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Stay the hand of vengeance : the politics of war crimes tribunals

Author: Gary Jonathan Bass
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, ©2000.
Series: Princeton studies in international history and politics.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"In this book, Gary Bass offers a look at the politics behind international war crimes tribunals, combining analysis with investigative reporting and a broad historical perspective. The Nuremberg trials powerfully demonstrated how effective war crimes tribunals can be. But there have been many other important tribunals that have not been as successful, and which have been largely left out of today's debates about  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Gary Jonathan Bass
ISBN: 069104922X 9780691049229 0691092788 9780691092782
OCLC Number: 43884686
Notes: Includes index.
Awards: Commended for AAP/Professional and Scholarly Publishing Awards: Government and Political Science 2000.
Description: 402 pages : 1 map ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
St. Helena --
Leipzig --
Constantinople --
Nuremberg --
The Hague --
Conclusion --
Epilogue.
Series Title: Princeton studies in international history and politics.
Responsibility: Gary Jonathan Bass.

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Offers a look at the politics behind international war crimes tribunals, combining analysis with investigative reporting and a broad historical perspective. This book explains that bringing war  Read more...
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