Human Rights Prosecutions and Democracies at War in Comparative Perspective

  • Moira Lynch
Part of the Human Rights Interventions book series (HURIIN)


This chapter puts the four empirical cases into comparative perspective, and it provides an analysis of the theoretical and substantive implications of the book’s central findings.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Moira Lynch
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  1. 1.Department of Political ScienceLoyola University MarylandBaltimoreUSA

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