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The Resource Torture : a collection, edited by Sanford Levinson

Torture : a collection, edited by Sanford Levinson

Label
Torture : a collection
Title
Torture
Title remainder
a collection
Statement of responsibility
edited by Sanford Levinson
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
323.4/9
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV8593
LC item number
.T662 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1941-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Levinson, Sanford
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Torture
  • Human rights
  • Political prisoners
Label
Torture : a collection, edited by Sanford Levinson
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0417/2004008860.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Foreword : The tyranny of terror : is torture inevitable in our century and beyond? / Ariel Dorfman -- Contemplating torture : an introduction / Sanford Levinson -- Torture / Henry Shue -- Political action : the problem of dirty hands / Michael Walzer -- Reflection on the problem of "dirty hands" / Jean Bethke Elshtain -- The legal history of torture / John H. Langbein -- American interrogation : from torture to trickery / Jerome H. Skolnick -- The mental state of torturers : Argentina's dirty war / Mark Osiel -- Escalation and necessity : defining torture at home and abroad / John T. Parry -- Judgment concerning the legality of the general security service's interrogation methods / Supreme Court of Israel -- Can the war against terror justify the use of force in interrogations? Reflections in the light of the Israeli experience / Miriam Gur-Arye -- The promise and limits of the international law of torture / Oona A. Hathaway -- The European convention on human rights and its prohibition on torture / Fionnuala Ní Aoiláin -- The prohibition on torture and the limits of the law / Oren Gross -- Tortured reasoning / Alan Dershowitz -- Five errors in the reasoning of Alan Dershowitz / Elaine Scarry -- Torture, terrorism, and interrogation / Richard A. Posner -- Loose professionalism, or why lawyers take the lead on torture / Richard H. Weisberg
Control code
ocm54989183
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
vi, 319 p.
Isbn
9780195172898
Lccn
2004008860
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o54989183
  • (Sirsi) o54989183
Label
Torture : a collection, edited by Sanford Levinson
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0417/2004008860.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Foreword : The tyranny of terror : is torture inevitable in our century and beyond? / Ariel Dorfman -- Contemplating torture : an introduction / Sanford Levinson -- Torture / Henry Shue -- Political action : the problem of dirty hands / Michael Walzer -- Reflection on the problem of "dirty hands" / Jean Bethke Elshtain -- The legal history of torture / John H. Langbein -- American interrogation : from torture to trickery / Jerome H. Skolnick -- The mental state of torturers : Argentina's dirty war / Mark Osiel -- Escalation and necessity : defining torture at home and abroad / John T. Parry -- Judgment concerning the legality of the general security service's interrogation methods / Supreme Court of Israel -- Can the war against terror justify the use of force in interrogations? Reflections in the light of the Israeli experience / Miriam Gur-Arye -- The promise and limits of the international law of torture / Oona A. Hathaway -- The European convention on human rights and its prohibition on torture / Fionnuala Ní Aoiláin -- The prohibition on torture and the limits of the law / Oren Gross -- Tortured reasoning / Alan Dershowitz -- Five errors in the reasoning of Alan Dershowitz / Elaine Scarry -- Torture, terrorism, and interrogation / Richard A. Posner -- Loose professionalism, or why lawyers take the lead on torture / Richard H. Weisberg
Control code
ocm54989183
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
vi, 319 p.
Isbn
9780195172898
Lccn
2004008860
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o54989183
  • (Sirsi) o54989183

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