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An introduction to the international law of armed conflicts

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Hyde, Richard
Publication Oxford ; Portland: Hart Publishing, 2008
Description 348 p.
Abstract This book provides a modern and basic introduction to a branch of international law constantly gaining in importance in international life, namely international humanitarian law (the law of armed conflict). It is constructed in a way suitable for self-study. The subject-matters are discussed in self-contained chapters, allowing each to be studied independently of the others. Among the subject-matters discussed are, inter alia: the Relationship between jus ad bellum / jus in bello; Historical Evolution of IHL; Basic Principles and Sources of IHL; Martens Clause; International and Non-International Armed Conflicts; Material, Spatial, Personal and Temporal Scope of Application of IHL; Special Agreements under IHL; Role of the ICRC; Targeting; Objects Specifically Protected against Attack; Prohibited Weapons; Perfidy; Reprisals; Assistance of the Wounded and Sick; Definition of Combatants; Protection of Prisoners of War; Protection of Civilians; Occupied Territories; Protective Emblems; Sea Warfare; Neutrality; Implementation of IHL.
Keywords GuerreDroit international
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KOLB, Robert, HYDE, Richard. An introduction to the international law of armed conflicts. Oxford ; Portland : Hart Publishing, 2008. https://archive-ouverte.unige.ch/unige:33667

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