Thomas Obel Hansen

Ulster University - Transitional Justice Institute

Lecturer in Law

Shore Road

Newtownabbey, County Antrim BT37 OQB

Northern Ireland

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Scholarly Papers (19)

1.

Africa and the International Criminal Court

AFRICA'S INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS: A HANDBOOK, Tim Murithi, ed., Routledge, April 2013
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 28 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 31 Mar 2014
Thomas Obel Hansen
Ulster University - Transitional Justice Institute
Downloads 738 (17,212)

Abstract:

International Criminal Court, Africa, African Union

2.

Transitional Justice in Kenya? An Assessment of the Accountability Process in Light of Domestic Politics and Security Concerns

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 28 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 01 Feb 2012
Thomas Obel Hansen
Ulster University - Transitional Justice Institute
Downloads 569 (31,266)

Abstract:

transitional justice, Kenya, impact of the international criminal court

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The International Criminal Court in Kenya: Three Defining Features of a Contested Accountability Process and Their Implications for the Future of International Justice

Australian Journal of Human Rights, vol. 18, no. 2, 2012, pp. 187-217
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 02 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 05 Dec 2014
Thomas Obel Hansen
Ulster University - Transitional Justice Institute
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Abstract:

International Criminal Court, Kenya Situation, Proprio Moto Powers, Selectivity, Deterrence ability of ICC

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A Critical Review of the ICC's Recent Practice Concerning Admissibility Challenges and Complementarity

Melbourne Journal of International Law, Vol. 13, No. 1, 2012
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 28 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 10 Jul 2012
Thomas Obel Hansen
Ulster University - Transitional Justice Institute
Downloads 493 (33,526)

Abstract:

International criminal court, admissibility, complementarity, Kenya ICC cases

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The Policy Requirement in Crimes Against Humanity: Lessons from and for the Case of Kenya

The Geo. Wash. Int’l L. Rev. vol. 43, no.1, 2011, pp. 1-42,
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 25 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 11 Nov 2013
Thomas Obel Hansen
Ulster University - Transitional Justice Institute
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Abstract:

Crimes against humanity, state or organizational policy, Kenya

6.

The International Criminal Court and the Legitimacy of Exercise

The International Criminal Court and the Legitimacy of Exercise, in Per Andersen et al. (eds), Law and Legitimacy, DJOEF Publishers, 2015
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 13 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 14 May 2015
Thomas Obel Hansen
Ulster University - Transitional Justice Institute
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Caressing the Big Fish? A Critique of ICC Trial Chamber V(a)’s Decision to Grant Ruto’s Request for Excusal from Continuous Presence at Trial

Cardozo Journal of International and Comparative Law (JICL), Vol. 22, No. 1, 2013
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 27 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 22 Oct 2013
Thomas Obel Hansen
Ulster University - Transitional Justice Institute
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Abstract:

Decision on Ruto's Request for Excusal from Continuous Presence at Trial, International Criminal Court, Articles 27 and 63 of the Rome Statute, Equality before the Law

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The Vertical and Horizontal Expansion of Transitional Justice: Explanations and Implications for a Contested Field

THEORIES OF/FOR TRANSITIONAL JUSTICE, Susanne Buckley-Zistel, ed., Oxford University Press, 2012
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 30 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 14 Jan 2014
Thomas Obel Hansen
Ulster University - Transitional Justice Institute
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Abstract:

Transitional justice theory, expansions of transitional justice field, international justice, ICC

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Political Violence in Kenya: A Study of Causes, Responses and a Framework for Discussing Preventive Action

Institute for Security Studies, Paper No. 205, 2009
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 30 Sep 2011
Thomas Obel Hansen
Ulster University - Transitional Justice Institute
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Abstract:

Political violence, Kenya, transitional justice

10.

Transitional Justice: Toward a Differentiated Theory

Oregon Review of International Law, Vol. 13, p. 1, 2011
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 07 Aug 2011
Thomas Obel Hansen
Ulster University - Transitional Justice Institute
Downloads 126 (142,635)

Abstract:

Transitional Justice Theory, Political Transitions

Complementarity in Kenya? An Analysis of the Domestic Framework for International Crimes Prosecution

The Nuremberg Principles in Non-western Societies: A Reflection on their Universality, Legitimacy and Application, The International Nuremberg Principles Academy, 2016
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 28 Nov 2015 Last Revised: 16 Aug 2017
Thomas Obel Hansen
Ulster University - Transitional Justice Institute
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Complementarity in Kenya? An Analysis of the Domestic Framework for International Crimes Prosecution

Transitional Justice Institute Research Paper No. 16-07
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 15 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 16 Aug 2017
Thomas Obel Hansen
Ulster University - Transitional Justice Institute
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Abstract:

Kenya, international crimes

The Time and Space of Transitional Justice

Transitional Justice Institute Research Paper No. 16-11
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 28 Jun 2016
Thomas Obel Hansen
Ulster University - Transitional Justice Institute
Downloads 84 (253,715)

Abstract:

Domestic prosecution of international crimes, Kenya, complementarity

The Time and Space of Transitional Justice

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 04 Nov 2015 Last Revised: 16 Aug 2017
Thomas Obel Hansen
Ulster University - Transitional Justice Institute
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Abstract:

Transitional justice theory, time and space of transitional justice

13.

Kenya’s Power-Sharing Arrangement and Its Implications for Transitional Justice

“Kenya’s Power-Sharing Arrangement and Its Implications for Transitional Justice”, International Journal of Human Rights, vol. 17, no. 2, 2013, pp. 307-27,
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 28 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 12 Apr 2014
Thomas Obel Hansen
Ulster University - Transitional Justice Institute
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Abstract:

Kenyan National Dialogue and Reconciliation, power-sharing, past human

14.

Reflections on the ICC Prosecutor's Recent 'Selection Decisions'

Forthcoming in Max Planck Yearbook of United Nations Law, Volume 17, 2013
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 20 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 06 Apr 2014
Thomas Obel Hansen
Ulster University - Transitional Justice Institute
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Abstract:

International Criminal Court, self-referrals, gravity, selectivity, Mali

15.

In Pursuit of Accountability During and after War

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 24 Aug 2017
Thomas Obel Hansen
Ulster University - Transitional Justice Institute
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Abstract:

Transitional justice; armed conflict; justice for abuses in war; impact of transitional justice

16.

The Policy Paper on Preliminary Examinations: Ending Impunity Through 'Positive Complementarity’?

Transitional Justice Institute Research Paper No. 17-01
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 11 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 12 Apr 2017
Thomas Obel Hansen
Ulster University - Transitional Justice Institute
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Abstract:

International Criminal Court, Preliminary Examinations, Positive Complementarity, OTP Policy Papers

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In the Shadow of Politics: Victim Participation in the Kenyan ICC Cases

In the Shadow of Politics: Victim Participation in the Kenyan ICC Cases, June 2016, Impunity Watch, Transitional Justice Institute Research Paper No. 16-17
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 15 Sep 2016
Thomas Obel Hansen
Ulster University - Transitional Justice Institute
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Abstract:

Victim participation, international criminal court, Kenya

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Fighting for Justice (and Survival): Kenyan Civil Society Accountability Strategies and Their Enemies

Posted: 04 Nov 2015
Thomas Obel Hansen and Chandra Lekha Sriram
Ulster University - Transitional Justice Institute and University of London - School of Law

Abstract:

Kenya, civil society, accountability, International Criminal Court

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Constitutional Reform, Transition and Preventing Violence: An Assessment of Kenya’s New Constitution in Light of the Need for Political and Peaceful Transformation

Posted: 28 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 02 Nov 2013
Thomas Obel Hansen
Ulster University - Transitional Justice Institute

Abstract:

Kenya, constitutional reforms, political violence, transitional justice