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The Justice Dilemma

Daniel Krcmaric

in The Justice Dilemma: Leaders and Exile in an Era of Accountability

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781501750212
eISBN:
9781501750236
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501750212.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Security Studies

This chapter analyses the theory about the justice dilemma and derives testable hypotheses on how international justice shapes patterns of exile, civil war duration, and mass killing onset. It offers ... More


Conclusion: An Integrated Framework for Atrocity Crime Prevention

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/9780198717782.003.0014
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter presents an integrated framework for atrocity crime prevention, and is divided into four main sections. The first revisits the principal assumptions guiding our research and evaluate ... More


The Justice Dilemma: Leaders and Exile in an Era of Accountability

Daniel Krcmaric

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781501750212
eISBN:
9781501750236
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501750212.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Security Studies

Abusive leaders are now held accountable for their crimes in a way that was unimaginable just a few decades ago. What are the consequences of this recent push for international justice? This book ... More


Genocides and Other Mass Atrocities: A Law and Economics Approach

Jurgen Brauer, Charles H. Anderton, and David Schap

in Economic Aspects of Genocides, Other Mass Atrocities, and Their Preventions

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780199378296
eISBN:
9780199378319
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199378296.003.0027
Subject:
Economics and Finance, International

The chapter reviews examples of legal instruments and institutions related to atrocity crimes such as genocide. It then discusses the efficiency, or lack thereof, of domestic and international law, ... More


The Road Ahead: Does International Justice Work?

Theodor Meron

in Standing Up for Justice: The Challenges of Trying Atrocity Crimes

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780198863434
eISBN:
9780191895852
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198863434.003.0013
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter assesses whether international justice works. When the ICTY was established by the U.N. Security Council in 1993, followed by the establishment of the ICTR in 1994, to try individuals ... More


The Impact of the War Crimes Tribunals on Corporate Liability for Atrocity Crimes under US Law

David Scheffer

in Corporate Social Responsibility?: Human Rights in the New Global Economy

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780226244273
eISBN:
9780226244440
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226244440.003.0007
Subject:
Anthropology, Anthropology, Global

Federal courts resort to the jurisprudence of the international war crimes tribunals to interpret and enforce the Alien Tort Statute (ATS) against individuals and corporations. This practice ... More


The Responsibility to Prevent Atrocity Crimes: Drawing Lessons from International Intervention in Burundi

Walter Lotze and Alexandra Martins

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/9780198717782.003.0010
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

In the absence of agreed normative frameworks and the development of tools aimed specifically at preventing and addressing atrocity crimes, international engagement in Burundi from 1972 to 2005 ... More


Responsibility to Protect in International Criminal Law: The Case of the Genocide against the Rohingya

Jobair Alam

in Postgenocide: Interdisciplinary Reflections on the Effects of Genocide

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
July 2021
ISBN:
9780192895189
eISBN:
9780191915949
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780192895189.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter considers the worst contemporary state-led prosecution of a minority group, which amounts to genocide, namely the Rohingya. It examines the atrocity crimes committed against them under ... More


Criminal Structures

Kate Ferguson

in Architectures of Violence: The Command Structures of Modern Mass Atrocities, from Yugoslavia to Syria

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2021
ISBN:
9780190949624
eISBN:
9780197583319
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190949624.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, Conflict Politics and Policy

Mass atrocity crimes are inherently political. They are, above all, about power. The architectures this book explores are similar in many respects to those of mafias and organised crime. There is a ... More


Mass Atrocity Crimes and Human Rights Discourse at the UN Security Council: Three Case StudiesBruno Stagno-Ugarte

Bruno Stagno-Ugarte

in Talking International Law: Legal Argumentation Outside the Courtroom

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9780197588437
eISBN:
9780197588468
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197588437.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter analyzes the use, abuse, or nonuse of legal discourse by key actors within the UN Security Council. Focusing on the crimes enshrined in the Rome Statute of the International Criminal ... More


R2P and the Emergence of Responsibilities Across Borders

Alex J. Bellamy and Blagovesta Tacheva

in The State and Cosmopolitan Responsibilities

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780198800613
eISBN:
9780191840098
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198800613.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Political Theory

This chapter examines the nature of the international responsibilities entailed by the ‘Responsibility to Protect’ (R2P) principle and explores to what extent these responsibilities are recognized in ... More


The Maintenance of International Peace and Security through Prevention of Atrocity Crimes: The Question of Cooperation between the UN and Regional Arrangements

Adama Dieng

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

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780190272654
eISBN:
9780190272685
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190272654.003.0025
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter focuses on the role and responsibility of the Security Council to maintain international peace and security through the prevention of atrocity crimes, as reflected in the World Summit ... More


On the Economics of Genocides, Other Mass Atrocities, and Their Prevention

Charles H. Anderton and Jurgen Brauer

in Economic Aspects of Genocides, Other Mass Atrocities, and Their Preventions

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780199378296
eISBN:
9780199378319
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199378296.003.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, International

This chapter introduces the edited book, Economic Aspects of Genocides, Other Mass Atrocities, and Their Prevention, by highlighting key theoretical, empirical, case study, and policy perspectives on ... More


Constructing an Architecture of Atrocity: The Serbian Model

Kate Ferguson

in Architectures of Violence: The Command Structures of Modern Mass Atrocities, from Yugoslavia to Syria

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2021
ISBN:
9780190949624
eISBN:
9780197583319
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190949624.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, Conflict Politics and Policy

The visible participation of paramilitaries in Serbia from 1991 succeeded in simultaneously downplaying the capacity (and intent) of the Serbian irregulars while exaggerating the capabilities of the ... More


Introduction

T. Markus Funk

in Victims' Rights and Advocacy at the International Criminal Court

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780199941469
eISBN:
9780190236700
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199941469.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology, Public International Law

War and its accompanying atrocities have been part of the human experience since the earliest days of man. Although the refined, reassuring language of modernity and diplomacy may now ring familiar, ... More


Architectures of Violence: The Command Structures of Modern Mass Atrocities, from Yugoslavia to Syria

Kate Ferguson

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2021
ISBN:
9780190949624
eISBN:
9780197583319
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190949624.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Conflict Politics and Policy

Paramilitary or irregular units have been involved in practically every case of identity-based mass violence in the modern world, but detailed analysis of these dynamics is rare. Exploring the case ... More


Holding a Pre-Trial Evidentiary Hearing to Establish the Historic Record

T. Markus Funk

in Victims' Rights and Advocacy at the International Criminal Court

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780199941469
eISBN:
9780190236700
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199941469.003.0010
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology, Public International Law

Whatever one may say about the impact of international justice and international trials when it comes to deterring future perpetrators of atrocity crimes, one of the clear benefits of such ... More


A Legacy of Abuse and Suffering Leads to the Birth of the ICC

T. Markus Funk

in Victims' Rights and Advocacy at the International Criminal Court

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780199941469
eISBN:
9780190236700
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199941469.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology, Public International Law

The well-documented “Road to Rome,” a common reference to the ICC’s founding Rome Statute, was as long as it was serpentine. Well before lawyers and politicians gathered in the 1990s to begin the ... More


International Criminal Justice History Writing as Anachronism: The Past that Did Not Lead to the Present

Frédéric Mégret

in The New Histories of International Criminal Law: Retrials

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780198829638
eISBN:
9780191868153
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198829638.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter focuses on the extent to which the contemporary project of international criminal justice cannot easily lay claim to what it imagines to be its past, because that past, despite ... More


An Architecture of Opportunism: The Croatian Model

Kate Ferguson

in Architectures of Violence: The Command Structures of Modern Mass Atrocities, from Yugoslavia to Syria

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2021
ISBN:
9780190949624
eISBN:
9780197583319
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190949624.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, Conflict Politics and Policy

The irregular dynamics that emerged with the support of Croatian state structures may not have been either as planned or as efficient as their Serbian counterparts, but pro-Croat paramilitary groups ... More


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