The 'state-building enterprise' : legal doctrine, progress narratives and managerial governance / Outi Korhonen Democratisation, state-building and politics as technology / Nehal Bhuta International law, human rights and the transformative occupation of Iraq / Peter G. Danchin Defining democracy in international institutions / Brett Bowden and Hilary Charlesworth Democracy and legitimation : challenges in the reconstitution of political processes in Afghanistan / William Maley Impossible expectations? the UN Security Council's promotion of the rule of law after conflict / Jeremy Farrall Legal pluralism and the challenge of building the rule of law in post-conflict states : a case study of Timor-Leste / Laura Grenfell From paper to practice : the role of treaty ratification post-conflict / Helen Durham Selective universality? : human-rights accountability of the UN in post-conflict operations / Annemarie Devereux 'Security starts with the law' : the role of international law in the protection of women's security post-conflict / Amy Maguire Grappling in the great lakes : the challenges of international justice in Rwanda, the Democratic Republic of Congo and Uganda / Phil Clark.
"The genesis of this book was a workshop entitled 'Empire or Empowerment? The Role of International Law in Building Democracy and Justice after Conflict' held at the Australian National University in Canberra on 9-10 August 2007"--Preface.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 289-314) and index.