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  • Regulating the Use of Force in Wars of National Liberation: The Need for a New Regimeby Noelle Higgins

    BRILL 2009; US$ 148.00

    This work reconsiders the legal framework governing wars of national liberation in light of conflicts in the South Moluccas and Aceh against Indonesia. It recommends how the framework should be amended to deal adequately with modern self-determination conflicts. more...

  • International Humanitarian Lawby William V. Dunlap; R.John Pritchard; John Carey

    BRILL 2006; US$ 138.00

    Brings together a distinguished group of contributors whose essays chart the history, practice, and future of international humanitarian law. This work helps to inform where humanitarian law had its origins, how it has been shaped by world events, and why it can be employed to serve the future. more...

  • Practice and Policies of Modern Peace Support Operations under International Lawby Geert-Jan Knoops; Roberta Arnold

    BRILL 2006; US$ 138.00

    Confronted with the practical legal aspects of Peace Support Operations (PSO) in their daily work, the two authors realized that there was an urgent need for the international community of military and civilian lawyers, law enforcement agencies, policy makers, legal advisers and military commanders dealing with these types of missions to have a guidebook... more...

  • The State versus the Individualby Katariina Simonen

    BRILL 2011; US$ 196.00

    The question of humanitarian intervention´s legality remains unanswered to date. This book offers a new approach to the legality issue by combining legal theory and international law. With humanitarian intervention, hard choices still have to be made by the international lawgiver. more...

  • The Politics of Military Occupationby Peter M. R. Stirk

    Edinburgh University Press 2009; US$ 112.00

    Military occupation is a recurrent feature of modern international politics and yet has received little attention from political scientists. This book sets out to remedy this neglect, offering:*an account of military occupation as a form of government*an assessment of key trends in the development of military occupations over the last two centuries*an... more...

  • Freedom from Past Injusticesby Nahshon Perez

    Edinburgh University Press 2012; US$ 104.00

    Should contemporary citizens provide material redress to right past wrongs?. There is a widespread belief that contemporary citizens should take responsibility for rectifying past wrongs. Nahshon Perez challenges this view, questioning attempts to aggregate dead wrongdoers with living people, and examining ideas of intergenerational collective responsibility... more...

  • Terrorism and Warby Jean Arundale; Coline Covington; Jean Knox; Paul Williams

    Karnac Books 2002; US$ 49.95

    Following the attacks of September 11, one of the resounding questions asked was 'What would make anyone do such a thing?' The psychological mentality of the suicidal terrorist left a gaping hole in people's understanding. This essential volume represents a much-needed effort to collate and examine some of the material already at our disposal as an... more...

  • System der strafrechtlichen Zurechnungby Günther Jakobs

    Vittorio Klostermann 2012; US$ 40.20

    Das Ziel dieser Schrift ist es, die strafrechtliche Zurechnung als die Bestimmung der deliktischen Bedeutung eines Verhaltens zu begreifen: Der Sinn des Verhaltens als eines Normwiderspruchs vermittelt zwischen dem Sinn der Norm und dem Sinn der Strafe. Norm, Normbruch und Strafe werden als kommunikative Sequenz dargestellt. Manche Teile des hier vorgetragenen... more...

  • Legalität, Legitimität und Moralby Thilo Marauhn; Sebastian Heselhaus; Thomas Bruha

    Mohr Siebeck 2008; US$ 72.07

    Hauptbeschreibung Die Rechtfertigung zahlreicher Militäreinsätze der letzten Jahre, seien es so genannte humanitäre Interventionen, Maßnahmen zur Bekämpfung des transnationalen Terrorismus oder die Führung 'präventiver' Kriege gegen Unrechtsregime, erweckt den Eindruck einer Wiederbelebung des Argumentationstopos vom 'gerechten Krieg'. Immer häufiger... more...

  • Responsibility to Protectby Christopher Verlage

    Mohr Siebeck 2009; US$ 83.32

    Hauptbeschreibung Christopher Verlage geht der Frage nach, ob die von den Vereinten Nationen im Jahr 2005 beschlossene " Responsibility to Protect " der Staatengemeinschaft künftig eine völkerrechtliche Pflicht auferlegt, Völkermord, schwere Kriegsverbrechen und Verbrechen gegen die Menschlichkeit notfalls auch durch militärische Zwangsmaßnahmen... more...