Individual Criminal Responsibility in International Law

Moreover, those who masterminded the crimes may not have actively participated. This book sets out how these people can be held responsible for their crimes by international criminal tribunals.

Individual Criminal Responsibility in International Law

Atrocities such as genocide or crimes against humanity are usually committed by a large number of perpetrators. Moreover, those who masterminded the crimes may not have actively participated. This book sets out how these people can be held responsible for their crimes by international criminal tribunals.

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Individual Criminal Responsibility in International Law
Language: en
Pages: 337
Authors: E. van Sliedregt
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-03 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Atrocities such as genocide or crimes against humanity are usually committed by a large number of perpetrators. Moreover, those who masterminded the crimes may not have actively participated. This book sets out how these people can be held responsible for their crimes by international criminal tribunals.
Individual Criminal Responsibility in International Law
Language: en
Pages: 376
Authors: Elies van Sliedregt
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-03-01 - Publisher: OUP Oxford

This book examines the concept of individual criminal responsibility for serious violations of international law, i.e. aggression, genocide, crimes against humanity and war crimes. Such crimes are rarely committed by single individuals. Rather, international crimes generally connote a plurality of offenders, particularly in the execution of the crimes, which are
Crimes of Business in International Law
Language: en
Pages: 400
Authors: Thomas M. Schmidt
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-12-31 - Publisher: Nomos Verlag

Die Prävention von Wirtschaftstätigkeit, die zu schwersten Menschenrechtsverletzungen beiträgt, ist für die internationale Gemeinschaft von hoher Bedeutung. Der Verfasser entwirft Wege zur Begründung individueller strafrechtlicher Verantwortlichkeit für das Bereitstellen von Infrastruktur-, Finanz- und sonstigen Mitteln zur Begehung von Verbrechen gemäß dem Römischen Statut des Internationalen Strafgerichtshofs. Das Werk macht dafür
Accountability for Human Rights Atrocities in International Law
Language: en
Pages: 435
Authors: Steven R. Ratner, Jason S. Abrams
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

The fall of dictatorial regimes and the eruption of civil conflicts around the world have resulted in individuals being held accountable for human rights atrocities. This text details the promise and limitations of international law as a means of enforcing human rights and humanitarian law.
Postgenocide
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Klejda Mulaj
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-03-15 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

This volume introduces 'postgenocide' as a novel approach to study genocide and its effects after mass killing has ended. It investigates how the material violence of genocide translates into contests over memory, remembrance, and laws, and the re-imagining of political community. Contributions come from academics across a broad range of