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> International Humanitarian Law

International Humanitarian Law

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, University of Sydney, , University of Sydney
Published 2024


The law that regulates armed conflicts is one of the oldest branches of international law, and yet continues to be one of the most dynamic and relevant areas of law today. Now in its third edition, this textbook provides an accessible, scholarly, and up-to-date examination of international humanitarian law, offering students and teachers a comprehensive and logical discussion and analysis of the law. The textbook contains detailed examples, extracts from relevant cases, and useful discussion questions and a recommended reading…

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Key features

  • Provides an up-to-date examination of current issues and emerging challenges in international humanitarian law
  • Case studies and other real-life examples are provided to illustrate how the law is observed in practice
  • Each chapter and subject is contextualized with relevant historical, social, and political background, to help students better understand how international humanitarian law regulates the conduct of participants in armed conflict

About the book

  • Subjects International Humanitarian Law,Law,Public International Law
  • Editions
    3rd Edition (Current edition)
  • Format: Paperback
    • Publication date: 09 May 2024
    • ISBN: 9781009326728
    • Dimensions (mm): 244 x 170 mm
    • Weight: 0.737kg
    • Page extent: 430 pages
    • Availability: Available
  • Format: Hardback
    • Publication date: 09 May 2024
    • ISBN: 9781009326704
    • Dimensions (mm): 244 x 170 mm
    • Weight: 0.956kg
    • Page extent: 430 pages
    • Availability: Available
  • Format: Digital
    • Expected publication date: 02 May 2024
    • ISBN: 9781009326681

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