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- Taylor and Francis 2010; US$ 54.95
This book considers the increasing trend towards a ?culture of control? in democratic countries. The post-9/11 counter-terrorism laws in nations such as the USA, the UK, Canada and Australia provide a stark demonstration of this trend. These laws share a focus on the pre-emption of crime, restrictions on the right to liberty of non-suspects, limited... more...
- Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2010; US$ 73.18
Aus Anlass des 60sten Jahrestages der Genfer Konventionen wird aus verschiedenen Blickwinkeln in dem Sammelband die Frage untersucht, ob diese Normen noch auf heutige Konflikte anwendbar sind und in wieweit sie einer Weiterentwicklung bedürfen. So wird am Beispiel des Irak hinterfragt, ob das klassische Recht der Okkupation noch anwendbar ist, ob es... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2011; US$ 100.00
A noteworthy development in recent history has been the disappearance of formal declarations of war. Many Americans argue that the result of this development has been to abrogate the US Constitution, which delegates the authority to declare war to the Congress. This book examines the history of declaring war in the early modern era up to the time... more...
- NYU Press 2010; US$ 27.00
Recent controversies surrounding the war on terror and American intervention in Iraq and Afghanistan have brought rule of law rhetoric to a fevered pitch. While President Obama has repeatedly emphasized his Administration?s commitment to transparency and the rule of law, nowhere has this resolve been so quickly and severely tested than with the issue... more...
- NYU Press 2009; US$ 28.00
Read free excerpts from the book at http://www.theguantanamolawyers.com and explore the complete archive of narratives at http://dlib.nyu.edu/guantanamo Following the terrorist attacks of 9/11, the United States imprisoned more than seven hundred and fifty men at its naval base at Guantánamo Bay, Cuba. These men, ranging from teenage boys to... more...
- Cambridge University Press 1995; US$ 50.00 US$ 41.00
Unique contemporary restatement of the law of war at sea, with explanation providing expert commentary. more...
- T.M.C. Asser Press 2012; US$ 163.30
The Yearbook of International Humanitarian Law is the world's only annual publication devoted to the study of the laws governing armed conflict. It provides a truly international forum for high-quality, peer-reviewed academic articles focusing on this crucial branch of international law. Distinguished by contemporary relevance, the Yearbook of International... more...
- Oxford University Press 2013; US$ 249.99 US$ 214.99
Litigating War offers an in-depth examination of the Claims Commission of the Eritrea-Ethiopia War, which was tasked with deciding, through binding arbitration, claims for losses, damages, and injuries resulting from the war. After providing an overview of the war, the authors describe how the Commission was established, the extent of its jurisdiction,... more...