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International justice in Rwanda and the Balkans : virtual trials and the struggle for state cooperation

Author: Victor Peskin
Publisher: Cambridge [UK] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This book tells the compelling story of how the UN International Criminal Tribunals for the former Yugoslavia and Rwanda prod states implicated in atrocities to hand over their own leaders for trial. Without state cooperation, the United Nations would fail in its mission to help bring perpetrators of war crimes to justice and to rebuild and reconcile war-torn societies. The tribunals' relative success in overcoming  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Slobodan Milošević; Franjo Tuđman; Slobodan Milošević; Franjo Tuđman; Slobodan Milošević; Franjo Tuđman; Slobodan Milošević; Franjo Tuđman; Slobodan (Politiker) Milošević; Franjo Tu·dman
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Victor Peskin
ISBN: 9780521872300 0521872308 9780521129121 0521129125
OCLC Number: 145732975
Awards: Winner of Choice Outstanding Academic Title 2008
Description: xxi, 272 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: International war crimes tribunals and the politics of state cooperation --
Slobodan Milošević and the politics of state cooperation --
International justice and Serbia's troubled democratic transition --
Franjo Tuđman and the politics of international justice --
The politics of state cooperation in Croatia's democratic era --
Rwanda virtual trials, international justice, and the politics of shame --
The struggle to create the international criminal tribunal for Rwanda --
"Trials of cooperation" and the battles for Karamira and Barayagwiza --
Investigating Rwandan patriotic front atrocities and the politics of bearing witness --
Victor's justice revisited : the prosecutor vs. Kagame --
Thepresent and future of international criminal justice.
Responsibility: Victor Peskin.
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This book tells the compelling story of how the UN International Criminal Tribunals for the former Yugoslavia and Rwanda prod states implicated in atrocities to hand over their own leaders for trial.  Read more...

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'In fascinating detail, Peskin (Arizona State University) documents and contrasts the complex politics of the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia (ITCY) and the International Read more...

 
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