Accountability of Armed Opposition Groups in International Law by Liesbeth Zegveld
Look inside with Google Book Preview
Accountability of Armed Opposition Groups in International Law
By Liesbeth Zegveld

Accountability of Armed Opposition Groups in International Law

By (author) See other recent books by Liesbeth Zegveld
Series edited by James Crawford See other recent books by James Crawford See other recent books by John Bell
Format: Hardback

Normal Price: $255.00
Your Price: $229.50 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $25.50! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $11.48 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available Available to Backorder, No Due Date for Supply



Accountability of Armed Opposition Groups in International Law by Liesbeth Zegveld

Book Description

Who is accountable under international law for the acts committed by armed opposition groups? In today's world the majority of political conflicts involve non-state actors attempting to exert political influence (such as overthrowing a government or bringing about secession). Notwithstanding their impact on the course of events, however, we often know little about these groups, and even less about how to treat their actions legally. In this award-winning scholarship, Liesbeth Zegveld examines the need to legally identify the parties involved when internal conflicts arise, and the reality of their demands for rights. Her study draws upon international humanitarian law, human rights law and international criminal law to consider a fundamental question: who is accountable for the acts committed by non-state actors, or for the failure to prevent or repress these acts? This study will be of interest to academics, postgraduate students and professionals involved with armed conflict and international relations.

Buy Accountability of Armed Opposition Groups in International Law book by Liesbeth Zegveld from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.


Book Details

ISBN: 9780521811309
ISBN-10: 0521811309
Format: Hardback
(228mm x 152mm x 21mm)
Pages: 292
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 25-Jul-2002
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Other Editions...


Books By Author Liesbeth Zegveld

Constraints on the Waging of War by Liesbeth Zegveld Constraints on the Waging of War, Paperback (July 2011)

An overview of the basic features of the law of armed conflict.

Accountability of Armed Opposition Groups in International Law by Liesbeth Zegveld Accountability of Armed Opposition Groups in International Law, Paperback (December 2007)

A discussion of issues of accountability in international law of internal armed groups.

» View all books by Liesbeth Zegveld

Reviews

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Accountability of Armed Opposition Groups in International Law book by Liesbeth Zegveld and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)

Write a book review


Author Biography - Liesbeth Zegveld

LIESBETH ZEGVELD practises as an international and criminal lawyer. In 1998, she received a Fulbright Scholarship to do research at New York University and the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights in Washington, D.C. For her dissertation on armed opposition groups she received the degree 'cum laude' and The Netherlands' Human Rights Award, 2000. She is the co-author, with Frits Kalshocven, of the third edition of Constraints on the waging of war: an introduction to international humanitarian law (ICRC 2001).

Boomerang Bucks close

For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.

Recent books by Liesbeth Zegveld close
Constraints on the Waging of War by Liesbeth Zegveld
Constraints on the Waging of War by Liesbeth Zegveld
Accountability of Armed Opposition Groups in International Law by Liesbeth Zegveld
»
Recent books by James Crawford close
Betrayal at the Carlisle by James Crawford
Fallen Glory by James Crawford
Fallen Glory by James Crawford
State Responsibility by James Crawford
Scotland's Landscapes by James Crawford
State Responsibility by James Crawford
Recognition in International Law by James Crawford
Brownlie's Principles of Public International Law by James Crawford
ICSID Reports: Volume 16 by James Crawford
Cambridge Companion to International Law by James Crawford
Select Proceedings of the European Society of International Law by James Crawford
Cambridge Companion to International Law by James Crawford
ICSID Reports by James Crawford
Development without Destruction by James Crawford
Law of International Responsibility by James Crawford
ICSID Reports by James Crawford
ICSID Reports by James Crawford
Threat of Force in International Law by James Crawford
International Refugee Law and Socio-economic Rights by James Crawford
Interpretation and Revision of International Boundary Decisions by James Crawford
»
Recent books by John Bell close
Public Law Adjudication in Common Law Systems by John Bell
Book by John Bell
Lyon Township by John Bell
10 Print CHR#(205.5+RND(1)); : Goto 10 by John Bell
European Legal Development by John Bell
Routledge Companion to Puppetry and Material Performance by John Bell
Travels from St Petersburg in Russia, to Diverse Parts of Asia by John Bell
Travels from St. Petersburg in Russia, to Diverse Parts of Asia by John Bell
Routledge Companion to Puppetry and Material Performance by John Bell
Rhythm and Meaning in Shakespeare by John Bell
A+ Solution by John Bell
American Puppet Modernism by John Bell
Wattle Tree by John Bell
On Shakespeare by John Bell
Rebels on the Great Lakes by John Bell
Judiciaries within Europe by John Bell
Creating School Cultures That Embrace Learning by John Bell
American Puppet Modernism by John Bell
Principles of French Law by John Bell
Principles of French Law by John Bell
»
BoomerangBooks.com.au close