The hidden impacts of the ICC: An innovative assessment using Google data

  title={The hidden impacts of the ICC: An innovative assessment using Google data},
  author={Geoff Dancy},
  journal={Leiden Journal of International Law},
  pages={729 - 747}
  • Geoff Dancy
  • Published 14 May 2021
  • Sociology
  • Leiden Journal of International Law
Abstract Commentators now regularly declare that the International Criminal court (ICC) – and international criminal law as a whole – is in crisis. It is certainly the case that the ICC faces a number of operational challenges, and that these challenges worry its defenders. However, one unexamined rationalist assumption is that the Court’s inability to deliver consistent outputs will mean waning influence. This article explores an alternative constructivist theory that the ICC produces diffuse… 



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