The Resource Understanding torture : law, violence, and political identity, John T. Parry

Understanding torture : law, violence, and political identity, John T. Parry

Label
Understanding torture : law, violence, and political identity
Title
Understanding torture
Title remainder
law, violence, and political identity
Statement of responsibility
John T. Parry
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
341.6/7
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
K5304
LC item number
.P37 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Understanding torture : law, violence, and political identity, John T. Parry
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 275-302) and index
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Contents
  • Torture in the War on Terror
  • Conclusion :
  • Living with torture
  • Introduction :
  • Law, language, and difference
  • Torture and international law
  • The European law of torture
  • Torture and state violence in U.S. law
  • Torture, rights, and the modern state
  • Torture in modern democracies
  • U.S. torture at home and abroad
Control code
000044974045
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 318 p.
Isbn
9780472070770
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009047779
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.b24620762
System control number
(OCoLC)466344507

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