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The Resource Crimes of business in international law : concepts of individual and corporate responsibility for the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court, Thomas M. Schmidt

Crimes of business in international law : concepts of individual and corporate responsibility for the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court, Thomas M. Schmidt

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Crimes of business in international law : concepts of individual and corporate responsibility for the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court
Title
Crimes of business in international law
Title remainder
concepts of individual and corporate responsibility for the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court
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Thomas M. Schmidt
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Language
eng
Summary
Preventing contributions to serious human rights violations in the course of business activity is a matter of prime importance to the international community. With a view to business actors providing infrastructure, funding or other means for the commission of crimes, this study presents concepts for assessing their individual responsibility under the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court. To this end, the author expands upon foundational German scholarship and scrutinizes the Court's jurisprudence on commission and civilian superior responsibility, in particular its recourse to the control over the crime theory. The book examines the necessity to exempt socially valuable business activity from such responsibility from a human rights perspective. An interdisciplinary approach to the proposal to extend the Court's jurisdiction to corporate actors identifies as a major obstacle to statutory reform the unresolved conflict between diverging views on the reality of organizations--
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Schmidt, Thomas M.
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Schriften zum internationalen und europäischen Strafrecht
Series volume
Bd. 24
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  • International criminal law
  • International law and human rights
  • International law
  • Commercial crimes
  • Criminal law
  • Commercial crimes
  • Criminal law
  • International criminal law
  • International law
  • International law and human rights
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Crimes of business in international law : concepts of individual and corporate responsibility for the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court, Thomas M. Schmidt
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction and scope of inquiry
  • The commission of crimes by business actors
  • Business actors as civilian superiors
  • Corporate criminal responsibility de lege ferenda?
  • Closing remarks
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1. Edition.
Extent
400 pages
Isbn
9781509906901
Isbn Type
(Hart)
Lccn
2016296986
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
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YBP Library Services
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(OCoLC)945367034
Label
Crimes of business in international law : concepts of individual and corporate responsibility for the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court, Thomas M. Schmidt
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction and scope of inquiry
  • The commission of crimes by business actors
  • Business actors as civilian superiors
  • Corporate criminal responsibility de lege ferenda?
  • Closing remarks
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1. Edition.
Extent
400 pages
Isbn
9781509906901
Isbn Type
(Hart)
Lccn
2016296986
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
YBP Library Services
System control number
(OCoLC)945367034

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