The Publication Series

The 'Publication Series' is the oldest publication series of the Torkel Opsahl Academic EPublisher (TOAEP). Several books in this series originate in academic seminars organised by CILRAP. Unsolicited texts are subjected to peer review. The printed versions of the books are distributed through the normal channels and the e-books are made freely available through this web page (with the indicated persistent URL which you can use in citations as it is permanent). Reviews of books in the Publication Series are available here.



FICHL Publication Series No. 29 (2017):

Mark Klamberg (editor):
Commentary on the Law of the International Criminal Court
Torkel Opsahl Academic EPublisher
Brussels, 2017
813 pages.
First published on 29 April 2017.
ISBN print: 978-82-8348-100-6.
ISBN e-book: 978-82-8348-101-3.
PURL: http://www.toaep.org/ps-pdf/29-klamberg.



FICHL Publication Series No. 27 (2016):

LIU Daqun and ZHANG Binxin (editors):
Historical War Crimes Trials in Asia
Torkel Opsahl Academic EPublisher
Brussels, 2016
397 pages.
First published on 27 June 2016.
ISBN print: 978-82-8348-055-9.
ISBN e-book: 978-82-8348-056-6.
PURL: http://www.toaep.org/ps-pdf/27-liu-zhang.



FICHL Publication Series No. 26 (2015):

Wolfgang Kaleck:
Double Standards: International Criminal Law and the West
Torkel Opsahl Academic EPublisher
Brussels, 2015
141 pages.
First published on 29 May 2015.
ISBN print: 978-82-93081-67-8.
ISBN e-book: 978-82-93081-83-8.
PURL: http://www.toaep.org/ps-pdf/26-kaleck.



FICHL Publication Series No. 25 (2015):

Morten Bergsmo and SONG Tianying (editors): 
Military Self-Interest in Accountability for Core International Crimes
Torkel Opsahl Academic EPublisher
Brussels, 2015
470 pages.
First published on 29 May 2015.
ISBN print: 978-82-93081-61-6.
ISBN e-book: 978-82-93081-81-4.
PURL: http://www.toaep.org/ps-pdf/25-bergsmo-song.
Review by XUE Ru in Chinese Yearbook of International Law, 2015, pp. 474-490.
Review by William J. Fenrick in International Review of the Red Cross, 1 June 2016, 4 pp.



FICHL Publication Series No. 24 (2017):

Morten Bergsmo, Klaus Rackwitz and SONG Tianying (editors):
Historical Origins of International Criminal Law: Volume 5
Torkel Opsahl Academic EPublisher
Brussels, 2017
1,180 pages.
First published on 29 April 2017.
ISBN print: 978-82-8348-106-8.
ISBN e-book: 978-82-8348-107-5.
PURL: http://www.toaep.org/ps-pdf/24-bergsmo-rackwitz-song.



FICHL Publication Series No. 23 (2015):

Morten Bergsmo, CHEAH Wui Ling, SONG Tianying and YI Ping (editors):
Historical Origins of International Criminal Law: Volume 4
Torkel Opsahl Academic EPublisher
Brussels, 2015
996 pages.
First published on 19 November 2015.
ISBN print: 978-82-8348-017-7.
ISBN e-book:978-82-8348-016-0.
PURL: http://www.toaep.org/ps-pdf/23-bergsmo-cheah-song-yi.
Review by WU Xiaodan in Chinese Yearbook of International Law, 2015, pp. 491-508.



FICHL Publication Series No. 22 (2015):

Morten Bergsmo, CHEAH Wui Ling, SONG Tianying and YI Ping (editors):
Historical Origins of International Criminal Law: Volume 3
Torkel Opsahl Academic EPublisher
Brussels, 2015
837 pages.
First published on 19 November 2015.
ISBN print: 978-82-8348-015-3.
ISBN e-book: 978-82-8348-014-6.
PURL: http://www.toaep.org/ps-pdf/22-bergsmo-cheah-song-yi.
Review by WU Xiaodan in Chinese Yearbook of International Law, 2015, pp. 491-508.



FICHL Publication Series No. 21 (2014):

Morten Bergsmo, CHEAH Wui Ling and YI Ping (editors):
Historical Origins of International Criminal Law: Volume 2
Torkel Opsahl Academic EPublisher
Brussels, 2014
805 pages.
First published on 12 December 2014.
ISBN: 978-82-93081-13-5.
PURL: http://www.toaep.org/ps-pdf/21-bergsmo-cheah-yi.
Review by WU Xiaodan in Chinese Yearbook of International Law, 2014, pp. 607-627.
Review by Mitsue Inazumi in The Journal of International Law and Diplomacy, Vol. 114, No. 2 2015, pp. 231-34.



FICHL Publication Series No. 19 (2013):

Morten Bergsmo (editor):
Quality Control in Fact-Finding
Torkel Opsahl Academic EPublisher
Florence, 2013
500 pages.
First published on 16 November 2013.
ISBN: 978-82-93081-78-4.
PURL: http://www.toaep.org/ps-pdf/19-bergsmo.
Review by James G. Devaney in European Journal of International Law 25 (2014), 355–359.
Review by Gunnar Ekeløve-Slydal in Nordic Journal of Human Rights 32 (2014), pp. 192-195.



FICHL Publication Series No. 16 (2012):

Morten Bergsmo and CHEAH Wui Ling (editors):
Old Evidence and Core International Crimes
Torkel Opsahl Academic EPublisher
Beijing, 2012
313 pages.
First published on 19 November 2012.
ISBN: 978-82-93081-60-9.
PURL: http://www.toaep.org/ps-pdf/16-bergsmo-cheah.
Review by M. Vormbaum in Journal of International Criminal Justice Vol. 11(2) (PS 16).
Review by M. Vormbaum in Journal Der Juristischen Zeitgeschichte 3(2013), pp. 124-5.
Review by WU Xueqin Kristin in Asian Journal of International Law 4 (2014), pp. 426-428.



FICHL Publication Series No. 15 (2012):

Morten Bergsmo and LING Yan (editors):
State Sovereignty and International Criminal Law
Torkel Opsahl Academic EPublisher
Beijing, 2012
299 pages.
First published on 19 November 2012.
ISBN: 978-82-93081-35-7.
PURL: http://www.toaep.org/ps-pdf/15-bergsmo-ling.
Review by Alexandre Skander Galand in European Journal of International Law 25 (2014), pp. 625-629.
Review by Hanne Sophie Greve in Nordic Journal of Human Rights 33, 1 (2015), pp. 104–107.



FICHL Publication Series No. 15 (2012):

莫滕·伯格斯默 凌岩(主编):
国家主权与国际刑法
Torkel Opsahl Academic EPublisher
Beijing, 2012
258 pages.
First published on 19 November 2012.
ISBN: 978-82-93081-58-6.
PURL: http://www.toaep.org/ps-pdf/15-bergsmo-ling-chinese.
Review by LIAO Minwen in Chinese Yearbook of International Law, 2013, pp. 521-549.



FICHL Publication Series No. 14 (2012):

Terje Einarsen:
The Concept of Universal Crimes in International Law
Torkel Opsahl Academic EPublisher
Oslo, 2012
361 pages.
First published on 15 August 2012.
ISBN: 978-82-93081-33-3.
PURL: http://www.toaep.org/ps-pdf/14-einarsen.
Review by K. Satwika in Nordic Journal of Human Rights 31, 1 (2013) pp. 110-113 (PS 14).
Review by Robert J. Currie in Journal of International Criminal Justice, 2013, 1 of 2.

See an article by the author based on the book here.



FICHL Publication Series No. 12 (2012):

Morten Bergsmo, Alf Butenschøn Skre and Elisabeth J. Wood (editors):
Understanding and Proving International Sex Crimes
Torkel Opsahl Academic EPublisher
Beijing, 2012
894 pages.
First published on 25 April 2012.
ISBN: 978-82-93081-29-6.
PURL: http://www.toaep.org/ps-pdf/12-bergsmo-skre-wood.
Review by C. Ranheim in Nordic Journal of Human Rights 31, 1 (2013) pp. 108-109 (PS 12 and 13).
Review by A.H. Blair in Journal of Peace Research 49(6) p. 874 (PS 12).



FICHL Publication Series No. 11 (2011):

Sam Muller, Stavros Zouridis, Morly Frishman and Laura Kistemaker (editors):
The Law of the Future and the Future of Law
Torkel Opsahl Academic EPublisher
Oslo, 2011
744 pages.
First published on 21 June 2011.
ISBN: 978-82-93081-27-2.
PURL: http://www.toaep.org/ps-pdf/11-muller-zouridis-frishman-kistemaker.



FICHL Publication Series No. 9 (2017):

Morten Bergsmo (editor):
Abbreviated Criminal Procedures for Core International Crimes
Torkel Opsahl Academic EPublisher
Brussels, 2017
298 pages.
First published on 29 April 2017.
ISBN print: 978-82-93081-20-3.
ISBN e-book: 978-82-8348-104-4.
PURL: http://www.toaep.org/ps-pdf/9-bergsmo.



FICHL Publication Series No. 8 (2011):

Morten Bergsmo (editor):
Active Complementarity: Legal Information Transfer
Torkel Opsahl Academic EPublisher
Oslo, 2011
572 pages.
First published on 1 December 2011.
ISBN PDF: 978-82-93081-55-5.
ISBN print: 978-82-93081-56-2.
PURL: http://www.toaep.org/ps-pdf/8-bergsmo.
Review by D. Cohen in Journal of International Criminal Justice Vol. 10(4) (PS 8).



FICHL Publication Series No. 7 (2010):

Morten Bergsmo (editor):
Complementarity and the Exercise of Universal Jurisdiction for Core International Crimes

Torkel Opsahl Academic EPublisher
Oslo, 2010
314 pages.
ISBN: 978-82-93081-14-2.
PURL: http://www.toaep.org/ps-pdf/7-bergsmo.
Review by CHEAH W.L. in Criminal Law Forum 2013 (130208) (PS 7).



FICHL Publication Series No. 6 (2010):

Morten Bergsmo, César Rodriguez-Garavito, Pablo Kalmanovitz and Maria Paula Saffon (editors):
Distributive Justice in Transitions

Torkel Opsahl Academic EPublisher
Oslo, 2010
442 pages.
ISBN: 978-82-93081-12-8.
PURL: http://www.toaep.org/ps-pdf/6-bergsmo-garavito-kalmanovitz-saffon.
Review by G.E. Slydal in Nordic Journal on Human Rights 31, 3 (2013) pp. 464-67 (PS 6).
Review by Zinaida Miller in International Journal of Transitional Justice, 2013, 1–11.



Serie de publicaciones FICHL No. 6 (2012):

Morten Bergsmo, César Rodriguez-Garavito, Pablo Kalmanovitz y Maria Paula Saffon (editores):
Justicia distributiva en sociedades en transición
Torkel Opsahl Academic EPublisher
Oslo, 2012
468 páginas.
ISBN: 978-82-93081-10-4.
PURL: http://www.toaep.org/ps-pdf/6-bergsmo-garavito-kalmanovitz-saffon-spanish.



FICHL Publication Series No. 5 (2010, Second Edition):

Morten Bergsmo and Pablo Kalmanovitz (editors):
Law in Peace Negotiations

Torkel Opsahl Academic EPublisher
Oslo, 2010
442 pages.
The Second Edition was published on 23 July 2010.
The First Edition was published on 26 March 2009.
ISBN PDF: 978-82-93081-09-8.
ISBN print: 978-82-93081-08-1.
PURL: http://www.toaep.org/ps-pdf/5-bergsmo-kalmanovitz-second.
Review by Abby Zeith in Oxford Socio-Legal Review, Vol. 1 (2015), Issue 1.



FICHL Publication Series No. 4 (2010, Second Edition):

Morten Bergsmo (editor):
Criteria for Prioritizing and Selecting Core International Crimes Cases

Torkel Opsahl Academic EPublisher
Oslo, 2010
284 pages.
The Second Edition was published on 23 July 2010.
The First Edition was published on 26 March 2009.
ISBN PDF: 978-82-93081-07-4.
ISBN print: 978-82-93081-06-7.
PURL: http://www.toaep.org/ps-pdf/4-bergsmo-second.



FICHL Publication Series No. 3 (2010, Second Edition):

Morten Bergsmo, Kjetil Helvig, Ilia Utmelidze and Gorana Zagovec:
The Backlog of Core International Crimes Case Files in Bosnia and Herzegovina

Torkel Opsahl Academic EPublisher
Oslo, 2010
232 pages.
The Second Edition was published on 23 July 2010.
The First Edition was published on 17 September 2009.
ISBN PDF: 978-82-93081-05-0.
ISBN print: 978-82-93081-04-3.
PURL: http://www.toaep.org/ps-pdf/3-bergsmo-helvig-utmelidze-zagovec-second.



FICHL Publication Series No. 2 (2010, Second Edition):

Nobuo Hayashi (editor):
National Military Manuals on the Law of Armed Conflict

Torkel Opsahl Academic EPublisher
Oslo, 2010
254 pages.
The Second Edition was published on 23 July 2010.
The First Edition was published on 19 December 2008.
ISBN PDF: 978-82-93081-03-6.
ISBN print: 978-82-93081-02-9.
PURL: http://www.toaep.org/ps-pdf/2-hayashi-second.



FICHL Publication Series No. 1 (2010, Second Edition):

Morten Bergsmo, Nobuo Hayashi and Mads Harlem (editors):
Importing Core International Crimes into National Criminal Law

Torkel Opsahl Academic EPublisher
Oslo, 2010
74 pages.
The Second Edition was published on 19 April 2010.
The First Edition was published on 12 July 2007.
ISBN PDF: 978-82-93081-01-2.
ISBN print: 978-82-93081-00-5.
PURL: http://www.toaep.org/ps-pdf/1-bergsmo-hayashi-harlem-second.