What Is War?

An Investigation in the Wake of 9/11

Edited by Mary Ellen O'Connell

Status: 
€207,00
$254.00
ISBN13: 
9789004172340
E-ISBN: 
9789047425816
Publication Date: 
May 2012
Format: 
Hardback
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Pages, Illustr.: 
xxiv, 496 pp.
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ISSN: 
1389-6776
Volume: 
37

Edited by Gregory Rose, Professor of Law at the University of Wollongong, Australia and Bruce Oswald, Associate Professor and Director of the Asia Pacific Centre for Military Law at the University of Melbourne School of Law.

In Detention of Non-State Actors engaged in Hostilities: The Future Law Rose and Oswald explore the armed forces’ international legal obligations for management of detainees who are insurgents, saboteurs or terrorists in asymmetrical armed conflicts.
Series: 
Volume: 
49
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004310636
E-ISBN: 
9789004310643
Publication date: 
August 2016
€165,00
$198.00

By Dr Georgina Fitzpatrick, Prof. Tim McCormack (Melbourne Law School/University of Tasmania Law School) and Dr Narrelle Morris (Curtin Law School/Melbourne Law School).

This unique volume provides a detailed analysis of Australia’s 300 war crimes trials of principally Japanese accused conducted in the immediate aftermath of the Second World War.
Series: 
Volume: 
48
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004292048
Publication date: 
August 2016
€325,00
$390.00

Heike Niebergall-Lackner

The study examines the treatment and protection provided to deserters under human rights law, international humanitarian law and refugee law in international armed conflicts. These questions are discussed in view of the legal duties of soldiers and their criminal responsibility under...
Series: 
Volume: 
47
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004308831
E-ISBN: 
9789004308848
Publication date: 
February 2016
€145,00
$188.00

Simone Hutter

In Starvation as a Weapon Simone Hutter explores the legality of state policies using deliberate starvation as a means to an end against the own population under international human rights law and humanitarian law.
Series: 
Volume: 
46
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004288560
E-ISBN: 
9789004288577
Publication date: 
June 2015
€135,00
$188.00

Nina Burri

In Bravery or Bravado? The Protection of News Providers in Armed Conflict, Nina Burri offers the first comprehensive analysis on how international law protects professional and citizen journalists, photographers, cameramen and their support staff during times of war.
Series: 
Volume: 
45
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004288843
E-ISBN: 
9789004288850
Publication date: 
June 2015
€200,00
$259.00

Sigrid Mehring

In First Do No harm: Medical Ethics in International Humanitarian Law Sigrid Mehring provides a comprehensive overview of the legal and ethical framework guiding physicians in armed conflict. Due to its timeliness, the book is invaluable to practitioners and legal scholars alike.
Series: 
Volume: 
44
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004279155
E-ISBN: 
9789004279162
Publication date: 
November 2014
€200,00
$259.00

Edited by David W. Lovell

The need for robust investigations into military operational incidents is critical to the proper functioning of militaries and to international justice. Investigating Operational Incidents explores the many challenges surrounding such investigations, the emerging international law, and its likely...
Series: 
Volume: 
43
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004277090
E-ISBN: 
9789004277106
Publication date: 
November 2014
€130,00
$181.00

Róisín Sarah Burke

In Sexual Exploitation and Abuse by UN Military Contingents: Moving Beyond the Current Status Quo and Responsibility under International law Róisín Burke explores the difficulty of dealing with sexual offences committed by UN military contingent personnel.
Series: 
Volume: 
42
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004208476
E-ISBN: 
9789004208483
Publication date: 
June 2014
€186,00
$243.00

Edited by Dan Saxon

"This book, edited by Dan Saxon, formerly of Cambridge University, is an important contribution to the literature on the relationship between law, war, and technology" (From the Foreword by Professor Michael N. Schmitt).
Series: 
Volume: 
41
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004229488
E-ISBN: 
9789004229495
Publication date: 
March 2013
€178,00
$229.00

Jadranka Petrovic

Based on the study of the Old Bridge of Mostar, this book concerns the adequacy of the international humanitarian law regime relating to the targeting and destruction of immovable cultural property in armed conflict at both normative and enforcement level.
Series: 
Volume: 
40
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004210288
E-ISBN: 
9789004235540
Publication date: 
November 2012
€178,00
$229.00

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