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  • Gulf War Reparations and the UN Compensation Commissionby Cymie Payne; Peter Sand

    Oxford University Press 2011; US$ 169.99

    In Gulf War Reparations and the UN Compensation Commission: Environmental Liability, experts who held leadership positions with the UNCC draw on their experience with the institution and provide a comprehensive view of the United Nations Compensation Comission and its work in the aftermath of the Gulf War. more...

  • Civilian or Combatant?by Anicee Van Engeland

    Oxford University Press 2011; US$ 94.99

    In Civilian or Combatant?: A Challenge for the 21st Century , Anic?e Van Engeland analyzes claims that international humanitarian law has been stretched to the extremes and cannot respond to the major challenges that the world faces, in particular, when it comes to the distinction between civilians and combatants. Van Engeland responds to these claims... more...

  • The War Crime of Child Soldier Recruitmentby Julie McBride

    T.M.C. Asser Press 2013; US$ 106.40

    This book examines the development of the crime of recruiting, conscripting or using children for participation in armed conflict. It includes a critical discussion of the very first International Criminal Court  trial and judgment. more...

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

    T.M.C. Asser Press 2014; US$ 134.53

    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...

  • Rules of Riotby James E. Bond

    Princeton University Press 2015; US$ 41.95 US$ 38.17

    Riots, insurrections, guerrilla movements, civil wars—all forms of internal conflict are increasing throughout the world. The conditions that breed domestic violence in the Third World persist, and events in Ulster and Quebec have shown that more advanced industrial countries are not immune from civil disorder. The subject of James E. Bond's book—how... more...

  • Repatriierungby Rolando Rossi

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2014; US$ 5.12

    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...

  • Yearbook of International Humanitarian Law 2013by Terry D. Gill; Robin Geiß; Robert Heinsch; Tim McCormack; Christophe Paulussen; Jessica Dorsey

    T.M.C. Asser Press 2014; US$ 134.53

    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...

  • International Law and Post-Conflict Reconstruction Policyby Matthew Saul; James A. Sweeney

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 54.95

    The trend for international engagement in post-conflict reconstruction has produced a host of best-practice postulates on topics such as local involvement in decision-making, accountability for past atrocities, sensitivity to context, and the construction of democratic institutions of governance. International law has potential relevance for many... more...

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

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 44.95

    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...

  • Counter-Terrorism and Beyondby Andrew Lynch; Nicola McGarrity; George Williams

    Taylor and Francis 2010; US$ 54.95

    This book considers the increasing trend towards a ‘culture of control’ in democratic countries. The post-9/11 counter-terrorism laws in nations such as the USA, the UK, Canada and Australia provide a stark demonstration of this trend. These laws share a focus on the pre-emption of crime, restrictions on the right to liberty of non-suspects, limited... more...