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Published: 25 February 2021

256 Pages


ISBN: 9780198863816

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The Humanitarian Civilian

How the Idea of Distinction Circulates Within and Beyond International Humanitarian Law

Rebecca Sutton

Oxford Monographs in International Humanitarian & Criminal Law

  • Uses real-world examples and quotes from qualitative research to show how problems of distinction play out in practice
  • Provides innovative, empirical analysis of how distinction operates for humanitarian actors
  • Examines training in detail, to help readers understand how legal rules travel outside of law books to civil-military training spaces