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The Resource Confronting torture : essays on the ethics, legality, history, and psychology of torture today, edited by Scott A. Anderson and Martha C. Nussbaum

Confronting torture : essays on the ethics, legality, history, and psychology of torture today, edited by Scott A. Anderson and Martha C. Nussbaum

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Confronting torture : essays on the ethics, legality, history, and psychology of torture today
Title
Confronting torture
Title remainder
essays on the ethics, legality, history, and psychology of torture today
Statement of responsibility
edited by Scott A. Anderson and Martha C. Nussbaum
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Language
eng
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ICU/DLC
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index present
Literary form
non fiction
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bibliography
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1947-
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  • Anderson, Scott A.
  • Nussbaum, Martha Craven
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  • Torture
  • Torture
  • Torture
  • Torture
  • Torture
  • Torture
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Confronting torture : essays on the ethics, legality, history, and psychology of torture today, edited by Scott A. Anderson and Martha C. Nussbaum
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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volume
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rdacarrier
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text
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  • txt
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rdacontent
Contents
Part I. A triumph over torture, told by a survivor -- Tales of terrorism and torture : the soft vengeance of justice / Albie Sachs -- Part II. Psychological perspectives on torture -- The many faces of torture : a psychological perspective / William Gorman and Sandra G. Zakowski -- Stoic equanimity in the face of torture / Nancy Sherman -- Gender performance requirements of the US military in the war on Islamic terrorism / Mary Anne Case -- Part III. Torture in historical context -- The fragility of evidence : torture in ancient Rome / Kathleen M. Coleman -- US torture of prisoners of war in historical perspective : the role of delegitimization / Christopher J. Einolf -- Police interrogation and coercion in domestic American history : lessons for the War on Terror / Richard A. Leo and K. Alexa Koenig -- Part IV. The ethics of torture -- The ticking bomb hypothetical / Marcia Baron -- Torture and method in moral philosophy / Jeff McMahan -- Torture, self-defense and fighting dirty / David Sussman -- Torture as unjust means of war : to squelch the Sirens' singing / Scott A. Anderson -- Part V. Torture in US law and policy -- Torture and positive law : jurisprudence for the White House / Jeremy Waldron -- In defense of lawfare : the value of litigation challenging torture / Lisa Hajjar -- Tortured prosecutions : holding private military contractors accountable / Garrett Ordower
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 356 pages
Isbn
9780226529417
Lccn
2017038264
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unmediated
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rdamedia
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  • n
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GOBI Library Solutions from EBSCO
System control number
(OCoLC)1001904213
Label
Confronting torture : essays on the ethics, legality, history, and psychology of torture today, edited by Scott A. Anderson and Martha C. Nussbaum
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I. A triumph over torture, told by a survivor -- Tales of terrorism and torture : the soft vengeance of justice / Albie Sachs -- Part II. Psychological perspectives on torture -- The many faces of torture : a psychological perspective / William Gorman and Sandra G. Zakowski -- Stoic equanimity in the face of torture / Nancy Sherman -- Gender performance requirements of the US military in the war on Islamic terrorism / Mary Anne Case -- Part III. Torture in historical context -- The fragility of evidence : torture in ancient Rome / Kathleen M. Coleman -- US torture of prisoners of war in historical perspective : the role of delegitimization / Christopher J. Einolf -- Police interrogation and coercion in domestic American history : lessons for the War on Terror / Richard A. Leo and K. Alexa Koenig -- Part IV. The ethics of torture -- The ticking bomb hypothetical / Marcia Baron -- Torture and method in moral philosophy / Jeff McMahan -- Torture, self-defense and fighting dirty / David Sussman -- Torture as unjust means of war : to squelch the Sirens' singing / Scott A. Anderson -- Part V. Torture in US law and policy -- Torture and positive law : jurisprudence for the White House / Jeremy Waldron -- In defense of lawfare : the value of litigation challenging torture / Lisa Hajjar -- Tortured prosecutions : holding private military contractors accountable / Garrett Ordower
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 356 pages
Isbn
9780226529417
Lccn
2017038264
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
GOBI Library Solutions from EBSCO
System control number
(OCoLC)1001904213

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