The Protection of Cultural Property in Armed Conflict by Roger OKeefeThe Protection of Cultural Property in Armed Conflict by Roger OKeefe

The Protection of Cultural Property in Armed Conflict

byRoger OKeefe

Paperback | October 27, 2011

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Charting in detail the evolution of the international rules on the protection of historic and artistic sites and objects from destruction and plunder in war, this 2006 book analyses in depth their many often-overlapping provisions. It serves as a comprehensive and balanced guide to a subject of increasing public profile, which will be of interest to academics, students and practitioners of international law and to all those concerned with preserving the cultural heritage.
Title:The Protection of Cultural Property in Armed ConflictFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:430 pages, 9.02 × 5.98 × 0.94 inShipping dimensions:9.02 × 5.98 × 0.94 inPublished:October 27, 2011Publisher:Cambridge University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:052117287X

ISBN - 13:9780521172875

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Table of Contents

Table of cases; Table of treaties and other international instruments; List of abbreviations; 1. From the High Renaissance to the Hague rules; 2. 1914 to 1954; 3. The 1954 Hague Convention and First Hague Protocol; 4. The 1977 additional protocols; 5. The 1999 Second Hague Protocol; 6. Other relevant bodies of law; Epilogue.

Editorial Reviews

"His fresh understanding of his subject- which is the result of his above mentioned new approach -and his profound knowledge of international law make O'Keefe a remarkable legal thinker."
Dr. Stefan Baufeld, Global Law Books