cross-referenced entries on the UN's various committees and organizations, its leaders, terms, policies, and major events in which the UN took part. Supplementing the dictionary entries are a chronology, an introduction, a bibliography, and appendixes. more...

  • Abwehr terroristischer Gefahren und Risiken durch Richard Hopkins

    Duncker & Humblot 2012; US$ 66.80

    Hauptbeschreibung »Keine Planausweisung kann einen Schutz vor Terrorakten gewährleisten«, so das OVG Münster im Jahr 1984 (Urt. v. 23.3.1984, 11a NE 38/81). Ganz anders das BVerwG im Jahr 2007: »Die möglichen Gefahren für die Nachbarschaft (...) durch terroristische Anschläge sind städtebaulich bedeutsame Auswirkungen« (Urt. v. 25.1.2007, 4 C 1/06).... more...

  • The Arts of Transitional Justiceby

    Springer New York 2013; US$ 129.00

    ??The Art of Transitional Justice examines the relationship between transitional justice and the practices of art associated with it. Art, which includes theater, literature, photography, and film, has been integral to the understanding of the issues faced in situations of transitional justice as well as other issues arising out of conflict and mass... more...

  • Building a Future on Peace and Justiceby Kai Ambos; Judith Large; Marieke Wierda

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2008; US$ 179.00

    Tensions between peace and justice have long been debated. This book offers practical and conceptual clarity for options and agendas to make transitional justice approaches accessible without disrupting fragile peace processes. more...

  • Closing the Booksby Jon Elster

    Cambridge University Press 2004; US$ 36.00

    An analysis of the history of transitional justice from the fifth century BC to the present, first published in 2004. more...

  • Constitutions in Crisisby John E. Finn

    Oxford University Press 1991; US$ 149.99

    With special reference to the experience of Britain and Germany, this book examines the dilemma faced by constitutional governments in trying to draft anti-terrorist laws while preserving civil liberties. more...

  • Corporate Accountability in the Context of Transitional Justiceby Sabine Michalowski

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 54.95

    Corporate Accountability in the Context of Transitional Justice explores how corporations can be held accountable for their role in past human rights violations when a country is making a transition from conflict or repression to peace and democracy. It breaks new ground in theorizing the linkages between the areas of transitional justice and corporate... more...

  • Crimes Against The Stateby Dr Michael Head

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2013; US$ 139.95

    This book presents a detailed review of the range of what are generally classified as crimes against the state or against the government- rebellion, treason, mutiny, espionage, sedition, terrorism, riot and unlawful assembly - in the United Kingdom, the United States, Canada and Australia. The volume closely examines the laws themselves, their judicial... more...

  • Der Terror, der Staat und das Eckart Klein; Christian Hacke; Bernd Grzeszick; Josef Isensee

    Duncker & Humblot 2011; US$ 24.81

    Hauptbeschreibung Nach dem 11. September 2001 werde nichts mehr sein, wie es vorher gewesen, so hieß es allenthalben unter dem unmittelbaren Eindruck der Terroranschläge auf die Vereinigten Staaten. Nun haben sich die Rauchwolken des Schreckens verzogen, doch Klarheit hat sich damit noch nicht eingestellt. Für die USA war es eine neue Erfahrung,... more...

  • The Disruption of International Organised Crimeby Dr Angela Veng Mei Leong

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2013; US$ 139.95

    This volume examines whether the deviant structures of organized crime, which are capable of operating trans-nationally, can be dealt with through traditional mechanisms working within national jurisdictions. In doing so, the book assesses the development of more effective national and international strategies for enforcing both civil and criminal... more...