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Published: 13 February 2003

372 Pages


ISBN: 9780199258000

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The Responsibility of States for International Crimes

Nina H. B. Jørgensen

Oxford Monographs in International Law

  • Explores the debate between the controversial principle of state responsibility and individual responsibility for international crimes
  • Examines the effects of the two World Wars upon emerging principles of international law
  • Concludes that the principle of state responsibility is emerging as customary international law