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- BRILL 2006; US$ 296.00
The Special Court for Sierra Leone was created in 2002 to prosecute ?persons who bear the greatest responsibility? for serious violations of international humanitarian law and Sierra Leonean law in Sierra Leone since 30 November 1996. It started delivering decisions in March 2003 and should complete its work by the end of 2007. The present Digest is... more...
- Zed Books 2006; US$ 23.95
The International Criminal Court has run into serious problems with its first big case - the situation in northern Uganda. There is no doubt that appalling crimes have occurred here. Joseph Konys Lords Resistance Army have abducted thousands, many of them children, and have systematically tortured, raped, maimed and killed their victims.... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2007; US$ 110.00
This book explores how the trial of the entire military command of the Nazi power structure in Italy, prepared by the Allies following the Nuremberg mode, came to be replaced by a few contradictory trials of very minor significance. This resulted in an enormous historical misrepresentation of the Nazi occupation of Italy. more...
- NYU Press 2014; US$ 36.00
In the wake of the Second World War, how were the Allies torespond to the enormous crime of the Holocaust? Even in an ideal world, itwould have been impossible to bring all the perpetrators to trial.Nevertheless, an attempt was made to prosecute some. This book uncovers ten ?forgotten trials? of the Holocaust,selected from the many Nazi trials... more...
- OUP Oxford 2001; US$ 59.99 US$ 51.59
When the Allies tried German war criminals at the end of World War II they were attempting not only to punish the guilty but also to set down a history of Nazism and of what had happened in Europe. Yet as Donald Bloxham shows in this incisive new account the reality was that these proceedings failed: not only did the guilty often escape punishment... more...
- BRILL 2007; US$ 214.00
In this new collection of essays the editors assess the legacy of the Nuremberg Trial asking whether the Trial really did have a civilising influence or if it constituted little more than institutionalised vengeance. Three essays focus particularly on the historical context and involve rich analysis of, for example, the atmospherics of the Trial itself... more...
- BRILL 2003; US$ 207.00
This work focuses particularly on the international and criminal law developments that have taken place in the practice and procedure of the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY). It also covers the ad hoc International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda. more...
- Pen and Sword 2014; US$ 14.50
The Nuremberg Trials were held by the four victorious Allied forces of Great Britain, the USA, France and the USSR in the Palace of Justice, Nuremberg from November 1945 to October 1946. Famous for prosecuting the major German war criminals, they also tried the various groups and organisations that were at the heart of Nazi Germany. This... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 49.95
Transitional justice is a burgeoning field of scholarly inquiry. Yet while the transitional justice literature is replete with claims about the benefits of criminal trials, too often these claims lack an empirical basis and hence remain unproven. While there has been much discussion about whether criminal trials can aid reconciliation, the extent... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 47.95
The Scene of the Mass Crime takes up the unwritten history of the peculiar yet highly visible form of war crimes trials. These trials are the first and continuing site of the interface of law, history and film. From Nuremberg to the contemporary trials in Cambodia, film, in particular, has been crucial both as evidence of atrocity and as the means... more...