The Silences in the Rules that Regulate Women During Times of Armed Conflict
Chapter 3, The Silences in the Rules that Regulate Women During Times of Armed Conflict 2018 IN The Oxford Handbook of Gender and Conflict. Edited by Fionnuala Ní Aoláin, Naomi Cahn, Dina Francesca Haynes, and Nahla Valji. DOI: 10.1093/oxfordhb/9780199300983.013.4
Posted: 3 Jul 2019
Date Written: July 3, 2019
The law of armed conflict (LOAC), as its name suggests, is that part of international law that regulates the conduct of armed conflict. Its aim is to protect persons who are not or are no longer directly participating in the hostilities and to restrict the means and methods of warfare available to the warring parties.
Keywords: armed conflict, war zones, war zones and women
JEL Classification: K10
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