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.
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Interdisciplinary research areas
- Ensuring and Balancing the Rights of Defendants and Victims at International and Hybrid Criminal Courts Aug. 30, 2018 9:00 AM
- Responding to Legitimacy Challenges: Opportunities and Choices for the European Court of Human Rights Sep. 21, 2018 12:00 AM
- Religion and Ethnicity on the International Bench Oct. 4, 2018 9:00 AM
Poor States or Poor Governance? Explaining Outcomes in Investment Treaty Arbitration
Aug. 10, 2018 2:29 PM
Article by Daniel Behn, Tarald Laudal Berge and Malcolm Langford, published in Northwestern Journal of International Law and Business.
Managing Backlash: The Evolving Investment Treaty Arbitrator?
Aug. 10, 2018 2:22 PM
Malcolm Langford and Daniel Behn published the article Managing Backlash: The Evolving Investment Treaty Arbitrator? in European Journal of International Law.