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Title International criminal justice : critical perspectives and new challenges / George Andreopoulos, Rosemary Barberet, James P. Levine, editors
Published New York ; London : Springer, [2011]
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Description 1 online resource (xviii, 198 pages)
Contents International Criminal Justice; Foreword; Introduction; Contents; Contributors; It Counts, But Only When It Does Not Matter? Evolving Standards of Decency and the Lawof Other Countries; Just War Claims: Historical Theory, Abu Ghraib, and Transgressive Rhetoric; Policing the Human: Lawfare and Humanitarianism; The Big Chill: First Amendment Protections and the War on Terror; Terrorism: The Dilemma of Response; Divided We Stand? American and European Perspectives in the Fight Against Transnational Terrorism1; United Nations Counterterrorist Strategies and Human Rights
Summary In recent years, justice-related and human rights issues have figured more and more prominently on the international political agenda. This expansion of the justice space is a product of a growing demand for accountability in world politics. Whether the issue is addressing heinous crimes such as genocide, war crimes and crimes against humanity in situations of armed conflict, confronting the inability or reluctance of governments to protect their own populations, or responding to the challenges posed by transnational terrorism; the international community has witnessed the proliferation of ins
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject International criminal law -- Congresses.
Criminal procedure (International law) -- Congresses.
Criminal justice, Administration of -- Congresses.
International crimes -- Congresses.
International cooperation -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Andreopoulos, George J.
Barberet, Rosemary.
Levine, James P.
ISBN 1441911014 (alk. paper)
1441911022 (electronic bk.)
9781441911018 (alk. paper)
9781441911025 (electronic bk.)