By Alan Bryden
This e-book contributes to modern debates at the effectiveness of overseas humanitarian legislations (IHL) in regulating or prohibiting inhumane guns, akin to landmines.
Two treaties have emerged below IHL in line with the humanitarian scourge of landmines. besides the fact that, regardless of a substantial physique of comparable literature, transparent understandings haven't been validated at the effectiveness of those foreign felony frameworks in assembly the demanding situations that brought on their construction.
This publication seeks to deal with this lacuna. An analytical framework grounded in regime thought is helping movement past the restrictions within the present literature via a dependent specialize in rules, norms, principles, techniques, actors and factor components. at the one hand, this clarifies how political concerns be certain possibilities and constraints in designing and enforcing IHL regimes. at the different, it allows us to discover how and why ‘ideal’ coverage prescriptions are threatened while confronted with complicated demanding situations in post-conflict contexts.
This booklet can be of a lot curiosity to scholars of foreign humanitarian legislation, worldwide governance, human safeguard and IR in general.
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