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Arcs of Global JusticeEssays in Honour of William A. Schabas

Arcs of Global Justice: Essays in Honour of William A. Schabas

Margaret M. deGuzman and Diane Marie Amann (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780190272654
eISBN:
9780190272685
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190272654.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

Invoking famous words by Martin Luther King Jr.–‘the arc of the moral universe is long, but it bends toward justice’–this volume analyses developments respecting global justice in the decades since ... More

Atrocity Speech LawFoundation, Fragmentation, Fruition

Atrocity Speech Law: Foundation, Fragmentation, Fruition

Gregory S. Gordon

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780190612689
eISBN:
9780190612719
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190612689.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology, Public International Law

Hate speech is widely considered a precondition for mass atrocity. Since World War II a large body of case law has interpreted the key offenses criminalizing such discourse: (1) incitement to ... More

The Collective Responsibility of States to Protect Refugees

The Collective Responsibility of States to Protect Refugees

Agnès Hurwitz

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780199278381
eISBN:
9780191706998
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199278381.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology, Public International Law

In managing the growing number of refugees arriving in the industrialised world, beginning at the end of the 1970s, States have devised increasingly restrictive policies. The objectives of these ... More

Complicity in International Law

Complicity in International Law

Miles Jackson

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780198736936
eISBN:
9780191800511
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198736936.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This book examines how international law prohibits state and individual complicity. Complicity is a derivative form of responsibility that links an accomplice to the wrongdoing of a principal actor. ... More

Confronting the Shadow StateAn International Law Perspective on State Organized Crime

Confronting the Shadow State: An International Law Perspective on State Organized Crime

Henri Decoeur

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
June 2018
ISBN:
9780198823933
eISBN:
9780191862649
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198823933.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This book examines the rules and mechanisms of international law relevant to the suppression of state organized crime, and provides a normative justification for developing international legal ... More

Crimes of TerrorThe Legal and Political Implications of Federal Terrorism Prosecutions

Crimes of Terror: The Legal and Political Implications of Federal Terrorism Prosecutions

Wadie E. Said

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780199969494
eISBN:
9780190234171
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199969494.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

The U.S. government's power to categorize individuals as terrorist suspects and therefore ineligible for certain long-standing constitutional protections has expanded exponentially since 9/11, all ... More

Cyber WarLaw and Ethics for Virtual Conflicts

Cyber War: Law and Ethics for Virtual Conflicts

Jens David Ohlin, Kevin Govern, and Claire Finkelstein (eds)

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780198717492
eISBN:
9780191787041
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198717492.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

Cyberweapons and cyberwarfare are one of the most dangerous innovations of recent years, and a significant threat to national security. Cyberweapons can imperil economic, political, and military ... More

Fairness in International Criminal Trials

Fairness in International Criminal Trials

Yvonne McDermott

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780198739814
eISBN:
9780191802782
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198739814.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This work examines the fair trial standards embraced by the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia, the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda, the Special Court for Sierra ... More

Hong Kong's War Crimes Trials

Hong Kong's War Crimes Trials

Suzannah Linton (ed.)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199643288
eISBN:
9780191749070
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199643288.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

In the aftermath of the Second World War, the British military held forty-six trials in Hong Kong in which 123 defendants, from Japan and Formosa (Taiwan), were tried for war crimes. This book ... More

Humanizing the Laws of WarSelected Writings of Richard Baxter

Humanizing the Laws of War: Selected Writings of Richard Baxter

Richard Baxter

Detlev F. Vagts, Theodor Meron, Stephen M. Schwebel, and Charles Keever (eds)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199680252
eISBN:
9780191760181
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199680252.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This book celebrates the scholarship of Richard Baxter, former Judge of the International Court of Justice and former Professor of International Law at Harvard Law School. The volume brings together ... More

Individual Criminal Responsibility in International Law

Individual Criminal Responsibility in International Law

Elies van Sliedregt

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199560363
eISBN:
9780191738623
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199560363.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This book examines the concept of individual criminal responsibility for serious violations of international law, i.e., aggression, genocide, crimes against humanity, and war crimes. Such crimes are ... More

International Court Authority

International Court Authority

Mikael Rask Madsen

Karen J. Alter and Laurence R. Helfer (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780198795582
eISBN:
9780191836909
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198795582.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

Identifying the “varied authority” of international adjudicators as a common object of inquiry, this book develops a framework to conceptualize and analyze international court authority with the goal ... More

The International Criminal Court and Africa

The International Criminal Court and Africa

Charles Chernor Jalloh and Ilias Bantekas (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
November 2017
ISBN:
9780198810568
eISBN:
9780191847837
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198810568.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

Africa has been at the forefront of contemporary global efforts towards ensuring greater accountability for international crimes. But the continent’s early embrace of international criminal justice ... More

International Criminal Justice at the Yugoslav TribunalA Judge's Recollection

International Criminal Justice at the Yugoslav Tribunal: A Judge's Recollection

Mohamed Shahabuddeen

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199670826
eISBN:
9780191751523
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199670826.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

International criminal justice has undergone rapid recent development. Since the establishment of the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) in 1993, and the International ... More

International Prosecutors

International Prosecutors

Luc Reydams, Jan Wouters, and Cedric Ryngaert (eds)

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199554294
eISBN:
9780191751691
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199554294.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This book examines the prosecution as an institution and a function in a dozen international and hybrid criminal tribunals, from Nuremberg to the International Criminal Court. It is the result of a ... More

The Justice FacadeTrials of Transition in Cambodia

The Justice Facade: Trials of Transition in Cambodia

Alexander Hinton

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780198820949
eISBN:
9780191860607
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198820949.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

Is there a point to international justice? This book explores this question in Cambodia, where Pol Pot’s Khmer Rouge revolutionaries committed genocide and crimes against humanity in an attempt to ... More

The Law of Command Responsibility

The Law of Command Responsibility

Guénaël Mettraux

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780199559329
eISBN:
9780191705304
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199559329.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology, Public International Law

The book studies the law of command or superior responsibility under international law. Born in the aftermath of the Second World War, the doctrine of superior responsibility provides that a military ... More

The Legacy of the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia

The Legacy of the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia

Bert Swart, Alexander Zahar, and Göran Sluiter (eds)

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199573417
eISBN:
9780191728822
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199573417.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

The International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia (ICTY), which is the focus of this book, was established in 1993 and is due to complete its trials by 2011. Easily the most credible and ... More

The Milošević TrialAn Autopsy

The Milošević Trial: An Autopsy

Timothy Waters

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199795840
eISBN:
9780199345274
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199795840.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This book examines the most controversial war crimes trial of the modern era and its contested legacy for the growing fields of international criminal law and post-conflict justice. The international ... More

The Nuremberg Military Tribunals and the Origins of International Criminal Law

The Nuremberg Military Tribunals and the Origins of International Criminal Law

Kevin Jon Heller

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199554317
eISBN:
9780191728624
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199554317.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This book provides a comprehensive legal analysis of the twelve war crimes trials held in the American zone of occupation between 1946 and 1949, collectively known as the Nuremberg Military Tribunals ... More

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