War crimes against women : prosecution in international war crimes tribunals / by Kelly Dawn Askin

Author(s): Askin, Kelly Dawn
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Subjects: War crimes
Women--Crimes against
War crime trials
Yugoslav War, 1991-1995--Atrocities and destruction
Women--Crimes against--Yugoslavia
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: The Hague : M. Nijhoff Publishers ; Cambridge, Mass. : Distributed in the USA and Canada by Kluwer Law International, c1997
LC Classification: K
Physical Description: xviii, 455 p. ; 25 cm
Table of Contents: Acknowledgments
Preface
Introduction - The Development and Prosecution of War Crimes Against Women 1
Ch. I. Humanitarian Law Prior to World War II 18
Ch. II. Gender Specific War Crimes Committed in Europe and Asia During World War II 49
Ch. III. Events Leading to the Nuremberg Trial 96
Ch. IV. The Nuremberg War Crimes Trial 129
Ch. V. The Tokyo War Crimes Trial 164
Ch. VI. The Evolution of the Status of Women in Domestic and International Law and Practice 204
Ch. VII. Gender Specific War Crimes in the Yugoslav Conflict 261
Ch. VIII. Prosecuting Gender Crimes in the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia (ICTY) 298
Conclusion of War Crimes Against Women 376
App. A. Sex Crimes Against the Person - Proposed Definitions 380
Select Bibliography 404
Index 451
Notes: LCCN: 97035851
ISBN: 9041104860 (alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 404-450) and index
OCLC Number: 37418389
ISBN/ISSN: 9041104860