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sexual selection

Overview page. Subjects: Genetics and Genomics.

The theory, proposed by Darwin, that in some species males compete for mates and that characteristics enhancing their success in mating would have value and be perpetuated irrespective of...

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6 Contextualizing Sexual Violence: Selection of Crimes

Laurel Baig, Michelle Jarvis, Elena Martin Salgado and Giulia Pinzauti.

in Prosecuting Conflict-Related Sexual Violence at the ICTY

April 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Public International Law; International Law; Law. 48 pages. 28410 words.

This chapter explores strategies for demonstrating connections between sexual violence and the context in which it is committed through the selection of crimes. Accurately contextualizing...

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Legal Materials on China Received and Catalogued in the Peace Palace Library: 2005

Ingrid Kost.

in Chinese Journal of International Law

July 2006; p ublished online June 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Law. 3524 words.

The Universal Periodic Review of the UN Human Rights Council: An Assessment of the First Session

Elvira Domínguez Redondo.

in Chinese Journal of International Law

November 2008; p ublished online August 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Law. 6807 words.

The Universal Periodic Review is an innovative mechanism for protecting and promoting human rights within the United Nations. Instituted by the Human Rights Council in 2006, it reviews...

The Wiwa Cases

Xiuli Han.

in Chinese Journal of International Law

June 2010; p ublished online June 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Law. 7164 words.

The Wiwa cases are important in how they relate to the US Alien Tort Claims Act (ATCA) and have been considered landmark cases by some scholars because the plaintiffs received compensation...

The Immunity of International Organizations and the Jurisdiction of their Administrative Tribunals

August Reinisch.

in Chinese Journal of International Law

July 2008; p ublished online May 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Law. 11532 words.

International organizations regularly enjoy immunity from suit in employment-related cases. Instead of litigation before various national courts, staff members are supposed to bring their...

The International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia: Activities in 2004

Vincent Sautenet.

in Chinese Journal of International Law

November 2005; p ublished online October 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Law. 24944 words.

US-China Relations and the Fate of the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change: Traditional Conservatism as an Ideological and Cultural Constraint on US Participation in a Successor  to the Kyoto Protocol on Chinese Terms

Paul A. Barresi.

in Chinese Journal of International Law

September 2011; p ublished online September 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Law. 18676 words.

The Kyoto Protocol to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), which the People's Republic of China (PRC) has ratified but the United States has not, imposes...

Yuki Tanaka, Tim McCormack and Gerry Simpson (eds), Beyond Victor's Justice? The Tokyo War Crimes Trial Revisited

Sergey Sayapin.

in Journal of International Criminal Justice

July 2013; p ublished online June 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Criminal Law; International Law. 855 words.

Prosecutorial Discretion v. Judicial Activism at the International Criminal Court

William A. Schabas.

in Journal of International Criminal Justice

September 2008; p ublished online November 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Criminal Law; International Law. 15178 words.

The Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court has exercised broad prosecutorial discretion in the selection of situations and cases to be heard by the Court. It is difficult to explain...

More Candour about Criteria

James A. Goldston.

in Journal of International Criminal Justice

May 2010; p ublished online April 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Criminal Law; International Law. 12333 words.

In its short life, the International Criminal Court (ICC) has issued public warrants of arrest for 14 persons, launched two trials and provoked controversy across the globe. Much unease...

Prosecutorial Discretion as an Obstacle to Prosecution of United Nations Peacekeepers by the International Criminal Court

Melanie O’Brien.

in Journal of International Criminal Justice

July 2012; p ublished online June 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Criminal Law; International Law. 10281 words.

United Nations (UN) peacekeepers have been accused of various offences (such as sexual exploitation and abuse, gun smuggling and trading, and gold or diamonds trading), which, under...

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in British Yearbook of International Law

January 2014; p ublished online December 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 10470 words.

The day the graffiti died

Amr A. Shalakany.

in London Review of International Law

September 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 5969 words.

More Women – But Which Women? The Rule and the Politics of Gender Balance at the European Court of Human Rights

Stéphanie Hennette Vauchez.

in European Journal of International Law

February 2015; p ublished online March 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 15631 words.

Building on the heightened attention that the optic of judicial selection receives in the world of international courts, this article focuses its attention on one particular criterion that...

Montreux Document on Pertinent International Legal Obligations and Good Practices for States related to Operations of Private Military and Security Companies during Armed Conflict

in Journal of Conflict and Security Law

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 8522 words.

Prosecutorial Discretion at the ICC and Victims’ Right to Remedy

Cécile Aptel.

in Journal of International Criminal Justice

December 2012; p ublished online November 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Criminal Law; International Law. 8817 words.

Through the exercise of discretionary powers, the Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC) selects from among the many offences which fall within the mandate of the Court a...

Fact-Finding or Paving the Road to Criminal Justice?

Micaela Frulli.

in Journal of International Criminal Justice

December 2012; p ublished online November 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Criminal Law; International Law. 7891 words.

This article analyses the work of a number of fact-finding commissions established by the United Nations (UN) with a view to assessing their impact on subsequent criminal prosecutions for...

Victims who victimise

Mark A. Drumbl.

in London Review of International Law

July 2016; p ublished online June 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 13324 words.

How to speak of the agency of the oppressed to harm others in times of atrocity? This article juxtaposes Holocaust literature (Levi, Frankl, Kertész, Ka-Tzetnik) with Holocaust judging (the null...

Indirect Victims’ Participation in the Lubanga Trial

Valentina Spiga.

in Journal of International Criminal Justice

March 2010; p ublished online March 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Criminal Law; International Law. 8530 words.

On 8 April 2009, Trial Chamber I of the International Criminal Court issued a decision on the participation of ‘indirect victims’ in the Lubanga case. The thorny question scrutinized by the...

United Kingdom Materials On International Law 2013

Jacques Hartmann, Sangeeta Shah and Colin Warbrick.

in British Yearbook of International Law

August 2014; p ublished online August 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 189177 words.