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The Concept of <i>Jihad</i> in Islamic International Law

Shaheen Sardar Ali and Javaid Rehman.

in Journal of Conflict and Security Law

January 2005; p ublished online September 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Military and Defence Law; Public International Law; Police and Security Services; Terrorism and National Security Law; Use of Force, War, Peace and Neutrality. 10954 words.

In the post 11 September 2001 legal and political environment, Islam appears to have become one of the most misunderstood religions. Islam has been equated with fanaticism, ...

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Conceptualizing Terrorism: International Offence or Domestic Governance Tool?

Marina Aksenova.

in Journal of Conflict and Security Law

July 2015; p ublished online April 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Military and Defence Law; Public International Law; Police and Security Services; Terrorism and National Security Law; Use of Force, War, Peace and Neutrality. 10222 words.

Crimes against humanity, war crimes and genocide are increasingly subject to prosecutions by international tribunals. Should then terrorism, as a substantive offence, be equally prosecuted...

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Countering terrorism

Charles Townshend.

in Terrorism: A Very Short Introduction

May 2018; p ublished online May 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Warfare and Defence; Terrorism and National Security Law. 8689 words.

What can be done about terrorism? The multiplicity of possible responses range from mild regulation to full-blooded military repression, but what are the possible benefits and what are the...

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Countering terrorism

Charles Townshend.

in Terrorism: A Very Short Introduction

September 2011; p ublished online September 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Warfare and Defence; Terrorism and National Security Law. 8391 words.

What can we do about terrorism? What response will cure the problem? Laqueur asks: ‘can a democratic society subdue terrorism without surrendering the values central to the system?’...

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Crusaders and conspirators

Charles Townshend.

in Terrorism: A Very Short Introduction

May 2018; p ublished online May 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Warfare and Defence; Terrorism and National Security Law. 4649 words.

Who becomes a terrorist? It depends on the circumstances. Terrorist organizations differ markedly in how they recruit their members. The revolutionary kind requires fanatics, ideologues,...

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Crusaders and conspirators

Charles Townshend.

in Terrorism: A Very Short Introduction

September 2011; p ublished online September 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Warfare and Defence; Terrorism and National Security Law. 4576 words.

What is a good terrorist? The image of a terrorist as a psychopathic killer overrides academic attempts to modify it. What sort of person becomes a terrorist depends on circumstance....

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CTBT: Legal Questions Arising from Its Non–Entry into Force Revisited

Yasuhito Fukui.

in Journal of Conflict and Security Law

July 2017; p ublished online April 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Military and Defence Law; Police and Security Services; Terrorism and National Security Law; Use of Force, War, Peace and Neutrality. 8214 words.

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Prohibition of testing of nuclear weapons has been considered an effective measure of the nuclear disarmament and non-proliferation because it...

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Dan Kuwali and Frans Viljoen (Eds), <i>Africa and the Responsibility to Protect: Article 4(h) of the African Union Constitutive Act</i>

Patrick Butchard.

in Journal of Conflict and Security Law

July 2015; p ublished online July 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Military and Defence Law; Public International Law; Police and Security Services; Terrorism and National Security Law; Use of Force, War, Peace and Neutrality. 2681 words.

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Deadlock or Restraint? The Security Council Veto and the Use of Force in Syria

Philippa Webb.

in Journal of Conflict and Security Law

December 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Military and Defence Law; Public International Law; Police and Security Services; Terrorism and National Security Law; Use of Force, War, Peace and Neutrality. 8001 words.

The situation in Syria has revived the use of the veto power by some of the permanent five members of the Security Council. Repeated vetoes of draft resolutions and even the mere threat of...

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Detentions by Armed Opposition Groups in Non-International Armed Conflicts: Towards a New Characterization of International Humanitarian Law

Ezequiel Heffes.

in Journal of Conflict and Security Law

July 2015; p ublished online January 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Military and Defence Law; Public International Law; Police and Security Services; Terrorism and National Security Law; Use of Force, War, Peace and Neutrality. 9971 words.

This article investigates a particular armed opposition groups’ behavior: detentions during hostilities. This is an important concern since these non-state actors repeatedly deprive persons...

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