DICKINSON, LAURA A.



BOOKS


Outsourcing War and Peace: Protecting Public Values in an Era of Privatized Foreign Affairs. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2011. 


Empirical Approaches to International Law. Burlington, VT: Ashgate, 2007. 


(With Noyes, John E., and Mark W. Janis.) International Law Stories. New York: Foundation Press, 2007. 



LAW REVIEW ARTICLES & CHAPTERS IN BOOKS


"Regulating the Privatized Security Industry: The Promise of Public/Private Governance," 63 Emory Law Journal 417-454 (2013).


"Outsourcing Covert Activities," 5 Journal of National Security Law & Policy 521-537 (2012).


"The State Action Doctrine in International Law," in Special Issue: Human Rights: New Possibilities, New Problems. Ed. By Austin Sarat. Bingley, UK: Emerald, 2011.


"Military Lawyers on the Battlefield: An Empirical Account of International Law Compliance," 104 American Journal of International Law 1-28 (2010).


"Military Lawyers, Private Contractors, and the Problem of International Law Compliance," 42 New York University Journal of International Law & Policy 355-388 (2010).


"Public Values/Private Contract," in Government by Contract, pp. 335-362. Edited by Jody Freeman & Martha Minow. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2009.


"Mercenarism of Private Military Contractors," in 1 International Criminal Law 355-375. 3rd edition. Edited by M. Cherif Bassiouni. Dobbs Ferry, N.Y.: Transnational Publishers, 2008.


"Abu Ghraib," in International Law Stories. Edited with John E. Noyes and Mark W. Janis. New York: Foundation Press, 2007.


"Contract as a Tool for Regulating Private Military Companies," in From Mercenaries to Market, p 217-238. Edited by Simon Chesterman and Chia Lenhardt. Cambridge: Oxford University Press, 2007.


"Justice Should Be Done, But Where? The Relationship Between National and International Courts," (Panel Discussion) 101 American Society of International Law Proceedings 289-300 (2007).


"Toward a 'New' New Haven School of International Law?," 32 Yale Journal of International Law 547-553 (2007).


"Filartiga's Legacy in an Era of Military Privatization," 37 Rutgers Law Journal 703-714 (2006).


"Public Law Values in a Privatized World," 31 Yale Journal of International Law 383-426 (2006).


"Torture and Contract," 37 Case Western Reserve Journal of International Law 267-276 (2006).


"Accountability of State and Non-State Actors for Human Rights Abuses in the 'War on Terror,'"" 12 Tulsa Journal of Comparative & International Law 53-60 (2005).


"Government for Hire: Privatizing Foreign Affairs and the Problem of Accountability in International Law," 47 William & Mary Law Review 135-237 (2005).


"Terrorism and the Limits of Law: The View from Transitional Justice," in The Limits of Law, p. 21-74. Edited by Austin Sarat, et al. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 2005.


"The Dance of Complementarity: Relationships Among Domestic, International, and Transnational Accountability Mechanisms in East Timor and Indonesia," in Accountability for Atrocities: National and International Responses, p. 319-374. Edited by Jane Stromseth. Ardsley, NY: Transnational Press, 2003.


"The Promise of Hybrid Courts," 97 American Journal of International Law 295-310 (2003).


"Transitional Justice in Afghanistan: The Promise of Mixed Tribunals," 31 Denver Journal of International Law & Policy 23-42 (2002).


"Using Legal Process to Fight Terrorism: Detentions, Military Commissions, International Tribunals, and the Rule of Law," 75 Southern California Law Review 1407-1492 (2002).



OTHER


"A Comment on Medellin v. Texas, ASIL Newsletter (June 2008).


"Obama and Private Military Contractors," Open Left Blog (Spring 2008), http://openleft.com.


"Obama and Private Military Contractors," Balkinization Blog (Spring 2008), http://balkin.blogspot.com.


"Prosecuting Military Contractors: More a Problem of Law in Action Than Law On the Books," Balkinization Blog (Sept. 30, 2007), http://balkin.blogspot.com.


"Accountability and the Use of Contracts," International Peace Operations Association Newsletter (2006).


"The IST Should Fulfill Its Promise as a True Hybrid Domestic-International Court," Groation Moment: The International War Crimes Trial Blog: Iraqi High Tribunal Trials (Sept. 22, 2005), http://www.law.case.edu/saddamtrial.


"Should the IST Relocate Outside Iraq? Yes, At Least Temporarily," Groation Moment: The International War Crimes Trial Blog: Iraqi High Tribunal Trials (Nov. 10, 2005), http://www.law.case.edu/saddamtrial.


"U.S. Credibility at Stake," Hartford Courant, May 17, 2004.


"What's the Rush with Appointing Federal Judges?," Hartford Courant, Feb. 11, 2002.


"Create an International Terrorism Tribunal," Hartford Courant, Oct. 12, 2001.


"An Interview with Laura Dickinson on Responses to September 11th," Corporate Crime Reporter, Oct. 5, 2001.


"Courts Can Avenge September 11th: International Justice, Not War Will Honor Our Character while Preserving Our Safety," Legal Times, Sept. 24, 2001.