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Published: 24 January 2017

325 Pages

9.7 x 6.7 inches

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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