Tuesday, December 4, 2007

New Volume: Yearbook of International Humanitarian Law

The latest volume of the Yearbook of International Humanitarian Law (Vol. 8, 2005) is out. Contents include:
  • Kenneth Watkin, Assessing Proportionality: Moral complexity and legal rules
  • W. Hays Parks, Conventional Weapons and Weapons Reviews
  • Michael Bothe, Customary International Humanitarian Law: Some reflections on the ICRC Study
  • Steven Solomon & David Kaye, The International Law of Hamdan v. Rumsfeld
  • Current Developments
    • Avril McDonald, The Year in Review
    • Rod Rastan & Maria Nybondas, International Criminal Courts Round-Up
    • Gerrit Jan Pulles, Crystallising an Emblem: On the adoption of the Third Additional Protocol to the Geneva Conventions
    • Matthias Neuner, The Darfur Referral of the Security Council and the Scope of the Jurisdiction of the International Criminal Court
    • Djamchid Momtaz, Israel and the Fourth Geneva Convention: On the ICJ Advisory Opinion concerning the Separation Barrier
    • Mustafa Mari, The Israeli Disengagement from the Gaza Strip: An end of the occupation?
    • Yuval Shany, Faraway, So Close: The legal status of Gaza after Israel’s disengagement