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Title Research handbook on the international penal system / edited by Róisín Mulgrew and Denis Abels
Published Cheltenham, UK : Edward Elgar Publishing Limited, [2016]


Description 1 online resource
Series Research handbooks in international law series
Research handbooks in international law
Contents 1. The legal position of international detainees: applicable law and standards / Jan Christoph Nemitz -- 2. Provisional release from international remand detention / Andrew Trotter -- 3. Ius puniendi and individual criminal responsibility in international criminal law / Kai Ambos -- 4. Determinate and indeterminate sentences of imprisonment in international criminal justice / Dirk Van Zyl Smit -- 5. Fines and forfeiture in international criminal justice / Rebecca Young -- 6. International sentencing: law and practice / Silvia D'Ascoli -- 7. Judicial cross-referencing in the sentencing practice of international(ized) criminal courts and tribunals / Annika Jones -- 8. The transfer of the execution of sentences of the international criminal court in light of inter-state practice / Harmen Van Der Wilt -- 9. Rule 11bis: exploring the penal aspects of transferring cases to national courts by the ad hoc tribunals / Olympia Bekou -- 10. State cooperation in the enforcement of sentences / Göran Sluiter -- 11. Limiting the objectives of the enforcement of international punishment / Denis Abels -- 12. Rehabilitating international prisoners / Barbora Holá and Joris Van Wijk -- 13. International penal law: aligned with or autonomous from international human rights law? / Lorna McGregor -- 14. Oversight of international imprisonment: the Committee for the Prevention of Torture / Sonja Snacken and Nik Kiefer -- 15. Enforcement of sentences and oversight of prisoners convicted by the special court for Sierra Leone / Teresa Anne Doherty and Shireen Avis Fisher -- 16. International punishment from 'other' perspectives / Mark A. Drumbl -- 17. The international criminal court's regime of victim redress: non-punitive responses to crimes under the Rome Statute / Conor McCarthy -- 18. Creating an international prison / Margaret M. Penrose -- 19. The costs of suspicion: a critical analysis of the compensation scheme established by article 85(3) of the Rome Statute / Róisín Mulgrew
Summary "Drawing on the expertise and experience of contributors from a wide range of academic, professional and judicial backgrounds, this handbook critically analyses the laws, policies and practices that govern detention, punishment and the enforcement of sentences in the international criminal justice context. Comprehensive and innovative, it also explores broader normative questions related to international punishment and makes recommendations for the international penal system's development."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on online resource; title from title screen (Elgaronline, viewed on June 6, 2018)
Subject International criminal law.
International crimes.
LAW -- Criminal Law -- General.
International criminal law.
Genre/Form Electronic books
Form Electronic book
Author Mulgrew, Róisín, 1980- editor.
Abels, Denis. editor.
ISBN 9781783472161