Essays about: "thesis law it"

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  1. 1. Lethal Autonomous Robots and the Accountability gap in international criminal law

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Karin Ahrin; [2019-02-13]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Lethal autonomous robots (LAR) have revolutionized weapon-technology and warfare with their predicted ability to both select and kill targets without human involvement, permission or control. The lack of control in LAR will challenge many aspects of international law, amongst them international criminal law (ICL). READ MORE

  2. 2. When we see something that is well beyond our understanding : The duty of States to investigate war crimes and how it applies to autonomous weapons systems

    University essay from Försvarshögskolan

    Author : Conrad Palmcrantz; [2019]
    Keywords : lethal autonomous weapons; machine learning; grave breaches; accountability; command responsibility;

    Abstract : This thesis analyses States’ duty to investigate grave breaches of humanitarian law and how it applies to deep reinforcement learning autonomous weapons. It identifies basic technologic intricacies related to deep reinforcement learning and discusses what issues may arise if such software is used in weapons systems. READ MORE

  3. 3. Illegitimate Principles of Exclusion? : The Debate on Denationalization as an Instrument for Counter-terrorism in the United Kingdom.

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Marcus Cadier; [2019]
    Keywords : Security; terrorism; the United Kingdom; citizenship; legitimacy; British law; Magna Carta; citizenship deprivation; statelessness; denationalization.;

    Abstract : The issue of citizenship deprivation has become an increasingly relevant topic in the struggle against terrorism. It is related to different conceptions of citizenship as well as the question of what is at stake in the process of depriving individuals of it. READ MORE

  4. 4. Sanctions as a tool for compliance : A quantitative study on violations of international humanitarian law and imposition of economic sanctions

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för freds- och konfliktforskning

    Author : Johanna Mäkinen; [2019]
    Keywords : economic sanctions; international humanitarian law; child soldiers; terror; torture; sexual violence; one-sided violence;

    Abstract : The 1990’s did not only see the end of the Cold War, it experienced several man-made humanitarian crises, an emerging debate on the responsibility to protect, and an increased number of sanctions. All at the same time. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Danger of Defending the Environment in Developing Countries : A structured focused comparison study of Honduras and El Salvador

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Denny Edvinsson; [2019]
    Keywords : Environmentalists; Developing Countries; Deadly Violence; Limited Access Orders; Structured Focused Comparision;

    Abstract : The environment is taking a larger part of the debate resulting in the creation of UN declarations, domestic and regional laws, public pressure on companies and politicians to take responsibility, and a greater awareness on our increasingly exploited planet. However, the people who are affected the most, poor and often indigenous people, find themselves in an increasingly dangerous position when they try to defend the planet. READ MORE