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The responsibility of states for international crimes

Author: Nina H B Jørgensen
Publisher: Oxford [England] ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2000.
Series: Oxford monographs in international law.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The Responsibility of States for International Crimes focuses on the concept of state criminality which gained support following the First World War, but was pushed into the background by the development of the principle of individual criminal responsibility under international law after the Second World War. The concept became the topic of debate and controversy upon its inclusion in Part I of the United Nations  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Jørgensen, Nina H.B.
Responsibility of states for international crimes.
Oxford [England] ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2000
(OCoLC)606474117
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Nina H B Jørgensen
ISBN: 0198298617 9780198298618 9780199258000 0199258007
OCLC Number: 44516749
Description: xxxiv, 325 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: pt. I. Historical Introduction to the Concept of State Criminality --
1. International Criminal Responsibility in the Two World Wars --
2. Efforts to Codify and Develop the Law Relating to International Criminal Responsibility --
pt. II. Juridical Status of the Concept of State Criminality --
3. The Concept of Criminal Organizations --
4. The Criminal Responsibility of Corporations --
pt. III. Candidate Criteria and Indicia for Identifying State Crimes --
5. Jus Cogens --
6. Obligations Erga Omnes --
7. International Community Recognition --
8. The Seriousness Test --
9. The Conscience of Mankind --
10. Elementary Considerations of Humanity --
11. Peace and Security --
12. Individual Criminal Responsibility under International Law --
pt. IV. Practical Feasibility of the Concept of State Criminality --
13. The Problems and Modalities of Punishing a State --
14. Punitive Damages in International Law --
15. The Institutional Framework and Procedures for Imposing Criminal Responsibility on States --
pt. V. Status of the Concept of State Criminality in Contemporary International Law --
16. State Practice since the Second World War --
17. State Criminality and the Significance of the 1948 Genocide Convention --
App. 1. Text of the 1948 Convention on the Prevention and Punishment of the Crime of Genocide --
App. 2. Draft Articles on State Responsibility; Articles 15 to 19 on the Substantive and Instrumental Consequences of International Crimes Formulated by Mr Arangio-Ruiz, Special Rapporteur, in 1995 --
App. 3. State Responsibility: Draft Articles Provisionally Adopted by the Drafting Committee of the International Law Commission on Second Reading.
Series Title: Oxford monographs in international law.
Responsibility: Nina H.B. Jørgensen.
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