International Criminal Tribunals: Justice and Politics

Hardcover | May 15, 2011

byYves Beigbeder

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The book summarizes the work of international criminal courts focusing on the political challenges faced by them. It is a practical, comprehensive manual on the origin and development of international criminal justice and includes the criminal tribunals of Nuremberg, Tokyo, Yugoslavia, Rwanda, East Timor, Sierra Leone, Cambodia, Lebanon, Iraq.

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The book summarizes the work of international criminal courts focusing on the political challenges faced by them. It is a practical, comprehensive manual on the origin and development of international criminal justice and includes the criminal tribunals of Nuremberg, Tokyo, Yugoslavia, Rwanda, East Timor, Sierra Leone, Cambodia, Lebano...

YVES BEIGBEDER served at the Nuremberg Tribunal in 1946. After a long career in UN organizations as a senior official, he lectured on international law and organizations for UNITAR in Geneva, Switzerland and various other European and North American universities. He is a member of the European Society of International Law and the Acad...

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Format:HardcoverDimensions:320 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.81 inPublished:May 15, 2011Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0230294294

ISBN - 13:9780230294295

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Table of Contents

Introduction
The Pioneers: The Nuremberg and Tokyo Military Tribunals
PART I: THE INTERNATIONAL TRIBUNALS
The International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia
The International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda
PART II: THE MIXED NATIONAL/INTERNATIONAL COURTS
Special Panels for Serious Crimes in Dili, East Timor (now Timor-Leste)
The Special Court for Sierra Leone
The Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia
The Special Tribunal for Lebanon
PART III: THE INTERNATIONAL CRIMINAL COURT
Statute, Mandate and Structure
Referrals and Investigations
PART IV: NATIONAL CRIMINAL JUSTICE
The Iraq Special Tribunal
The Delayed Trial of Hissene Habré
Conclusion