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540 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780199680429

Bookseller Code (06)


Aggression, the Crime of Crimes

Individual Criminal Liability for the Unlawful Use of Force

Cristina Villarino Villa

  • Provides a detailed and original study of individual criminal liability for aggression under international law, combining history, legal analysis, and policy considerations
  • Traces the origins and development of the crime of aggression from its roots to its 2011 inclusion in the jurisdiction of the International Criminal Court
  • Investigates the role of domestic courts in the prosecution and trial of aggressors