International Crime and Punishment: A Guide to the Issues
  • International Crime and Punishment: A Guide to the Issues
  • International Crime and Punishment: A Guide to the Issues

International Crime and Punishment: A Guide to the Issues

by James Larry Taulbee
     
 

ISBN-10: 0313355886

ISBN-13: 9780313355882

Pub. Date: 06/30/2009

Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated

The basics of international criminal law, how it is actually enforced, and the arguments it has provoked are all introduced in a book that is as current as the headline news.

• Tables

• List of treaties

• Chronology

• Glossary

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Overview

The basics of international criminal law, how it is actually enforced, and the arguments it has provoked are all introduced in a book that is as current as the headline news.

• Tables

• List of treaties

• Chronology

• Glossary

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780313355882
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date:
06/30/2009
Series:
Contemporary Military, Strategic, and Security Issues Series
Pages:
246
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

Ch. 1 Setting the Stage: Defining an International Crime 1

Ch. 2 Setting the Stage II: Concepts and General Principles 25

Ch. 3 Courts, Tribunals, and Other Adjudicatory Bodies 49

Ch. 4 Crimes against Humanity 86

Ch. 5 Genocide 111

Ch. 6 War Crimes: International Humanitarian Law 137

Ch. 7 Prosecution and Defense in International Courts 162

Ch. 8 Transnational Crimes: Piracy, Slavery, Terrorism, and Torture 193

Glossary of Latin Terms 221

Bibliography and Resources 223

Cases 235

Treaties and Conventions 239

Index 243

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