What is war? : an investigation in the wake of 9/11
- Leiden ; Boston : Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, 2012.
- Physical description
- xxiv, 495 p. : ill ; 2 5 cm.
- International humanitarian law series v. 37.
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- O'Connell, Mary Ellen, 1958-
- Includes bibliographical references and index.
- Introduction: Defining armed conflict in the decade after 9/11 / Mary Ellen O'Connell
- Proposal to study the meaning of war in international law (May 2005) / ILA Committee on the Use of Force
- International law's changing terms : "war" becomes "armed conflict" / Elzbieta Mikos-Skuza
- The meaning of armed conflict and the Jus ad Bellum / Jutta Brunnee
- The concept of "armed conflict" in international armed conflict / Masahiko Asada
- The meaning of armed conflict : non-international armed conflict / Christine Gray
- Irregular forces and self-defense under the UN Charter / James Gathii
- United Nations peacekeeping and the meaning of armed conflict / Mary Ellen O'Connell and Ania Kritvus
- Silence of the laws? : conceptions of international relations and international law in Hobbes, Kant, and Locke / Michael Doyle and Geoffrey Carlson
- War, crime, and terrorism : distinctions and implications / John Mueller
- Meaning of war / Michael Rose
- What is war? / Jeremy Black
- History and war : the grim record of the past / Williamson Murray
- The meaning of war / Pamela Constable
- The semantics of 21st century warfare / James Gordon Meek
- The precariousness of rules / Thomas Grassey
- The meaning of war : an ethical analysis of sanctions and humanitarian intervention / Gerard Powers
- Uganda's "War in the North" : how clashing religious views created an armed conflict, how reconciling them may end it / Todd Whitmore
- The meaning of war / John Darby
- What's in a war? : insights from a conflict data program / Peter Wallensteen
- Initial report of the ILA Use of Force Committee on the definition of armed conflict (2008)
- Defining armed conflict, the work of the ILA Committee on the Use of Force (2005-2008) / Mary Ellen O'Connell
- Excerpts from a memo by the chair to the Committee on Submitting the Final Report (June 2010)
- The ILA Use of Force Committee's final report on the definition of armed conflict in international law (August 2010)
- Report on the adoption of the committee's final report on the definition of armed conflict (September 2010) / Mary Ellen O'Connell.
- Publication date
- edited by Mary Ellen O'Connell.
- International humanitarian law series, 1389-6776 ; v. 37