Jeremy Sarkin

University of South Africa

P.O. Box 392

UNISA

Pretoria, Gauteng 0003

South Africa

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (27)

1.

The Historical Origins, Convergence and Interrelationship of International Human Rights Law, International Humanitarian Law, International Criminal Law and Public International Law and Their Application from at Least the Nineteenth Century

Human Rights and International Legal Discourse, Vol. 1, 2007, Hofstra Univ. Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08-24
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 24 Nov 2008
Jeremy Sarkin
University of South Africa
Downloads 1,776 (5,140)

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law of armed conflict; international human rights law, international criminal law, Marten's clause, Hague Convention, genocide, crimes against humanity, reparations, historical human rights violations, transitional justice

2.

Dealing with Africa's Human Rights Problems: The Role of the United Nations, the African Union and Africa's Sub-Regional Organizations in Dealing with Africa's Human Rights Problems: Connecting Humanitarian Intervention and the Responsibility to Protect

Journal of African Law, April 2009 , Hofstra Univ. Legal Studies Research Paper No. 09-01
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 07 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 17 Nov 2013
Jeremy Sarkin
University of South Africa
Downloads 1,146 (9,893)

Abstract:

international law, international human rights law, united nations, African Union, genocide, Africa, humanitarian intervention, transitional justice, responsibility to protect

3.

Legitimate Humanitarian Intervention Under International Law in the Context of the Current Human Rights and Humanitarian Crisis in Burma/Myanmar

Hong Kong Law Journal, Vol. 33, p. 371, 2003
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 29 Aug 2006 Last Revised: 27 Oct 2008
Marek Pietschmann and Jeremy Sarkin
affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of South Africa
Downloads 799 (18,524)
Citation 1

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Achieving Reconciliation in Divided Societies: Comparing the Approaches in Timor-Leste, South Africa and Rwanda

Yale Journal of International Affairs, Summer 2008, Hofstra Univ. Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08-17
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 15 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 11 Dec 2014
Jeremy Sarkin
University of South Africa
Downloads 476 (37,471)

Abstract:

international humanitariam law, international human rights law, truth commissions, Timor-Leste, South Africa, Rwanda, reconciliation, transitional justice, international law

5.

Prisons in Africa: An Evaluation from a Human Rights Perspective

Sur International Human Rights Journal, Vol. 9, pp. 22-49, 2009, Hofstra Univ. Legal Studies Research Paper No. 09-13
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 31 Mar 2009
Jeremy Sarkin
University of South Africa
Downloads 425 (39,420)

Abstract:

Africa, human rights, prisons, colonialism, pre-trial prisoners, overcrowding, women, children, governance, resources, African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights, rehabilitation, reform

6.

Too Many Questions, Too Few Answers: Reconciliation in Transitional Societies

Columbia Human Rights Law Review, Vol. 35, No. 3, pp. 101-168, 2004, Hofstra Univ. Legal Studies Research Paper No. 09-07
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 01 Feb 2009
Jeremy Sarkin and Erin Daly
University of South Africa and Widener University Delaware Law School
Downloads 377 (52,514)
Citation 2

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international law, international human rights law, international criminal law, international tribunals, transitional justice, reconciliation, amnesty, justice, truth, reparations, history, truth and reconciliation commission, deterrence, democracy, trials

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Reparations for Historical Human Rights Violations: The International and Historical Dimensions of the Alien Torts Claims Act Genocide Case of the Herero of Namibia

Human Rights Review, Vol. 9, 2008, Hofstra Univ. Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08-14
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 13 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 06 Mar 2014
Jeremy Sarkin and Carly K. Fowler
University of South Africa and The Fletcher School
Downloads 358 (58,244)

Abstract:

international humanitarian law, international human rights law, reparation, international criminal law, Alien Torts Claims Act, Namibia, USA, Germany, International law, comparative law

8.

The Responsibility to Protect and Humanitarian Intervention in Africa

Global Responsibility to Protect 2(4) (2010) 371–387,
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 04 Aug 2012
Jeremy Sarkin
University of South Africa
Downloads 336 (42,962)
Citation 1

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Humanitarian intervention, human rights, African Union, AU Constitutive Act, international peacekeeping, ECOWAS, UN approval, International Criminal Court, war crimes, crimes against humanity, genocide, implementing R2P, United Nations, responsibility to protect, Africa

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The Role of the International Criminal Court (ICC) in Reducing Massive Human Rights Violations Such as Enforced Disappearances in Africa: Towards Developing Transitional Justice Strategies

Studies in Ethnicity and Nationalism: Vol. 11, No. 1, 2011
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 04 Aug 2012
Jeremy Sarkin
University of South Africa
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Is the Responsibility to Protect an Accepted Norm of International Law in the Post-Libya Era? How its Third Pillar Ought to be Applied

Groningen Journal of International Law. Vol. 1, 2012
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 04 Aug 2012
Jeremy Sarkin
University of South Africa
Downloads 264 (63,617)
Citation 1

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11.

The African Commission on Human and People’s Rights and the Future African Court of Justice and Human Rights: Comparative Lessons from the European Court of Human Rights

18(3) South African Journal of International Affairs. (December 2011) 281-293
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 04 Aug 2012
Jeremy Sarkin
University of South Africa
Downloads 253 (73,687)

Abstract:

European Court of Human Rights, African Court of Human Rights, African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights, African Court of Justice and Human Rights, European Commission on Human Rights

12.

An Evaluation of the South African Amnesty Process

TRUTH AND RECONCILIATION: DID THE TRC DELIVER, Audrey Chapman and Hugo van der Merwe, eds., University of Pennsylvania Press, 2008, Hofstra Univ. Legal Studies Research Paper No. 09-12
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 29 Mar 2009
Jeremy Sarkin
University of South Africa
Downloads 252 (83,272)
Citation 1

Abstract:

international law, South Africa, international human rights law, transitional justice, reconciliation, amnesty, justice, truth, reparations, history, truth and reconciliation commission, proportionality, representation, hearings, victims, investigations, trials

13.

Review of Atrocity, Punishment, and International Law by Mark A. Drumbl

Human Rights Quarterly, Vol. 30, No. 4, pp. 1028-1042, November 2008, Hofstra Univ. Legal Studies Research Paper No. 09-05
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 23 Jan 2009
Jeremy Sarkin
University of South Africa
Downloads 200 (114,419)

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international law, international human rights law, international criminal law, international tribunals, sentencing, Rwanda, former Yugoslavia, Cambodia, Sierra Leone, East Timor, Nuremberg

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Why Achieving Reconciliation in Iraq is Possible: Suggestions for Mechanisms and Processes Including a Truth and Reconciliation Commission

Fletcher Journal of Human Security, Vol. 23, 2008, Hofstra Univ. Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08-16
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 15 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 27 Oct 2008
Jeremy Sarkin and Heather Sensibaugh
University of South Africa and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 167 (132,349)

Abstract:

International Humanitarian Law, International Human Rights Law, Truth Commissions, Iraq, USA, Comparative Law, Reconciliation, Transitional Justice, History, International Law

16.

Ending Caste Discrimination in India: Human Rights and the Responsibility To Protect (R2P) Individuals and Groups From Discrimination at the Domestic and International Levels

41(3) George Washington International Law Review (2010) 101-136
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 04 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 24 Mar 2015
Jeremy Sarkin and Mark A. Koenig
University of South Africa and Independent
Downloads 128 (134,333)

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'Is Botswana the Miracle of Africa? Democracy, the Rule of Law, and Human Rights Versus Economic Development'

Transnational Law & Contemporary Problems, Vol. 19, 2010
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 04 Aug 2012
Jeremy Sarkin and Amelia Cook
University of South Africa and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 125 (111,280)

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18.

Enhancing the Legitimacy, Status and Role of the International Criminal Court by Using Transitional Justice or Restorative Justice Strategies

Interdisciplinary Journal of Human Rights Law (2011-12) 83-102
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 04 Aug 2012
Jeremy Sarkin
University of South Africa
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19.

Integrating Transitional Justice and Demobilisation, Disarmament and Reintegration: The Need to Achieve Rehabilitation, Reintegration and Reconciliation for Child Soldiers and Child Victims of Enforced Disappearances

Illse Derluyn Et Al (Eds.) Remember: Rehabilitation and Reintegration of War-Affected Children Intersentia 2012 77-104
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 04 Aug 2012
Jeremy Sarkin
University of South Africa
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20.

'The Responsibility to Protect and the Duty to Prevent Genocide: Lessons to Be Learnt from the Role of the International Community and the Media During the Rwandan Genocide and the Conflict in the Former Yugoslavia'

Suffolk Transnational Law Review, Vol. 33, No. 1, 2010
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 04 Aug 2012
Jeremy Sarkin and Carly K. Fowler
University of South Africa and The Fletcher School
Downloads 94 (118,301)
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21.

'Who is Indigenous?: Indigenous Rights Globally, in Africa and Among the San in Botswana'

Tulane Journal of International & Comparative Law, Vol. 38, 2009
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 04 Aug 2012
Jeremy Sarkin and Amelia Cook
University of South Africa and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 74 (208,912)

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'The Human Rights of the San (Bushmen) of Botswana – The Clash of the Rights of Indigenous Communities and Their Access to Water with the Rights of the State to Environmental Conservation and Mineral Resource Exploitation'

Journal of Transnational Law & Policy, Vol. 20, 2010-2011
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 04 Aug 2012
Jeremy Sarkin and Amelia Cook
University of South Africa and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 53 (227,067)

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Developing the Right to Work: Intersecting and Dialoguing Human Rights and Economic Policy

33(1) Human Rights Quarterly (February, 2011) 1-41
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 04 Aug 2012
Jeremy Sarkin and Mark A. Koenig
University of South Africa and Independent
Downloads 44 (301,316)

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24.

'How Historical Events and Relationships Shape Current Attempts at Reconciliation in Iraq'

Wisconsin International Law Journal, Vol. 26, No. 4, 2009
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 05 Aug 2012
Jeremy Sarkin and Heather Sensibaugh
University of South Africa and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 30 (332,679)

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25.

Is the Responsibility to Protect an Accepted Norm of International Law in the Post-Libya Era? How its Third Pillar Ought to Be Applied

Groningen Journal of International Law, Vol. 1, Ed. 0, 2012
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 01 Apr 2015
Jeremy Sarkin
University of South Africa
Downloads 26 (345,279)
Citation 1

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'How to Better Infuse Gender into the Human Rights Council’s Universal Periodic Review Process'

Jindal Global Law Review, Vol. 2, Issue 1 (2010) 172-190
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 04 Aug 2012
Jeremy Sarkin
University of South Africa
Downloads 26 (240,596)

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Reconciliation in Divided Societies: Finding Common Ground

Erin Daly, Jeremy Sarkin, RECONCILIATION IN DIVIDED SOCIETIES FINDING COMMON GROUND, p. 352, University Pennsylvania Press, 2008
Posted: 07 Mar 2008
Erin Daly and Jeremy Sarkin
Widener University Delaware Law School and University of South Africa

Abstract:

transitional justice