Aggression and crimes against peace / Larry May.
New York : Cambridge University Press, 2008.
x, 356 pages ; 24 cm.
Philosophical and legal aspects of war and conflict series.
Formatted Contents Note
Introduction : between the horrors and necessity of war Grotius and contingent pacifism International solidarity and the duty to aid The principle of priority or first strike The principle of just cause The principle of proportionality Custom and the Nuremberg "precedent" Prosecuting military and political leaders Prosecuting civilians for complicity : The Krupp Defining state aggression Act and circumstance in the crime of aggression Individual mens rea and collective liability Humanitarian interventions Terrorist aggression Defending international criminal trials for aggression.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 343-350) and index.
KZ6355 .M39 2008
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