Book Notes -- International Criminal Law and Procedure (John Dugard and Christine van den Wyngaert, eds.), International Library of Criminology, Criminal Justice and Penology, 139.95, 524 pp., ISBN 1 85521 835 6.

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Thursday, January 1, 1998
Bruce Zagaris
This book contains a series of articles on international criminal law. After an introductory summary of the book, Part I, The Nature of International Criminal Law, contains three articles: Georg Schwarzenberger’s 1950 article, The Problem of an International Criminal Law; Professor Edward M. Wise’s 1987 article, Terrorism and the Problems of an International Criminal Law; and Professor M. Cherif Bassiouni’s 1974 article, An Appraisal of the Growth and Developing Trends of International Criminal Law. The articles deal with the problem of enforcement in international criminal law and the nature of the field as it still is emerging... [more]