skip to content
The Iraq War and international law Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The Iraq War and international law

Author: Phil Shiner; Andrew Williams
Publisher: Oxford ; Portland, Or. : Hart Pub., 2008.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
The decision by the US and UK governments to use military force against Iraq in 2003 and the subsequent occupation and administration of that State, has brought into sharp focus fundamental fault lines in international law. The decision to invade, the conduct of the war and occupation and the mechanisms used to administer the country all challenge the international legal community placing it at a crossroads. When  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Iraq War and international law.
Oxford ; Portland, Or. : Hart Pub., 2008
(DLC) 2008279312
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Phil Shiner; Andrew Williams
ISBN: 9781847314581 1847314589 1282048473 9781282048478
OCLC Number: 560620169
Description: 1 online resource (xxxiii, 352 pages)
Contents: The Iraq War and international law : by way of an introduction / Andrew Williams --
The Iraq War, international law and the search for legal accountability / Phil Shiner --
The challenges of counter-proliferation : law and policy of the Iraq intervention / Daniel H Joyner --
The Iraq War : issues of international humanitarian law and international criminal law / Nicholas Grief --
International criminal law and Iraq / Andrew Williams --
Complicity before the international criminal tribunals and jurisdiction over Iraq / William A Schabas --
The continuing occupation? Issues of joint and several liability and effective control / Christine Chinkin --
A plurality of responsible actors : international responsibility for acts of the Coalition Provisional Authority in Iraq / Stefan Talmon --
Justiciability in the areas of foreign relations and defence / Rabinder Singh --
Responsibility for troops abroad : UN-mandated forces and issues of human rights accountability / Keir Starmer --
How will the European Court of Human Rights deal with the UK in Iraq? Lessons from Turkey and Russia / Bill Bowring --
The future for international law after Iraq / Nigel Rodley --
Between hope and despair : the Iraq War and international law futures? / Jayan Nayar.
Responsibility: edited by Phil Shiner and Andrew Williams.

Abstract:

This book explores the decision by the US and UK governments to use military force against Iraq in 2003 and the subsequent occupation of the State.  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

...adds exceptionally useful insights about the legal construct of this somewhat sprawling subject. Its authors are a veritable Who's who of experts in International Law, who represent a diverse Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/560620169> # The Iraq War and international law
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book, schema:MediaObject ;
   library:oclcnum "560620169" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1090942054#Place/portland_or> ; # Portland, Or.
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1090942054#Place/oxford> ; # Oxford
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/KZ6795> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1090942054#Topic/law_international> ; # LAW--International
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1090942054#Topic/iraq_war_2003_2011_law_and_legislation> ; # Iraq War, 2003-2011--Law and legislation
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1090942054#Event/2003_2011> ; # 2003-2011
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/995636> ; # Legislation
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1170412> ; # War (International law)
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/341.6/e22/> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1205757> ; # Iraq.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1090942054#Topic/internationaal_recht> ; # Internationaal recht
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1090942054#Topic/golfoorlog_2003> ; # Golfoorlog (2003)
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1802311> ; # Iraq War (2003-2011)
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1090942054#Place/irak> ; # Irak.
   schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/26541232> ; # Andrew Williams
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/51515791> ; # Phil Shiner
   schema:datePublished "2008" ;
   schema:description "The decision by the US and UK governments to use military force against Iraq in 2003 and the subsequent occupation and administration of that State, has brought into sharp focus fundamental fault lines in international law. The decision to invade, the conduct of the war and occupation and the mechanisms used to administer the country all challenge the international legal community placing it at a crossroads. When can the use of force be justified? What are the limits of military operations? What strength does international criminal law possess in the face of such interventions? How effective i."@en ;
   schema:description "The Iraq War and international law : by way of an introduction / Andrew Williams -- The Iraq War, international law and the search for legal accountability / Phil Shiner -- The challenges of counter-proliferation : law and policy of the Iraq intervention / Daniel H Joyner -- The Iraq War : issues of international humanitarian law and international criminal law / Nicholas Grief -- International criminal law and Iraq / Andrew Williams -- Complicity before the international criminal tribunals and jurisdiction over Iraq / William A Schabas -- The continuing occupation? Issues of joint and several liability and effective control / Christine Chinkin -- A plurality of responsible actors : international responsibility for acts of the Coalition Provisional Authority in Iraq / Stefan Talmon -- Justiciability in the areas of foreign relations and defence / Rabinder Singh -- Responsibility for troops abroad : UN-mandated forces and issues of human rights accountability / Keir Starmer -- How will the European Court of Human Rights deal with the UK in Iraq? Lessons from Turkey and Russia / Bill Bowring -- The future for international law after Iraq / Nigel Rodley -- Between hope and despair : the Iraq War and international law futures? / Jayan Nayar."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1090942054> ;
   schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1090942054#CreativeWork/iraq_war_and_international_law> ;
   schema:name "The Iraq War and international law"@en ;
   schema:productID "560620169" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/560620169#PublicationEvent/oxford_portland_or_hart_pub_2008> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1090942054#Agent/hart_pub> ; # Hart Pub.
   schema:url <http://www.myilibrary.com?id=204847> ;
   schema:url <http://public.eblib.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=420740> ;
   schema:url <http://public.eblib.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=1772750> ;
   schema:url <http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=269584> ;
   schema:url <http://site.ebrary.com/id/10285432> ;
   schema:url <http://public.ebookcentral.proquest.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=420740> ;
   schema:url <http://www.myilibrary.com?id=204847&ref=toc> ;
   schema:url <http://public.ebookcentral.proquest.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=1772750> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781847314581> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781282048478> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/560620169> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1090942054#Topic/internationaal_recht> # Internationaal recht
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Internationaal recht"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1170412> # War (International law)
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "War (International law)"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1205757> # Iraq.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Iraq." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1802311> # Iraq War (2003-2011)
    a bgn:Meeting, schema:Event ;
   schema:name "Iraq War (2003-2011)" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/995636> # Legislation
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Legislation"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/26541232> # Andrew Williams
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1961" ;
   schema:familyName "Williams" ;
   schema:givenName "Andrew" ;
   schema:name "Andrew Williams" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/51515791> # Phil Shiner
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Shiner" ;
   schema:givenName "Phil" ;
   schema:name "Phil Shiner" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1090942054#CreativeWork/iraq_war_and_international_law>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   rdfs:label "Iraq War and international law." ;
   schema:description "Print version:" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/560620169> ; # The Iraq War and international law
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781282048478>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1282048473" ;
   schema:isbn "9781282048478" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781847314581>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1847314589" ;
   schema:isbn "9781847314581" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.