Humanitarian and Security Law

This book is a comprehensive and easily accessible compilation of the most important legal instruments that pertain to armed conflicts and security threats and which are of use and interest to practitioners and researchers working in the areas of international and European humanitarian and security law. It is the first compendium that methodically compiles all relevant instruments both at the international and the European level.
Editor(s):
Jan Wouters, Philip De Man
book | published | 1st edition
March 2012 | xiv + 998 pp.

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ISBN 9781780680514


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Humanitarian and Security Law: A Compendium of International and European Instruments presents a comprehensive and easily accessible compilation of the most important legal instruments that pertain to armed conflicts and security threats and which are of use and interest to practitioners and researchers working in the areas of international and European humanitarian and security law. It is the first compendium that methodically compiles all relevant instruments both at the international and the European level.


About the editors
Jan Wouters is Jean Monnet Chair and Professor of International Law and International Organizations at the University of Leuven, Belgium. He is also Director of the Leuven Centre for Global Governance Studies and the Institute for International Law at the University of Leuven, Member of the Royal Flemish Academy of Belgium for Sciences and Arts and Member of the Brussels Bar.

Philip De Man is PhD fellow with the Research Foundation Flanders, affiliated with the Leuven Centre for Global Governance Studies and the Institute for International Law of the University of Leuven, Belgium.

Chapters

Table of Contents (p. 0)

I. GENERAL (p. 1)

II. ARMED CONFLICTS

A. General International Humanitarian Law (p. 35)

B. Weapon Control (p. 378)

C. Conflict Prevention and Peacebuilding (p. 478)

III. INTERNATIONAL & TRANSNATIONAL CRIMES

A. International Criminal Law (p. 530)

B. Terrorism (p. 703)

IV. INTERNATIONAL & EUROPEAN SECURITY LAW

A. The European Union (p. 771)

B. North Atlantic Treaty Organization (p. 862)

C. Organisation for Security and Co-Operation in Europe (p. 876)

D. Case Law (Excerpts) (p. 892)

ANNEX (p. 961)

TREATIES (p. 975)

INDICES (p. 977)