School Lessons in War: Children at Tuol Sleng & the Rise of International Protections for Children in War

16 Willamette Journal of International Law and Dispute Resolution 28 (Spring 2008)

48 Pages Posted: 22 Jul 2010 Last revised: 25 Jun 2013

Warren Binford

Willamette University College of Law

Date Written: July 20, 2010

Abstract

This paper uses the exploitation of children by the Khmer Rouge at Tuol Sleng torture prison as a point of departure to survey the rise of international protections for children in war from an historical perspective.

Keywords: Khmer Rouge, Tuol Sleng, children in war, child soldiers, international children's rights, children's rights, international law

JEL Classification: K33

Suggested Citation

Binford, Warren, School Lessons in War: Children at Tuol Sleng & the Rise of International Protections for Children in War (July 20, 2010). 16 Willamette Journal of International Law and Dispute Resolution 28 (Spring 2008). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1646060 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.1646060

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