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The Resource Law's wars : the fate of the rule of law in the US 'War on Terror', Richard L. Abel

Law's wars : the fate of the rule of law in the US 'War on Terror', Richard L. Abel

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Law's wars : the fate of the rule of law in the US 'War on Terror'
Title
Law's wars
Title remainder
the fate of the rule of law in the US 'War on Terror'
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Richard L. Abel
Title variation
Fate of the rule of law in the US 'War on Terror'
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Language
eng
Summary
"In the more than two centuries since the US was founded, the rule of law has been tested and compromised in numerous ways: the oppression of Native Americans, slavery, Jim Crow, labor struggles, the treatment of German-Americans in WW I, Japanese-Americans in WW II and radicals after both wars, the civil rights movement, protests against the Vietnam War, and more recently the distortion of the electoral process by money, gerrymandering, and disenfranchisement, and police responses to the Occupy movement and killings of young black man documented by Black Lives Matter. The "war on terror" has posed at least as great a danger"--
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Abel, Richard L
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Cambridge studies in law and society
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • War on Terrorism (2001-2009)
  • Rule of law
  • Terrorism
  • War on Terrorism, 2001-2009
  • Rule of law
  • Terrorism
  • United States
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Law's wars : the fate of the rule of law in the US 'War on Terror', Richard L. Abel
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Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 873-898) and index
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volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / David Cole -- Foreword / Vincent Warren -- 1. Defending the rule of law -- 2. Abu Ghraib -- 3. Guantánamo Bay -- 4. Interrogation -- 5. Electronic surveillance -- 6. Ius in Bello -- 7. The resilience of the rule of law
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxvi, 906 pages
Isbn
9781108429818
Lccn
2018007065
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unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
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GOBI Library Solutions from EBSCO
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(OCoLC)1023816435
Label
Law's wars : the fate of the rule of law in the US 'War on Terror', Richard L. Abel
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 873-898) 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
Foreword / David Cole -- Foreword / Vincent Warren -- 1. Defending the rule of law -- 2. Abu Ghraib -- 3. Guantánamo Bay -- 4. Interrogation -- 5. Electronic surveillance -- 6. Ius in Bello -- 7. The resilience of the rule of law
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxvi, 906 pages
Isbn
9781108429818
Lccn
2018007065
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
GOBI Library Solutions from EBSCO
System control number
(OCoLC)1023816435

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