Chapter

Introduction

Noam Lubell

in Extraterritorial Use of Force Against Non-State Actors

Published in print May 2010 | ISBN: 9780199584840
Published online September 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780191594540 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199584840.003.0001

Series: Oxford Monographs in International Law

Introduction

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This introductory chapter sets out the scope of the analysis to be covered in the book, and the definition of the terms to be used. The three primary legal frameworks — the ius ad bellum, humanitarian law, and human rights — are presented in the context of their relevance to non-state actors, and the relationship between them is examined.

Keywords: human rights; ius ad bellum; humanitarian law; terrorism; extraterritorial; armed group; non-state actor

Chapter.  9805 words. 

Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration

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