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Published: 17 May 2018

962 Pages


ISBN: 9780198784364

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The Use of Force in International Law

A Case-Based Approach

Edited by Tom Ruys, Olivier Corten, and Alexandra Hofer

  • Provides coverage of a range of international incidents, from well-known military interventions to lesser known targeted strikes and hostage rescue operations
  • Develops our understanding of state practice by evaluating what the parties to a conflict believed the law to be at the time of the conflict
  • Surveys key methodological approaches to the area
  • Expertly written chapters allow the reader to compare and contrast major conflicts of recent history