Consensus facit nuptias Forced marriage in the Netherlands and England Forced marriages in conflict situations National criminalisation International criminalisation Comparing national and international criminalisation Dutch and English law and forced marriage International criminal law and forced marriage Two-level legal comparison The criminalisation of forced marriage under Dutch law and in the Rome Statute
This text provides a comparative perspective on the criminalisation of forced marriage, focusing on the question of whether, and, if so how, the practice of forced marriage should be criminalised under Dutch and international law. After offering a thorough description of the phenomenon of forced marriage in and outside of conflict situations, a synthesised doctrinal foundation for criminalisation on the national and international level is presented.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 373-389) and index.