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Title The Milošević trial : an autopsy / edited by Timothy Waters
Published Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2013


Description 1 online resource (691 pages)
Contents The context, contested : histories of Yugoslavia and its violent dissolution -- The forum : the international criminal tribunal for the former Yugoslavia -- The man on trial : Slobodan Milošević -- The trial: IT-02-54, prosecutor v. Milošević -- Real justice, in time : the initial indictment of Milošević : Clint Williamson (special prosecutor for the EU Special Investigative Task Force) -- Real justice or realpolitik? the delayed indictment of Milošević / Cherif Bassiouni (DePaul University) -- Slow poison : joinder and the death of Milošević / Gideon Boas (Monash University) -- Joinder, fairness, and the goals of international criminal justice / Frédéric Mégret (McGill University) -- Difficulties for the participants : indictment correct, trial impossible / Carla del Ponte (former chief prosecutor, ICTY and ICTR) -- Outside the internal dynamics of the prosecution / Kelly Dawn Askin (Open Society Justice Initiative) -- In the shadow of non-recognition : Milošević and the self-represented accused's right to justice / Evelyn Anoya (special tribunal for Lebanon) -- The legitimacy paradox of self-representation / Yuval Shany (Hebrew University) -- Guilty without a verdict : Bosniaks' perceptions of the Milošević trial / Safia Swimelar (Elon University) -- The Hague front in the homeland war : narratives of the Milošević trial in Croatia / Christopher K. Lamont (University of Groningen) -- Another report on the banality of evil : the cultural politics of the Milošević trial in Kosovo / Vjollca Krasniqi (University of Prishtina; University of Ljubljana) -- Conversations with Milošević : two meetings, bloody hands / Veton Surroi (KOHA Media group) -- Underwhelmed : Kosovar Albanians' reactions to the Milošević trial / Frances Trix (Indiana University) -- Airing crimes, marginalizing victims : political expectations and transitional justice in Kosovo / Denisa Kostovicova (London School of Economics and Political Science) -- Framing the trial of the century : influences of, and on, international media / Klaus Bachmann (University of Social Sciences and Humanities -- Warsaw) -- The court and public opinion : negotiating tensions between trial process and public interest in Milošević / Judith Armatta (formerly Coalition for International Justice) -- Dead man's tale : deriving narrative authority from the terminated : Milošević trial / Timothy William Waters (Indiana University) -- Beyond the theater of international justice : the rule 98bis decision in Milošević / Jens Meierhenrich (London School of Economics and Political Science) -- Can we salvage a history of the Yugoslav conflicts from the Milošević trial? / Christian Axboe Nielsen (Aarhus University) -- Do historians need a verdict? / Florian Bieber (University of Graz) -- Body of evidence : the prosecution's construction of Milosevic / Marko Prelec (International Crisis Group) -- Milosevic and the justice of peace / Alexander K.A. Greenawalt (Pace University) -- The parting of ways: public reckoning with the recent past in post-Milošević Serbia / Jasna Dragović-Soso (Goldsmiths, University of London) -- Antecedents to a debate : conflicts over the transfer of Milosevic / Vesna Pejic (member of parliament of the Republic of Serbia) -- The show and the trial : the political death of Milosevic / Florian Bieber (University of Graz) -- From politics to law, to tedium, and back / Mark A. Drumbl (Washington & Lee University) -- Two sides of the same coin? judging Milosevic and Serbia before the ICTY and ICJ / Yuval Shany (Hebrew University) -- Ambiguous choices in the trials of Milosevic's Serbia / Tibor Várady (Central European University; Emory University) -- Abdicated legacy : the prosecution's use of evidence from Milosevic / Florence Hartmann (formerly office of the prosecutor, ICTY) -- The spider and the system : Milosevic and joint criminal enterprise / Harmen van der Wilt (University of Amsterdam)
Summary The Milosevic Trial - An Autopsy provides a cross-disciplinary examination of the most controversial war crimes trial of the modern era and its contested legacy for the growing fields of international criminal law and post-conflict justice. The international trial of Slobodan Milosevic, who presided over the violent collapse of Yugoslavia - was already among the longest war crimes trials when Milosevic died in 2006. Yet precisely because it ended without judgment, its significance and legacy are specially contested. The contributors to this volume, including trial participants, area specialist
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes English
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Subject Milošević, Slobodan, 1941-2006 -- Trials, litigation, etc
SUBJECT Milošević, Slobodan, 1941-2006 fast
Subject International Tribunal for the Prosecution of Persons Responsible for Serious Violations of International Humanitarian Law Committed in the Territory of the Former Yugoslavia since 1991.
SUBJECT International Tribunal for the Prosecution of Persons Responsible for Serious Violations of International Humanitarian Law Committed in the Territory of the Former Yugoslavia since 1991 fast
Subject Trials (Crimes against humanity) -- Netherlands -- Hague
War crime trials -- Netherlands -- Hague
Yugoslav War, 1991-1995 -- Atrocities.
LAW -- International.
Trials (Crimes against humanity)
War crime trials
International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia.
Heads of State and Heads of government.
War crimes.
Crimes against humanity.
International criminal law.
Yugoslav wars (1989-2001)
Slobodan Milošević (1941-2006).
Netherlands -- Hague
Genre/Form Trials, litigation, etc.
Form Electronic book
Author Waters, Timothy William, 1966- editor.
ISBN 9780199344208