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The Complicity and Limits of International Law in Armed Conflict Rape

@article{Haskell2009TheCA,
  title={The Complicity and Limits of International Law in Armed Conflict Rape},
  author={John D. Haskell},
  journal={Boston College Third World law journal},
  year={2009},
  volume={29},
  pages={35}
}
  • John D. Haskell
  • Published 2009
  • Political Science
  • Boston College Third World law journal
The inauguration of the International Criminal Court and the proliferation of criminal tribunals over the last twenty years are often presented as historic and progressive moments in teh trajectory of international law's response to victims of rape in armed conflicts. However, these moments may signal not only inclusion, but also repression. They signal not just progress, but also a renewed rhetorical and institutional legitimatization of colonialism. Historicizing the advent of the… Expand
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