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International Criminal Law

Andrew Altman and Christopher Heath Wellman

in A Liberal Theory of International Justice

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780199564415
eISBN:
9780191721434
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199564415.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory, International Relations and Politics

The development of a system of international criminal law is especially important so that instances of widespread or systematic human rights abuses may be prosecuted before tribunals other than those ... More


Conclusions

Patricia Owens

in Between War and Politics: International Relations and the Thought of Hannah Arendt

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780199299362
eISBN:
9780191715051
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199299362.003.0009
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory, International Relations and Politics

Arendt's apparent exclusion of violence from politics — her definitionally-enforced distinction — actually linked politics and war together in a historically and conceptually rich relationship. She ... More


Justice and Reconciliation: The Rule of Law in Post-Conflict Territories

Simon Chesterman

in You, The People: The United Nations, Transitional Administration, and State-Building

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
April 2004
ISBN:
9780199263486
eISBN:
9780191600999
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199263485.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

How can faith in local institutions — most importantly the rule of law — be supported? In many situations, the very laws to be enforced will themselves be controversial, as Serb laws were in ... More


Libya, the “Responsibility to Protect,” and the New Moral Minimum

Michael W. Doyle

in The Question of Intervention: John Stuart Mill and the Responsibility to Protect

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780300172638
eISBN:
9780300210781
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300172638.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The chapter examines the legal and doctrinal sources of the responsibility to protect people from war crimes, crimes against humanity, ethnic cleansing, and genocide. It explores its practice, most ... More


Humanitarian Intervention

D. J. B. Trim

in The Changing Character of War

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780199596737
eISBN:
9780191803543
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199596737.003.0009
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory, International Relations and Politics

This chapter examines military humanitarian interventions spurred by concerns about ‘crimes against humanity’ or ‘mass atrocity crimes’. It begins by discussing early-modern precedents of ... More


Introduction

Serena K. Sharma and Jennifer M. Welsh

in The Responsibility to Prevent: Overcoming the Challenges of Atrocity Prevention

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
October 2015
ISBN:
9780198717782
eISBN:
9780191787294
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198717782.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Despite a groundswell of public interest in R2P and an outpouring of academic literature on the subject, the preventive component of R2P is commonly approached through the lens of conflict prevention ... More


The Responsibility to Prevent: Overcoming the Challenges of Atrocity Prevention

Serena K. Sharma and Jennifer M. Welsh (eds)

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
October 2015
ISBN:
9780198717782
eISBN:
9780191787294
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198717782.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Drawing on contributions from an international group of academics and practitioners, this edited collection seeks to improve our knowledge of how to operationalize the responsibility to prevent ... More


US Foreign Policy on Transitional Justice

Annie R. Bird

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199338412
eISBN:
9780190236588
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199338412.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Since the end of the Cold War, the United States has been a key driver of transitional justice. It has provided crucial political backing, as well as technical and financial assistance for trials, ... More


Introduction

Annie R. Bird

in US Foreign Policy on Transitional Justice

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199338412
eISBN:
9780190236588
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199338412.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter introduces the study with a discussion about the pivotal role that the United States has played in transitional justice. It then outlines the argument and the book’s methodology. In ... More


Conclusion

Annie R. Bird

in US Foreign Policy on Transitional Justice

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199338412
eISBN:
9780190236588
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199338412.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Considering the extent of US involvement, and the lack of attention in the literature to its role, this empirical, systematic account of US foreign policy on transitional justice offers an important ... More


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