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War crimes : brutality, genocide, terror, and the struggle for justice

Author: Aryeh Neier; Mazal Holocaust Collection.
Publisher: New York : Times Books, ©1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Neier examines the history of international war crimes trials from 1474 t0 1945. He looks at the role of the United Nations in holding nations accountable for atrocities. Lastly he focuses on notorious human rights violations in Rwanda, the former Yugoslavia, South Africa, Cambodia and the occupied territories of Israel.
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Neier, Aryeh, 1937-
War crimes.
New York : Times Books, ©1998
(OCoLC)607058490
Online version:
Neier, Aryeh, 1937-
War crimes.
New York : Times Books, ©1998
(OCoLC)608026037
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Aryeh Neier; Mazal Holocaust Collection.
ISBN: 9780812923810 0812923812
OCLC Number: 38438389
Description: xiv, 286 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Contents: pt. 1. Dealing with War Crimes Before Bosnia. 1. Vukovar: Where It Began. 2. The Laws of War. 3. The United Nations. 4. The Battle for Truth. 5. Purges and Criminal Regimes. 6. Doing Justice Abroad and at Home. 7. The Trouble with Amnesty --
pt. 2. Bosnia, Rwanda, and the Search for Justice. 8. Calling for a Tribunal: The Right Deed for the Wrong Reason? 9. The Return of the Concentration Camp. 10. Sarajevo and Siege Warfare. 11. Rape. 12. Incitement to Mass Murder. 13. Guilt. 14. Putting Criminals in the Dock. 15. Epilogue: Toward a Permanent International Criminal Court.
Responsibility: Aryeh Neier.

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Neier examines the history of international war crimes trials from 1474 t0 1945. He looks at the role of the United Nations in holding nations accountable for atrocities. Lastly he focuses on notorious human rights violations in Rwanda, the former Yugoslavia, South Africa, Cambodia and the occupied territories of Israel.

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