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Targeted Sanctions, Counterterrorism, and Strategic Peacebuilding

George A. Lopez and David Cortright

in Strategies of Peace

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780195395914
eISBN:
9780199776801
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195395914.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The development and reform of smart sanctions makes them a critical element of strategic peacebuilding, specifically in their ability to restrict war and to counter terrorism. Lopez and Cortright ... More


Securing Human Rights?: Achievements and Challenges of the UN Security Council

Bardo Fassbender (ed.)

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199641499
eISBN:
9780191732218
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199641499.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Human Rights and Immigration

The contributions to this book, which are based on lectures delivered at the Academy of European Law in Florence, take a closer look at the two sides of the United Nations Security Council's ... More


Security Council Targeted Sanctions and Human Rights

Annalisa Ciampi

in Securing Human Rights?: Achievements and Challenges of the UN Security Council

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199641499
eISBN:
9780191732218
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199641499.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter addresses a practice of the Security Council which has been sharply criticized because of its negative effects on human rights — ‘targeted sanctions’ imposed on individuals in the form ... More


Responses to Threats

Alexander Orakhelashvili

in Collective Security

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199579846
eISBN:
9780191725302
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199579846.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter focuses on measures that collective security institutions take to address threats. Chapter 5 begins with addressing the Security Council's sanctions competence, including the ... More


The International Community Response

Peter Wallensteen, Erik Melander, and Frida Möller

in The Slippery Slope to Genocide: Reducing Identity Conflicts and Preventing Mass Murder

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199791743
eISBN:
9780199919222
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199791743.003.0015
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This chapter establishes a close link between genocide and civil war since 1945: Civil wars threaten to unleash genocidal forces. Thus, containing civil war becomes important in preventing genocide. ... More


Reviewing Security Council Measures in the Light of International Human Rights Principles

Salvatore Zappalà

in Securing Human Rights?: Achievements and Challenges of the UN Security Council

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199641499
eISBN:
9780191732218
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199641499.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter presents a critical account of the Security Council's involvement in human rights matters since the early 1990s from a legal perspective. The Council has often operated outside the ... More


Human Rights Considerations and the Enforcement of Targeted Sanctions in Europe: The Emergence of Core Standards of Judicial Protection

Erika de Wet

in Securing Human Rights?: Achievements and Challenges of the UN Security Council

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199641499
eISBN:
9780191732218
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199641499.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter analyses decisions of European courts pertaining to the targeted sanctions provided for in Security Council Resolutions 1267 (1999) and 1373 (2001). The focuses of attention are the Kadi ... More


Economic Sanctions

James Pattison

in The Alternatives to War: From Sanctions to Nonviolence

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
July 2018
ISBN:
9780198755203
eISBN:
9780191816567
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198755203.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter considers the case for economic sanctions, both targeted and comprehensive. It challenges the prevailing view on the morality of economic sanctions, which holds that sanctions (including ... More


Disobeying the Security Council: Countermeasures against Wrongful Sanctions

Antonios Tzanakopoulos

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199600762
eISBN:
9780191725210
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199600762.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This book examines how the United Nations Security Council, in exercising its power to impose binding non-forcible measures (‘sanctions’) under Article 41 of the UN Charter, may violate international ... More


Conclusion

Lee Jones

in Societies Under Siege: Exploring How International Economic Sanctions (Do Not) Work

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780198749325
eISBN:
9780191813443
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198749325.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The Conclusion compares findings across the three cases, identifying some general propositions about the mechanisms through which sanctions operate and the limitations of their coercive and ... More


Introduction

Bardo Fassbender

in Securing Human Rights?: Achievements and Challenges of the UN Security Council

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199641499
eISBN:
9780191732218
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199641499.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This introductory chapter aims at providing a framework for this book which deals with different aspects of the issue of human rights and the UN Security Council. On the one hand, the Security ... More


Myanmar: Sanctioning Military Rule

Lee Jones

in Societies Under Siege: Exploring How International Economic Sanctions (Do Not) Work

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780198749325
eISBN:
9780191813443
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198749325.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Chapter 3 presents a case study of sanctions against Myanmar from the 1990s to the 2010s. It shows that sanctions did not generate Myanmar’s transition from military rule in 2011. The balance of ... More


Money and Modern Exile

Marieke de Goede

in Speculative Security: The Politics of Pursuing Terrorist Monies

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816675890
eISBN:
9781452947723
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816675890.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter focuses on what has run as a red thread throughout the preceding chapters: current practices of asset freezing and blacklisting, which have become key practices through which the ... More


The Potential Role of the UN Security Council in the Suppression of State Organized Crime

Henri Decoeur

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

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
June 2018
ISBN:
9780198823933
eISBN:
9780191862649
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198823933.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

Chapter 7 discusses the potential role of the UN Security Council in the suppression of state organized crime. It suggests that in situations involving armed violence or a terrorist threat, state ... More


The Policy Effects of the Decisions of European Courts on Targeted Sanctions: Whither Human Rights?

Kushtrim Istrefi

in How International Law Works in Times of Crisis

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
November 2019
ISBN:
9780198849667
eISBN:
9780191883941
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198849667.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter examines the policy effects of decisions by European courts on Security Council targeted sanctions as regards the two concerns that triggered their judicial responses, namely due process ... More


Emergency Powers of the UN Security Council: Law Making and Law Breaking in Counter-terrorism

Christian Kreuder-Sonnen

in Emergency Powers of International Organizations: Between Normalization and Containment

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780198832935
eISBN:
9780191871337
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198832935.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Chapter 4 applies the proportionality model to two cases of IO exceptionalism at the United Nations (UN) Security Council. First, it explains the normalization of the Council’s self-asserted ... More


‘The United Nations Has No Intelligence’

Simon Chesterman

in One Nation Under Surveillance: A New Social Contract to Defend Freedom Without Sacrificing Liberty

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
February 2015
ISBN:
9780199674954
eISBN:
9780191803703
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199674954.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This chapter examines how the response to transnational threats has led to a reassessment of how intelligence can be shared through international organisations, with particular reference to the ... More


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


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