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The Resource Civilian or combatant? : a challenge for the twenty-first century, Anicée Van Engeland

Civilian or combatant? : a challenge for the twenty-first century, Anicée Van Engeland

Label
Civilian or combatant? : a challenge for the twenty-first century
Title
Civilian or combatant?
Title remainder
a challenge for the twenty-first century
Statement of responsibility
Anicée Van Engeland
Title variation
A challenge for the 21st century
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This title describes how the practice and evolution of warfare have turned international humanitarian law into an enigmatic law that is complex to understand, interpret, and enforce. It identifies the challenges that advocates of international humanitarian law face, which range from genocide, asymmetrical warfare, and terrorism to rape as a weapon. The author demonstrates that this branch of international law is in constant evolution
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Engeland, Anisseh van
Dewey number
341.6/7
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Terrorism and global justice series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Combatants and noncombatants (International law)
Label
Civilian or combatant? : a challenge for the twenty-first century, Anicée Van Engeland
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The distinction between combatants and civilians, a cornerstone of international humanitarian law -- The distinction between civilians and combatants -- Protection afforded to civilians and rights of combatants -- The shift between categories -- Concrete challenges : the evolution of war-asymetric conflicts, terrorism and weapon technology
Control code
ocn740225672
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 172 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199743247
Note
Oxford University Press
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)740225672
Label
Civilian or combatant? : a challenge for the twenty-first century, Anicée Van Engeland
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The distinction between combatants and civilians, a cornerstone of international humanitarian law -- The distinction between civilians and combatants -- Protection afforded to civilians and rights of combatants -- The shift between categories -- Concrete challenges : the evolution of war-asymetric conflicts, terrorism and weapon technology
Control code
ocn740225672
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 172 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199743247
Note
Oxford University Press
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)740225672

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