The Tokyo Judgment and the Rape of Nanking

TitleThe Tokyo Judgment and the Rape of Nanking
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2001
AuthorsBrook, T
JournalThe Journal of Asian Studies
Volume60
Pagination673-700
ISBN Number0021-9118
KeywordsAREA STUDIES, History, International law, Trials, World War II
Abstract

Brooks examines Radhabinod Pal’s dissent from the majority judgment at the Tokyo Tribunal following WWII. Pal’s contribution to international law was the assertion that unilateral justice is an inadequate base for applying international law.