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Vol 21 No 9 Sept/Oct 2016

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Constraints on the Waging of War: An Introduction to International Humanitarian Law 4th ed

ISBN13: 9781107600324
Published: July 2011
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback
Price: £23.99
Hardback edition out of print, ISBN13 9780898389241

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This fully revised fourth edition of Constraints on the Waging of War considers the development of the principal rules of international humanitarian law from their origins to the present day.

Of particular focus are the rules governing weapons and the legal instruments through which respect for the law can be enforced. Combining theory and actual practice, this book appeals to specialists as well as to students turning to the subject for the first time.

Public International Law
1. Introduction
2. The main currents: the Hague, Geneva, New York
3. The law before the Protocols of 1977
4. The Protocols of 1977
5. Post-1977 developments
6. Conclusion.