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Universal Jurisdiction

  • By: Gentian Zyberi
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Studies
  • Edited by: Helmut K. Anheier & Mark Juergensmeyer
  • Subject:Globalization, Social Policy (general), Cultural Geography

Universal jurisdiction is a part of the ongoing process of the globalization of criminal justice through the establishment of a set of commonly determined values requiring protection of certain fundamental human rights and their subsequent internalization and enforcement by states. ...

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