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  • 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...

  • The Interception of Vessels on the High Seasby Efthymios Papastavridis

    Hart Publishing Limited 2013; US$ 117.00

    The principal aim of this book is to address the international legal questions arising from the 'right of visit on the high seas' in the 21st century. more...

  • Human Security and International Lawby Barbara von Tigerstrom

    Hart Publishing Limited 2007; US$ 84.60

    Aims to evaluate human security as a concept that could be used in the analysis of international law, and to determine what insights about a human security approach might be gained by considering it from the perspective of international law. more...

  • An Introduction to the International Law of Armed Conflictsby Robert Kolb; Richard Hyde

    Hart Publishing Limited 2008; US$ 59.40

    This book provides a modern and basic introduction to a branch of international law constantly gaining in importance in international life, namely international humanitarian law (the law of armed conflict). It is constructed in a way suitable for self-study. The subject-matters are discussed in self-contained chapters, allowing each to be studied independently... more...

  • The Iraq War and International Lawby Phil Shiner; Andrew Williams

    Hart Publishing Limited 2008; US$ 61.20

    The decision by the US and UK governments to use military force against Iraq in 2003 and the subsequent occupation and administration of that State, has brought into sharp focus fundamental fault lines in international law. The decision to invade, the conduct of the war and occupation and the mechanisms used to administer the country all challenge... more...

  • The Law Against Warby Olivier Corten

    Hart Publishing Limited 2010; US$ 55.80

    The Law against War is a translated and updated version of a book published in 2008 in French (Le droit contre la guerre, Pedone). The aim of this book is to study the prohibition of the use of armed force in contemporary positive international law. Some commentators claim that the field has undergone substantial changes arising especially since the... more...

  • The Militarisation of Peacekeeping in the Twenty-First Centuryby James Sloan

    Hart Publishing Limited 2011; US$ 111.60

    Since the end of the last century, UN peacekeeping has undergone a fundamental and largely unexamined change. Peacekeeping operations, long expected to use force only in self-defence and to act impartially, are now increasingly relied upon by the Security Council as a means to maintain and restore security within a country. The operations are established... more...

  • San Remo Manual on International Law Applicable to Armed Conflicts at Seaby Louise Doswald-Beck

    Cambridge University Press 1995; US$ 43.00

    Unique contemporary restatement of the law of war at sea, with explanation providing expert commentary. more...