Testing the Boundaries of International Humanitarian Law

Edited by: Susan C Breau, Agnieszka Jachec-Neale

This collection of essays comes as the first British Institute of International and Comparative Law publication in the field of international humanitarian law in over a dozen years. This new book explores the important and topical subject of 21st century conflict and the implications for international humanitarian law. The areas covered include in-depth analysis of topical issues such as terrorism and complex security situations, legal fault-lines, contemporary warfare, post-conflict management, and in problems relative to occupation, interrelations between humanitarian law, and human rights. A special section is dedicated to the creation and role of the Iraqi Special Tribunal.


343 pages

Publication Date: 3/1/2006
Format: Paper
ISBN: 9780903067997