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Brill Academic Publishers (Boston, MA) has published "The New Challenges of Humanitarian Law in Armed Conflicts," a new book that offers analysis and commentary on humanitarian law in armed conflicts. It covers the International Court of Justice and ad hoc tribunals created by the U.N. and analyzes the general aspects of field including the relationship between jus in bello and jus ad bellum, the principles of universal and international jurisdiction, and the notion of justice and peace. Specific topics covered include the situation of non-combatants in armed conflicts, terrorist acts under international law and sexual violence as a war crime. The new volume costs $155.
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Date:Nov 1, 2005
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