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Enforced settlement of international disputes

  • International Law and Drone Strikes in Pakistanby Sikander Ahmed Shah

    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...

  • Technology and the Law on the Use of Forceby Jackson Maogoto

    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...

  • Writings on Warby Carl Schmitt

    Wiley 2014; US$ 69.95

    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...

  • The Cuban Embargo under International Lawby Nigel D. White

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 125.00

    The United States embargo against Cuba was imposed over fifty years ago initially as a response to the new revolutionary government's seizure of US properties, which was viewed by the US as a violation of international law. However, while sanctions can be legitimate means of enforcing established norms, the Cuban embargo itself appears to be the wrongful... more...

  • Interventionen Revisitedby Bernhard Rinke; Christiane Lammers; Reinhard Meyers; Georg Simonis

    Springer 2014; US$ 39.99

    ?Auch die mit humanitaren Zielen begrundeten Interventionen der jungsten Vergangenheit haben die Vorbehalte nicht beseitigen konnen, die in der Friedensforschung gegen gewaltsame Interventionen in Drittstaaten bestehen. Vor dem Hintergrund einer großeren Interdependenz in einer globalisierten Welt, in der Regierungen universellen Normen unterliegen,... more...

  • Refugee Protection and the Role of Lawby Susan Kneebone; Dallal Stevens; Loretta Baldassar

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 155.00

    Sixty years on from the signing of the Refugee Convention, forced migration and refugee movements continue to raise global concerns for hosting states and regions, for countries of origin, for humanitarian organisations on the ground, and, of course, for the refugee. This edited volume is framed around two themes which go to the core of contemporary... more...

  • Reparation for Victims of Crimes Against Humanityby Jo-Anne M. Wemmers

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 155.00

    Each year, countless people fall victim to crimes against humanity. These include widespread occurrences of systematic murder, torture, rape, disappearances, forced deportation and political persecution. Crimes against humanity constitute an attack on human dignity and as such they violate the human rights of the victim, as well as the laws of humanity.... more...

  • Beihilfenrecht in der Krise - Reform des Beihilfenrechtsby Ulrich Immenga; Torsten Körber

    Nomos Verlagsgesellschaft 2014; US$ 56.86

    Auf der Tagung ?Beihilfenrecht in der Krise ? Reform des Beihilfenrechts? wurden in zwei Blöcken zunächst Potential und Grenzen von Beihilfen und Beihilfenrecht in Krisensituationen am Beispiel der seit 2007 andauernden Finanzkrise ausgelotet und sodann die für 2014 geplante Reform des EU-Beihilfenrechts vorgestellt. Dieser Tagungsband enthält die... more...

  • The United Nations and Collective Securityby Gary Wilson

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 145.00

    This book explores collective security as practiced within the legal framework provided by the United Nations Charter, with a particular focus upon activity undertaken under the auspices of the UN Security Council. Offering a comprehensive analysis it considers the full range of measures which can be utilised by the UN in the performance of its collective... more...

  • Applying International Humanitarian Law in Judicial and Quasi-Judicial Bodiesby Derek Jinks; Jackson N. Maogoto; Solon Solomon

    Springer 2014; US$ 179.00

    The work analyzes the impact and implementation of international humanitarian law in judicial and quasi judicial bodies. Moreover, acknowledging the high impact domestic jurisdictions have in the configuration of international law, the book does not rest only in an analysis of the international jurisprudence, but delves also into the question of how... more...