Nowhere to run? Punishing war crimes

Res Publica 16 (2):197-207 (2010)
This paper’s aim is to provide overview of the punishment of war crimes. It considers first the rationale of the law of war, the identification and scope of war crimes, and proceeds to consider the justification of punishing war crimes, arguing for a consequentialist view with side-constraints. It then considers the alternative of reconciliation.
Keywords Deterrence  International law   Jus ad bellum  Punishment  Retribution  Torture  War crimes
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DOI 10.1007/s11158-010-9107-1
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Larry May (2007). War Crimes and Just War. Cambridge University Press.
Larry May (2006). Crimes Against Humanity. Ethics and International Affairs 20 (3):349–352.

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