Journals Higher Education



Published: 03 December 2015

880 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190456634

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U.S. Military Operations

Law, Policy, and Practice

Edited by Geoffrey S. Corn, Rachel E. VanLandingham, Shane R. Reeves, and Foreword by General Stanley A. McChrystal

  • A comprehensive treatment of legal issues related to military operations
  • Subject matter experts offer a unique insiders perspective to each specific area of the law
  • Focuses on whether U.N. mandates constitute binding rules of international humanitarian law
  • Analyzes how the law of armed conflict applies to intercepting pirates and providing humanitarian relief to civilians in occupied territory
  • Covers how the law of war applies in the context of multi-state coalition forces, and whether NGOs involved in quasi-military operations are subject to the same law
  • Studies whether 4th Amendment protections apply to the military's cyber-defense measures

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