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Published: 30 August 2008

700 Pages

ISBN: 9780199232918

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The Human Dimension of International Law

Selected Papers of Antonio Cassese

Antonio Cassese
Paola Gaeta and Salvatore Zappalà

  • Collects for the first time the most important papers of Antonio Cassese, one of the most influential thinkers in the development of modern international criminal justice
  • Combines Cassese's seminal articles with lesser-known pieces, including two pieces available in English for the first time
  • Includes a new piece by Cassese looking back over the development of his thought, and re-assessing his perspective in the light of recent developments in international law
  • Showcases Cassese's unique contribution to the understanding of central issues in modern international law, including the prohibition of torture, international standards of arms-control, the status of occupied territories and the application of humanitarian law to civil wars