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Published: 08 July 2022

448 Pages


ISBN: 9780192895738

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Treatise on International Criminal Law

Volume II: The Crimes and Sentencing

Second Edition

Kai Ambos

  • The second of three revised editions of an established, exhaustive, and authoritative three-volume treatise on international criminal law
  • Provides comprehensive analysis of the core crimes under international law: genocide; crimes against humanity; war crimes; and aggression; as well as relevant treaty crimes
  • Focuses not only on the International Criminal Court, but also a growing number of international criminal tribunals and new mechanisms for investigation and holding criminals to account
  • Separate treatment of Concursus Delictorum and sentencing
  • Meticulously supported by both chapter-by-chapter, and book-length bibliographies

New to this Edition:

  • Significant extensions to the discussion of sexual and gender-based crimes
  • Coverage of environmental crimes
  • More detail on war crimes and asymmetrical conflicts, including the treatment of organizations such as 'ISIS'
  • Greater focus on cyber crime and other emerging activities