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  • War Crimes and the Conduct of Hostilitiesby F. Pocar; M. Pedrazzi; M. Frulli

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2013; US$ 40.00

    Most charges for war crimes are brought for violations of the rules on the treatment of protected persons in armed conflict situations. However in certain cases, they are brought for serious breach of international humanitarian law rules governing the conduct of hostilities. This book seeks to address this somewhat neglected area of international criminal... more...

  • Ethics and Authority in International Lawby Alfred P. Rubin

    Cambridge University Press 1997; US$ 54.00 US$ 44.28

    Alfred Rubin provides a powerful account of positivism and international law in the modern world. more...

  • Taking life imprisonment seriously in national and international lawby D. van Zyl Smit

    BRILL 2002; US$ 154.00

    This text tackles the complexity of life imprisonment - describing how various forms of it are imposed and implemented in the US, England and Wales and Germany, as well as in the international system of criminal justice. The book also examines the justifications for its use. more...

  • From Sovereign Impunity to International Accountabilityby Ramesh Thakur; Peter Malcontent

    United Nations University Press 2004; US$ 33.00

    Explores the changing political and human rights context that gave rise to the international norm of individual criminal accountability. It brings together a preeminent group of experts to explore the progress, scope and controversies of international accountability. more...

  • Penal Reform in Overcrowded Timesby Michael Tonry

    Oxford University Press 2001; US$ 60.00 US$ 51.60

    This volume brings together a collection of articles on penal reform in the United States, Europe, Japan, and other English-speaking countries. Unique and wide-ranging, the volume provides material on penal policy development and research and presents an international, comparative focus. Written by leading national and international authorities, it... more...

  • Entre el perdón y el paredónby Angelika Rettberg

    International Development Research Centre 2005; US$ 25.00

    La justicia transicional?o el tipo de arreglos judiciales y extra-judiciales que facilitan la transición de una situación de conflicto a una de paz, o de un gobierno autoritario a la democracia?es uno de los temas primordiales de la construcción de paz. Este libro, fruto de la colaboración entre el Programa de Investigación sobre Construcción de Paz... more...

  • War Crimes and Justiceby Howard Ball

    ABC-CLIO 2003; US$ 45.00

    Thoroughly examines the laws of war and how the world community handles the monstrous brutalities of war through the international justice system. Highlighted are 20th-century war crimes and trials including Yugoslavia, Kosovo, and the Kerry incident in Vietnam. more...

  • Atrocity, Punishment, and International Lawby Mark A. Drumbl

    Cambridge University Press 2007; US$ 32.00 US$ 26.24

    This book examines the sentencing differences for atrocities such as genocide in an international setting. more...

  • Rethinking International Criminal Lawby O. Olusanya

    Europa Law Publishing 2007; US$ 106.00

    After a long period of relative stagnation, substantive international criminal law has been invigorated primarily by the activities of the International Criminal Tribunals for the former Yugoslavia and Rwanda. Both ad hoc tribunals have made immense advancements to this area of international criminal law, by for instance laying down detailed rules... more...

  • Civil Forfeiture of Criminal Propertyby S.N.M. Young

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2009; US$ 40.00

    Examines the civil and criminal forfeiture systems in Australia, Canada, China, Ireland, South Africa, the United Kingdom and the United States. This book analyzes the appeal the forfeiture and confiscation laws have for governments for their potential to disrupt criminal organizations and for their quantifiable benefits to the state. more...