Journals Higher Education



Published: 15 January 2014

262 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199357109

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Fair Labelling and the Dilemma of Prosecuting Gender-Based Crimes at the International Criminal Tribunals

Dr. Hilmi M. Zawati and Preface by Justice Teresa A. Doherty, CBE

  • The first legal analysis to focus on the dilemma of prosecuting and punishing wartime gender-based crimes in the statutory laws of the international criminal tribunals and the ICC in the context of fair labelling
  • Provides a clear legal argument, theoretical structure, and carefully articulated points about the principle of fair labelling and its significance
  • Discusses the concept of proportionality between crime and punishment to enable judicial bodies to deliver consistent verdicts and punishments
  • Contains an extensive selected bibliography to help the reader easily refer to the fundamental sources of arguments, and to foster further research

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