International law protects fighters and civilians differently. Establishing who has been a victim of a war crime and who has been a lawful casualty of war is not always easy.
Female foreign fighters are framed as delusional, emotionally unstable, and naïve jihadi brides in search of a husband. This narrative can be dangerous, explains Ester Strømmen at PluriCourts.
Centre of Excellence
Interdisciplinary research areas
- International political and legal theory seminar Oct. 30, 2019 10:00 AM
- Disputation: Child Welfare in the area of criminal law Oct. 31, 2019 11:15 AM
- Midway assessment: Legal analysis of Norwegian fisheries legislation Oct. 31, 2019 2:15 PM
- The Dilemma of Dissent: Split Judicial Decisions and Compliance With Judgments From the International Human Rights Judiciary Oct. 17, 2019 2:17 PM
EU Law Stories: Contextual and Critical Histories of European Jurisprudence
Oct. 11, 2019 1:17 PM
Book review by Tommaso Pavone, published in The American Journal of Comparative Law.