The idea of Universal Human Rights

Critically assess the theoretical and/or practical limits to the idea of universal human rights. *(Originally submitted to the University of…

Political Violence

Journal Review  Mark Muhannad Ayyash, ‘The paradox of political violence’ European Journal of Social Theory August 2013 vol. 16 no. 3,…

The International Criminal Court

‘The tide has finally turned. Today, those responsible for genocide, war crimes, crimes against humanity and other gross violations of…

The Privatization of Warfare

What are the advantages and disadvantages of devolving the state’s monopoly on the use of legitimate force? Taylor discusses the…

Gender and Protection

The relationship between gender and protection Edwards asserts that that there is an absence of a ‘universally agreed binding treaty…