Rethinking Rule of Law Efforts in Iraq
Kevin H. Govern
Ave Maria School of Law; California University of Pennsylvania; John Jay College
JURIST Forum (http://jurist.law.pitt.edu), February 26, 2007
JURIST Guest Columnist Kevin Govern, Assistant Professor of Law at the US Military Academy, West Point, NY, discusses the evolution of rule of law challenges in Iraq post-2003 and proposes new criteria for achieving and assessing Iraq's status as a "rechtsstaat", i.e. a law-based state.
Number of Pages in PDF File: 12
Keywords: Iraq, United States, U.S., Rule of Law, Rechtstaat, International Law, international Humanitarian Law, IHL, International Human Rights Law, IHRL, Military Operations, Diplomacy, Economics
Date posted: June 26, 2012