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Christian Henderson
Professor of International Law (Law)
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Selected publications

Article

Henderson, Christian (2017) Reading between the lines: the Iraq inquiry, doctrinal debates and the legality of military action against Iraq in 2003. British Year Book of International Law, 87 (2017). ISSN 0068-2691 (Accepted)

Henderson, Christian (2016) Introducing perspectives on the Joint Committee’s drones report. Journal on the Use of Force and International Law, 3 (2). pp. 194-197. ISSN 2053-1702

Henderson, Christian (2015) The UK Government's legal opinion on forcible measures in response to the use of chemical weapons by the Syrian Government. International & Comparative Law Quarterly, 64 (1). pp. 179-196. ISSN 0020-5893

Henderson, Christian (2014) Authority without accountability? the UN Security Council’s authorisation method and institutional mechanisms of accountability. Journal of Conflict and Security Law, 19 (3). pp. 489-509. ISSN 1467-7954

Henderson, Christian (2013) Contested states and the rights and obligations of the Jus ad Bellum. Cardozo Journal of International and Comparative Law, 21. pp. 367-408. ISSN 1069-3181

Henderson, Christian and Lubell, Noam (2013) The contemporary legal nature of United Nations Security Council ceasefire resolutions. Leiden Journal of International Law, 26. pp. 369-397. ISSN 0922-1565

Henderson, Christian (2013) The provision of arms and “Non-Lethal” assistance to government and opposition forces. University of New South Wales Law Journal, 36 (2). pp. 642-681. ISSN 0313-0096

Henderson, Christian (2010) The 2010 National Security Strategy of the United States and the Obama Doctrine of “Necessary Force”. Journal of Conflict and Security Law, 15 (3). pp. 403-434. ISSN 1467-7954

Henderson, Christian M (2007) The 2006 National Security Strategy of the United States: the pre-emptive use of force and the persistent advocate. Tulsa Journal of Comparative and International Law, 15. pp. 1-28. ISSN 1073-192X

Henderson, Christian (2004) The Bush Doctrine: from theory to practice. Journal of Conflict and Security Law, 9 (1). pp. 3-24. ISSN 1467-7954

Book

Henderson, Christian (2018) The use of force and international law. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge. ISBN 9781107692008 (Accepted)

Henderson, Christian (2010) The persistent advocate and the use of force: the impact of the United States upon the 'jus ad bellum' in the post-Cold War era. Ashgate, Dartmouth. ISBN 9781409401735

Book Section

Henderson, Christian (2018) UN Security Council Resolution 2378 (2017) and the progressive peacekeeping agenda: a commentary. In: Ethiopian Yearbook of International Law 2017. Ethiopian Yearbook of International Law, 2017 . Springer, Cham, pp. 229-238. ISBN 9783319908861

Henderson, Christian (2018) Israeli military operations against Gaza: Operation Cast Lead (2008-2009), Operation Pillar of Defense (2012) and Operation Protective Edge (2014). In: Ruys, Tom, Corten, Olivier and Hofer, Alexandra (eds.) The Use of Force in International Law: A Case-Based Approach. Oxford University Press, Oxford, pp. 729-748. ISBN 9780198784364

Henderson, Christian (2017) Brexit and international peace and security: a crisis for crisis management? In: Dougan, Michael (ed.) The UK after Brexit: legal and policy challenges. Intersentia, Cambridge, pp. 287-304. ISBN 9781780684710

Henderson, Christian and Butchard, Patrick (2017) A functional typology of commissions of inquiry. In: Henderson, Christian (ed.) Commissions of Inquiry: Problems and Prospects. Hart, Oxford, pp. 11-34. ISBN 9781782258766

Henderson, Christian (2015) Non-state actors and the use of force. In: Noortmann, Math, Reinisch, August and Ryngaert, Cedric (eds.) Non-State Actors in International Law. Studies in International Law . Hart Publishing, Oxford. ISBN 9781509901869

Henderson, Christian (2015) The United Nations and the regulation of cybersecurity. In: Tsagourias, Nicholas and Buchan, Russell (eds.) International Law and Cyberspace. Research Handbooks in International Law . Edward Elgar, Cheltenham, pp. 465-490. ISBN 9781782547389

Henderson, Christian (2015) Commissions of inquiry: flexible temporariness or permanent predictability? In: Ambrus, Mónika and Wessel, Ramses A (eds.) Netherlands Yearbook of International Law. T.M.C. Asser Press, The Hague, pp. 287-310. ISBN 9789462650602

Henderson, Christian (2013) The centrality of the United Nations Security Council in the legal regime governing the use of force. In: White, Nigel D. and Henderson, Christian (eds.) Research Handbook on International Conflict and Security Law: Jus ad Bellum, Jus in Bello and Jus post Bellum. Research Handbooks in International Law . Edward Elgar, Cheltenham, pp. 120-169. ISBN 9781849808569

Henderson, Christian Internal strife and insurgency. In: Geiss, Robin and Melzer, Nils (eds.) Oxford Handbook on the International Law of Global Security. Oxford University Press, Oxford. (Accepted)

Edited Book

Henderson, Christian, ed. (2017) Commissions of inquiry: problems and prospects. Hart Publishing, Oxford. ISBN 9781782258797

Cryer, Robert and Henderson, Christian, eds. (2017) Law on the use of force and armed conflict. International Law Series . Edward Elgar, Cheltenham. ISBN 9781783474882

White, Nigel D. and Henderson, Christian, eds. (2013) Research handbook on international conflict and security law: Jus ad Bellum, Jus in Bello and Jus post Bellum. Research Handbooks in International Law . Edward Elgar, Cheltenham. ISBN 9781849808569