International Law and Transnational Organized Crime by Pierre HauckInternational Law and Transnational Organized Crime by Pierre Hauck

International Law and Transnational Organized Crime

EditorPierre Hauck, Sven Peterke

Hardcover | August 13, 2016

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Since the end of the Cold War, states have become increasingly engaged in the suppression of transnational organized crime. The existence of the UN Convention against Transnational Organized Crime and its Protocols demonstrates the necessity to comprehend this subject in a systematic way.Synthesizing the various sources of law that form this area of growing academic and practical importance, International Law and Transnational Organized Crime provides readers with a thorough understanding of the key concepts and legal instruments in international law governing transnationalorganized crime. The volume analyses transnational organized crime in consideration of the most relevant subareas of international law, such as international human rights and the law of armed conflict. Written by internationally recognized scholars in international and criminal law as well as respected high-levelpractitioners, this book is a useful tool for lawyers, public agents, and academics seeking straightforward and comprehensive access to a complex and significant topic.
Pierre Hauck is the Professor of Criminal Law, Criminal Procedural Law, and Philosophy of Law at the University of Trier in Germany. Sven Peterke is the Professor of Public International Law at the Federal University of Paraiba, Brazil.
Title:International Law and Transnational Organized CrimeFormat:HardcoverDimensions:550 pages, 9.69 × 6.73 × 0.03 inPublished:August 13, 2016Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0198733739

ISBN - 13:9780198733737

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Table of Contents

I. General Questions1. Arndt Sinn: Transnational Organized Crime: Concepts and Critics2. Thomas Feltes: Transnational Organized Crime and its Impacts on States and Societies3. Frank G. Madsen: The Historical Evolution of the International Cooperation against Transnational Organized Crime: an Overview4. Bernd Hecker: The EU and the Fight against Organized Crime5. Bettina Weisser: Transnational Organized Crime and TerrorismII. UN Core Conventions on Transnational Organized Crime6. Richard Vogler: The Convention against Illicit Traffic in Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (1988) and the Global Drug Prohibition Regime7. Neil Boister: The UN Convention against Transnational Organized Crime (2000)8. Hans-Joachim Heintze and Charlotte Lulf: The UN Protocol to Prevent, Suppress, and Punish Trafficking in Persons (2000)9. Andreas Schloenhardt: The UN Protocal against the Smuggling of Migrant by Land, Sea, and Air (2000)10. Aaron X. Fellmeth: The UN Protocol against the Illicit Manufacturing and Trafficking in Firearms, Their Parts and Components, and Ammunition (2001)11. Michael Kubiciel: The UN Convention against Corruption (2003) and Related DocumentsIII. Other Relevant International Regimes and Issues12. Louis de Koker: Transnational Organized Crime and the Anti-Money Laundering Regime13. Hennie Strydom: Transnational Organized Crime and the Illegal Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora14. Thorsten Muller: Transnational Organized Crime and the Sale of Children, Child Prostitution, and Pornography15. Bernhard Kretschmer: Transnational Organized Crime and Cultural Property16. Marco Gercke: Transnational Organized Crime and CybercrimePart IV: Transnational Organized Crime as Matter of Certain Branches of International Law17. Gideon Boas: International Law of the Use of Force and Transnational Organized Crime18. Joachim Wolf and Sven Peterke: International Humanitarian Law and Transnational Organized Crime19. Andrew Clapham: International Human Rights Law and Transnational Organized Crime20. Alexander Proelss: The Law of the Sea and Transnational Organized Crime21. Pierre Hauck: International Criminal Law and Transnational Organized CrimePart V: Procedural and Technological Challenges for the Investigation of TOC- Policing, Technological Aspects, Efficiency, Exchange of Information, Abuse of Power, and Tactics of Conducting Investigation22. Rob Wainwright: International Policing of TOC, International Cooperation, and Exchange of Information23. Jurgen Stock: Policing TOC, Tactics and Strategies, Technological Means for Fighting Crime and Efficiency