Essays on Law and War at the Fault Lines

Essays on Law and War at the Fault Lines This collection of essays by Professor Michael N. Schmitt, Chairman of the International Law Department at the United States Naval War College, draws together those of his articles published over the past two decades that have explored particular fault lines...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Schmitt, Michael N.
Format: eBook
Published: The Hague T.M.C. Asser Press 2012, 2012
Edition:1st ed. 2012
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Computer Network Attack and Use of Force in International Law: Thoughts on a Normative Framework
  • Responding to Transnational Terrorism under the Jus ad Bellum: A Normative Framework
  • Military Necessity and Humanity in International Humanitarian Law: Preserving the Delicate Balance
  • The Principle of Discrimination in 21st Century Warfare
  • Fault Lines in the Law of Attack
  • Aerial Blockades in Historical, Legal, and Practical Perspective
  • State Sponsored Assassination in International and Domestic Law
  • Green War: An Assessment of the Environmental Law of International Armed Conflict
  • Wired Warfare: Computer Network Attack and International Law
  • The Interpretive Guidance on the Notion of Direct Participation in Hostilities: A Critical Analysis
  • Human Shields in International Humanitarian Law
  • Investigating Violations of International Law in Armed Conflict