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Humanitarian law in armed conflicts.

Humanitarian law in armed conflicts.

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Published by Federal Ministry of Defence of the Federal Republic of Germany, VR II 3 in [Bonn] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • War (International law),
  • Prisoners of war -- Legal status, laws, etc.,
  • Combatants and noncombatants (International law),
  • War victims -- Legal status, laws, etc.

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsGermany. Bundesministerium der Verteidigung. Abteilung Verwaltung und Recht.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJX4507 .H86213 1992
    The Physical Object
    Pagination154 p. :
    Number of Pages154
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1042734M
    LC Control Number93241256

      The law that regulates armed conflicts is one of the oldest branches of international law, and yet continues to be one of the most dynamic areas of law today. This book provides an accessible, scholarly, and up-to-date examination of international humanitarian law, offering a comprehensive and logical discussion and analysis of the law/5(9). International humanitarian law (IHL) affords protection to people and property in armed conflict, but only if its rules are properly recognized, clearly understood and fully complied with. [Learn more].

    4!! Refugees Children in Armed Conflict Mercenaries and Private Military Companies Humanitarian Intervention Drones, Robots, and Cyberwarfare I. Introduction This chapter will cover international humanitarian law (IHL), the binding rules and customs that govern armed conflict between nations, civil war combatants, and conflicts among states and non-File Size: KB. Book Review: – The law of armed conflict: International humanitarian law in war. About The Author: Gary D. Solis (born ) is a veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps and an Adjunct Professor of Law who teaches the laws of war at the Georgetown University Law Center and the George Washington University Law .

    Description: This book offers the most authoritative commentary and analysis of international humanitarian law applicable in armed conflict available. It is based upon the Joint Service Regulation for the German Ministry of Defence, augmented with extensive international references, and accompanied bycommentary by a team of distinguished and internationally renowned the past . The goal of international humanitarian law is to humanize war in an effort to minimize human suffering and the long-term negative consequences of war. However, despite the adoption by most countries of the Geneva Conventions and other relevant agreements, crimes of war occur in every conflict around the world on a regular basis.


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book a team of distinguished and internationally renowned : $ This book is great for an introduction into the law of armed conflict (also known as "international humanitarian law.") It discusses, from an academic and barely-biased perspective, the wide range of issues that arise in starting and conducting by: The book is a monumental work on International Humanitarian Law/Law of Armed conflict.

Said so as written in the preface is designed to support US military personnel in understanding IHL/LOAC. As such some portions of the book are US centric. Nevertheless /5(4). More concrete aspects include the situation of foreigners and journalists in armed conflicts, terrorist acts in terms of international humanitarian law and sexual violence as a war crime.

Despite the range of themes addressed, they are all linked with the essential theme of the book, The New Challenges of Humanitarian Law in Armed Conflicts.;4/5(1).

The book also addresses the growing need to consider the interface between international humanitarian law and human rights, as well as other branches of international law, both during armed conflicts and in post-conflict situations/5(4). Books and reviews: "The handbook of humanitarian law in armed conflicts" Article, International Review of the Red Cross, No.

by Marco Sassòli [1 ] In view of the grave and frequent breaches of international humanitarian law, and the inability of the international community to put an effective stop to them, enforcement measures now tend to stress prevention.

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Access will be automatic if your institution has been given : Gary D. Solis. International humanitarian law is a set of rules which seek, for humanitarian reasons, to limit the effects of armed conflict.

It protects persons who are not or are no longer participating in the hostilities, and restricts the meansFile Size: KB. of man in armed conflict. International humanitarian law constitutes a reaffirmation and development of the traditional international laws of war (ius in bello).

In this context, most of the rules of the law of war now extend even to those international armed conflicts which the parties to the conflict do not regard as Size: KB. International humanitarian law (IHL) protects persons and property affected by armed conflicts.

Focusing on the controversies that impact IHL in practice, this much-anticipated book from leading expert Marco Sassòli discusses when IHL applies, its substantive rules, how to ensure its respect and whether the traditional distinction between international and non-international armed conflicts Author: Marco Sassòli.

This text takes the reader through these essential questions of the law of armed conflict and international humanitarian law to an awareness of finer points of battlefield law. The U.S.-weighted Reviews: 1. Law of Armed Conflict. The Course Author, Mr.

Antoine A. Bouvier, is a recognized expert in the field of International Humanitarian Law and he has written a thorough, detailed, and informative course. Students familiar with other courses we offer at Peace Operations Training Institute will immediatelyFile Size: 1MB.

This fully updated second edition of The Handbook of Humanitarian Law in Armed Conflicts sets out an international 'manual' of humanitarian law in armed conflicts accompanied by case analysis and extensive explanatory commentary by a team of distinguished and internationally renowned experts.

The Handbook consists of 32 Chapters in seven parts. Part I provides the historical background and sets out some of the contemporary challenges. Part II considers the relevant sources of international law. Part III describes the different legal regimes: land warfare, air warfare, maritime warfare, the law of occupation, the law applicable to peace operations, and the law of neutrality.

The Law of Armed Conflict: International Humanitarian Law in War - Ebook written by Gary D. Solis. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices.

Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read The Law of Armed Conflict: International Humanitarian Law in War/5(2). The Handbook of International Humanitarian Law. Third Edition. Edited by Dieter Fleck. This highly influential book covers all aspects of international humanitarian law in international and non-international armed conflict situations ; Extensive explanatory commentary and case analysis by a team of distinguished and internationally renowned experts.

International humanitarian law, jus in bello, regulates the conduct of forces when engaged in war or armed conflict. It is distinct from jus ad bellum which regulates the conduct of engaging in war or armed conflict and includes crimes against peace and of war of aggression.

Need your own reference books on IHL. This selection published by the ICRC includes the key works of humanitarian law (Geneva Conventions, Additional Protocols, etc.). N.B. If you do not want to purchase the entire selection, you can remove unw. Examines the development of humanitarian law in armed conflicts and looks in depth at the most important international rules, giving examples of their application and breaches of them taken from world conflicts during the 20th century.

Finally examines sanctions which have been imposed on countries breaching the law, and how the law is enforced. The Law of Armed Conflict book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. The Law of Armed Conflict: International Humanitarian Law /5.Which law applies to armed conflict?

This book investigates the applicability of international humanitarian law and international human rights law to armed conflict situations. The issue is examined by three scholars whose professional, theoretical, and methodological backgrounds and outlooks differ greatly.This chapter focuses on the interaction of particular norms of international humanitarian law (IHL) and international human rights law (IHRL) that regulate specific situations and on the adequacy of existing mechanisms for resolving norm conflicts.

It expands the interest in the ‘war on terror’ to additional types of new conflicts (asymmetric conflicts, conflicts in failed states, and UN Author: Marco Sassòli.