International Crime and Punishment: Selected Issues (University of Colorado Law School, International Law Program v.2 2nd Revised edition)

International Crime and Punishment: Selected Issues (University of Colorado Law School, International Law Program v.2 2nd Revised edition)

By: Sienho Yee (editor)Paperback

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This volume consists of research papers written under editor Sienho Yee's supervision at the University of Colorado School of Law. The papers address interesting and difficult issues relating to substantive international crimes and the international regimes of punishment. Issues discussed include the Rome Statute and the crystallization of the norm proscribing statutes of limitations for serious international crimes; acts of terrorism as crimes against humanity under the Rome Statute; the balance between military necessity and civilian immunity; juvenile death penalty under international law; the practical applications of Ne Bis in Idem; and the possible federalization of the crime of torture. This volume is of great value to scholars and practitioners in international law and international relations, international criminal law, and to N.G.O. advocates.

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About Author

Sienho Yee is Associate Professor of Law at the University of Colorado School of Law, Boulder, Colorado. He is also Editor-in-Chief of Chinese Journal of International Law. Yee holds a J.D. from Columbia University School of Law.

Contents

Chapter 1 Preface and Acknowledgments Chapter 2 List of Abbreviations Chapter 3 Article 29 of the Rome Statute as a Crystallization of Customary International Law Chapter 4 Acts of Terrorism as Crimes Against Humanity Under the Rome Statute Chapter 5 "Military Necessity" and "Civilian Immunity:" Where is the Balance? Chapter 6 The Status of the Prohibition on the Imposition of the Death Penalty on Juvenile Offenders Under International Law Chapter 7 The Practical Applications of Ne Bis in Idem in International Criminal Law Chapter 8 The Federalization of the Crime of Torture: An Analysis of the Constitutional and International Law Issues Chapter 9 Index

Product Details

  • publication date: 20/05/2004
  • ISBN13: 9780761828877
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 278
  • ID: 9780761828877
  • weight: 349
  • ISBN10: 0761828877
  • edition: 2nd Revised edition

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