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Genocide in international law : the crime of crimes

Previous edition, 1st, published in 2000
Print Book, English, 2009
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK, 2009
xviii, 741 pages ; 24 cm
9780521883979, 9780521719001, 9780511517754, 9780511575556, 0521883970, 0521719003, 0511517750, 0511575556
Origins of the legal prohibition of genocide
Drafting of the Convention and subsequent normative developments
Groups protected by the Convention
The physical element or actus reus of genocide
The mental element or mens rea of genocide
'Other acts' of genocide
Defences to genocide
Prosecution of genocide by international and domestic tribunals
State responsibility and the role of the International Court of Justice
Prevention of genocide
Treaty law questions and the Convention