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Published: 10 November 2016

400 Pages


ISBN: 9780198791393

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Practitioners' Guide to Human Rights Law in Armed Conflict

Daragh Murray
Consultant Editor Elizabeth Wilmshurst , Consultant Editor Francoise Hampson , Consultant Editor Charles Garraway , Consultant Editor Noam Lubell , and Consultant Editor Dapo Akande

  • Offers specific guidance on the application of international human rights law in armed conflict
  • Argues that the application of human rights to the battle field is practicable and indicates how the law responds to the context of hostilities
  • Analyses the relationship between international human rights and the law of armed conflict
  • Examines the extraterritorial reach of international human rights law
  • Forecasts and explains trends in the case law of the European Court of Human Rights and other international human rights courts and bodies

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