Professor Benjamin Perrin

Major Publications

Modern Warfare: Armed Groups, Private Militaries, Humanitarian Organizations and the Law

Date: 2012 (Hardcover); 2013 (Paperback)
Publisher: UBC Press

Today's armed conflicts have outpaced the laws governing them, making this edited volume by Prof. Perrin an essential part of the contemporary debate on the future of international humanitarian law and the proliferation of non-state armed groups, private military and security companies, and humanitarian organizations.

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Human Trafficking: Exploring the International Nature, Concerns, and Complexities

Date: 2012
Publisher: CRC Press (Taylor and Francis LLP)

This edited volume by Profs. John Winterdyk, Benjamin Perrin, and Philip Reichel is the first multi-disciplinary academic book on the global problem of human trafficking.

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Invisible Chains: Canada's Underground World of Human Trafficking

Date: 2010 (Hardcover); 2011 (Paperback)
Publisher: Penguin Group (Canada)

Prof. Perrin's first book was named one of the top books of the year by The Globe and Mail and has changed Canadian policies on human trafficking.

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News & Announcements

Report: Dissent from Within at Supreme Court
January 15, 2016

Prof. Perrin published a new report with the Macdonald-Laurier Institute for Public Policy examining the Supreme Court of Canada's top decisions of 2015.

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Victoria Earthquake an Urgent Wake-up Call
January 8, 2016

Prof. Perrin writes in The Globe and Mail about the anticipated magnitude 9 earthquake that may hit off B.C.'s coast and what needs to be done about it.

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Victims of Crime at the ICC and in Canada
December 2015

The Canadian Bar Review has published Prof. Perrin's article, “Out of the Shadows: A Comparative Assessment of the Role of Victims at the International Criminal Court and in Canada” in its December 2015 issue.

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Canadian Bar Review Article on Victims
June 17, 2015

The peer-reviewed Canadian Bar Review has accepted an article by Prof. Perrin entitled “Out of the Shadows: A Comparative Assessment of the Role of Victims at the International Criminal Court and in Canada”. This publication is part of the Justice for Victims of Crime Initiative led by Prof. Perrin. It is expected to be published in the Fall.

Report on Bill C-53 (Life Means Life Act)
May 7, 2015

The Macdonald-Laurier Institute for Public Policy published Prof. Perrin’s report on Bill C-53, which calls for amendments to this proposed legislation that would bring life without parole to Canada.

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International Criminal Law Review Article
April 29, 2015

Prof. Perrin’s article “Victim Participation at the International Criminal Court: Examining the First Decade of Investigative and Pre-Trial Proceedings” appears in the latest edition of the International Criminal Law Review, a leading international peer-reviewed journal.

The article is part of the Justice for Victims of Crime Initiative led by Prof. Perrin that seeks to improve justice for victims internationally and in Canada.

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Part-Time Summer Research Assistant Position
March 12, 2015

The Macdonald-Laurier Institute for Public Policy is hiring a part-time summer research assistant to work on a project led by Prof. Perrin and Dr. Rick Audas of Memorial University on improving Canada’s justice system.

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Alleged Canadian Pedophile Arrested in Nepal
January 21, 2015
 
Prof. Perrin provided commentary to the CBC on the arrest of Canadian Ernest Fenwick MacIntosh in Nepal on child sex offence charges.

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