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- University of Chicago Press 2015; US$ 36.00
During the past decade, armed drones have entered the American military arsenal as a core tactic for countering terrorism. When coupled with access to reliable information, they make it possible to deploy lethal force accurately across borders while keeping one?s own soldiers out of harm?s way. The potential to direct force with great precision also... more...
- Nomos Verlagsgesellschaft 2015; US$ 55.54
Immer wieder muss der Staat Situationen auflösen, in denen "Leben gegen Leben" steht. An den Beispielen des Abschusses von Passagierflugzeugen und der Organverteilung entwickelt die Arbeit allgemeingültige grundrechtliche Vorgaben für die Verteilung von Lebenschancen in derartigen Konfliktsituationen. more...
- NewSouth 2015; US$ 12.99
Over ten years after Australias first national laws were enacted to combat the threat of terrorism, yet more anti-terrorism laws were passed in the Australian Parliament in late 2014. The first laws were often introduced in great haste and were stunning in scope and number. The latest laws are similarly extensive and controversial. Yet again,... more...
- Wiley 2015; US$ 26.95
Writings on War collects three of Carl Schmitt's most important and controversial texts, here appearing in English for the first time: The Turn to the Discriminating Concept of War , The Großraum Order of International Law , and The International Crime of the War of Aggression and the Principle "Nullum crimen, nulla poena sine lege" . Written... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 145.00
The Concept of the Civilian: Legal Recognition, Adjudication and the Trials of International Criminal Justice offers a critical account of the legal shaping of civilian identities by the processes of international criminal justice. It draws on a detailed case-study of the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia to explore two key... more...
- T.M.C. Asser Press 2014; US$ 179.00
This volume contains several articles on the topic ?Detention in non-international armed conflict?, including the Copenhagen Process, and moreover features contributions on autonomous weapons systems, Apartheid and the second Turkel Report. It also contains an elaborate Year in Review and a special section on the high-level Boundaries of the Battlefield... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 135.00
While conventional warfare has an established body of legal precedence, the legality of drone strikes by the United States in Pakistan and elsewhere remains ambiguous. This book explores the legal and political issues surrounding the use of drones in Pakistan. Drawing from international treaty law, customary international law, and statistical data... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 125.00
As governmental and non-governmental operations become progressively supported by vast automated systems and electronic data flows, attacks of government information infrastructure, operations and processes pose a serious threat to economic and military interests. In 2007 Estonia suffered a month long cyber assault to its digital infrastructure, described... more...
- Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2014; US$ 9.99
Rolando Rossi liefert die Kernformationen über die logistischen und medizinischen Erfordernisse, die Möglichkeiten und die Grenzen der Repatriierung. Er beantwortet Fragen nach Organisationskonzepten für boden- und luftgebundene Patiententransporte und schildert den praktischen Ablauf der Überwachung und Behandlung von der Übernahme bis zur Übergabe... more...
- Springer 2014; US$ 179.00
Topics as diverse as the evolving spectrum of conflict, innovations in weaponry, automated and autonomous attack, the depersonalisation of warfare, detention operations, the influence of modern media and the application of human rights law to the conduct of hostilities are examined in this book to see to what extent existing legal norms are challenged.... more...