Wednesday, February 29, 2012

New Issue: Journal of International Criminal Justice

The latest issue of the Journal of International Criminal Justice (Vol. 10, no. 1, March 2012) is out. Contents include:
  • 10th Anniversary Special Issue - Aggression: After Kampala
  • Introduction
    • Claus Kreß & Philippa Webb, Introduction
  • I. The Long Shadow of Early Controversies
    • Kirsten Sellars, Delegitimizing Aggression: First Steps and False Starts after the First World War
    • Thomas Weigend, ‘In general a principle of justice’: The Debate on the ‘Crime against Peace’ in the Wake of the Nuremberg Judgment
  • II. Uncertainties and Risks: Policy Issues Arising out of the Kampala Compromise
    • Erin Creegan, Justified Uses of Force and the Crime of Aggression
    • Alexander G. Wills, The Crime of Aggression and the Resort to Force against Entities in Statu Nascendi
    • Leonie von Braun & Annelen Micus, Judicial Independence at Risk: Critical Issues regarding the Crime of Aggression Raised by Selected Human Rights Organizations
    • Beth Van Schaack, Par in Parem Imperium Non Habet: Complementarity and the Crime of Aggression
  • III. Testing the Limits: Legal Issues Arising from the Kampala Compromise
    • Marko Milanovic, Aggression and Legality: Custom in Kampala
    • Mary Ellen O’Connell & Mirakmal Niyazmatov, What is Aggression?: Comparing the Jus ad Bellum and the ICC Statute
    • Andreas Zimmermann, Amending the Amendment Provisions of the Rome Statute: The Kampala Compromise on the Crime of Aggression and the Law of Treaties
    • Kevin Jon Heller, The Uncertain Legal Status of the Aggression Understandings
    • Friedrich Rosenfeld, Individual Civil Responsibility for the Crime of Aggression
  • IV. Last Word: Assessing Kampala and Looking Forward
    • Mauro Politi, The ICC and the Crime of Aggression: A Dream that Came Through and the Reality Ahead