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The future of international humanitarian law

intensive course

by Richard Goldstone

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Published by Faculty of Law, University of Toronto in [Toronto] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Human rights,
  • Crimes against humanity,
  • Genocide,
  • International crimes

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRichard Goldstone
    ContributionsUniversity of Toronto. Faculty of Law
    The Physical Object
    Pagination559 p. ;
    Number of Pages559
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26489271M
    OCLC/WorldCa225724836

    a International Humanitarian Law; b International Human Rights Law, and; c International Refugee Law. While international humanitarian law regulates the protec-tion of persons and the conduct of hostilities in armed conflict, international human rights law imposes standards that govern-ments must abide by in their treatment of persons both in.   Crucially, the contributions highlight the lessons to be learnt for future challenges in the development of international humanitarian law. This book will be of particular interest to scholars and students of international law, but also to practitioners working in the field of international humanitarian law at both governmental and non Author: Melissa Hyland.

    McCormack, T, Revisiting Challenges to International Humanitarian Law, Doing Peace the Rights Way: Essays in International Law and Relations in Honour of Louise Arbour, Intersentia, F Lafontaine and F Larocque (ed), Cambridge, pp. Author: T McCormack. [Harold Hongju Koh is Sterling Professor of International Law at Yale Law School. This post is a response to the recent Trump Administration and International Law Symposium hosted on Opinio Juris.] Can international law save itself from Donald Trump? Since Election Night , that question has haunted me across many issue areas. Professor Craig Martin and the Washburn .

      This book critically analyses the intervention in Libya arguing that the manner in which the intervention was sanctioned, prosecuted and justified has a number of troubling implications for the both the future of humanitarian . 2 Humanitarian Principles and International Law to protect,” which affirms the centrality of the state as the protector of its people but also sets out a series of measures to be taken by the File Size: KB.


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