An Introduction to International Criminal Law and Procedure

  title={An Introduction to International Criminal Law and Procedure},
  author={Robert Douglas Cryer and H. Richard Friman and Darryl Robinson and Elizabeth Wilmshurst},
Part I. Introduction: 1. Introduction: what is international criminal law? 2. The aims, objectives and justification of international criminal law Part II. Prosecutions in National Courts: 3. Jurisdiction 4. National prosecutions of international crimes 5. State cooperation with respect to national proceedings Part III. International Prosecutions: 6. The history of international criminal prosecutions: Nuremberg and Tokyo 7. The ad hoc international criminal tribunals 8. The International… Expand
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