Christiane Wilke

Christiane Wilke is Associate Professor and Graduate Program Supervisor in the Department of Law and Legal Studies at Carleton University.

Civilians, Combatants, and Histories of International Law

In Gaza and elsewhere, those who politically support anti-​occupation politics are easily cast as un-​civilian.In the media coverage of war, whether reports on individual incidents or the numbing tallies of casualties, the distinction between civilians and combatants is central and frequently contested. The killing of the four boys who had been playing soccer on a…