"Actus non facit reum, nisi mens sit rea": An Investigation into the Treatment of mens rea in the Quest to Hold Individuals Accountable for Genocide

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This paper discusses a research investigation into the treatment of mens rea in the quest to hold individuals accountable for genocide. This paper focuses on doctrinal controversies and examines how genocide is and has been addressed by modern tribunals, with special emphasis on the subjective mens rea (mental element) required for genocide.

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Creation Date: March 30, 2006
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UNT Honors College
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UNT Scholarly Works
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Creator (Author):
Jung, Andrew M.

University of North Texas

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King, Kimi L.

University of North Texas; Faculty Mentor

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Place of Publication: [Denton, Texas]
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  • Creation: March 30, 2006
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This paper discusses a research investigation into the treatment of mens rea in the quest to hold individuals accountable for genocide. This paper focuses on doctrinal controversies and examines how genocide is and has been addressed by modern tribunals, with special emphasis on the subjective mens rea (mental element) required for genocide.

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Department: Political Science
Department: Honors College
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21 p.

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Keyword(s): genocide | mass atrocities | crimes
Source: The Eagle Feather, 2006, Denton: University of North Texas. Honors College
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UNT Honors College
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Publication Title: The Eagle Feather
Issue: 2012
Volume: 9