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Author Gallant, Kenneth S., 1951-

Title The principle of legality in international and comparative criminal law / Kenneth S. Gallant
Published Cambridge, UK : Cambridge University Press, 2009
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Description 1 online resource (xxi, 603 pages)
Series Cambridge studies in international and comparative law
Cambridge studies in international and comparative law. New series.
Contents Legality in criminal law, its purposes, and its competitors -- A partial history to World War II -- Nuremberg, Tokyo, and other Post-War cases -- Modern development of international human rights law : practice involving multilateral treaties and the Universal Declaration of Human Rights -- Modern comparative law development : national provisions concerning legality -- Legality in the modern international and internationalized criminal courts and in the UN Trust Territories -- Legality as a rule of customary international law today
Summary This 2009 text was the first modern book-length study of the status of legality in international criminal law, international human rights law, and comparative law
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Criminal jurisdiction.
Criminal law.
Human rights.
International crimes.
International criminal courts.
Form Electronic book
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