PhD defence Eva Whitehead on soldiers disobeying illegal orders

On 9 February, from 13.45 CET, CICJ researcher Eva Whitehead will defend her PhD thesis entitled “Breaking the Chain of Command. Toward a theoretical framework: Explaining how and why soldiers disobey illegal orders.” Given the recent information about the atrocities committed by Australian special forces in Afghanistan a very topical subject indeed.

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the defence takes place online via: