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The Resource The American challenge : terrorists, detainees, treaties, and torture-responses to the rule of law, 2001-2008, Carl Q. Christol

The American challenge : terrorists, detainees, treaties, and torture-responses to the rule of law, 2001-2008, Carl Q. Christol

Label
The American challenge : terrorists, detainees, treaties, and torture-responses to the rule of law, 2001-2008
Title
The American challenge
Title remainder
terrorists, detainees, treaties, and torture-responses to the rule of law, 2001-2008
Statement of responsibility
Carl Q. Christol
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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1913-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Christol, Carl Quimby
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • War on Terrorism, 2001-2009
  • Terrorism investigation
  • Rule of law
  • Prisoners of war
  • Human rights
  • United States
Label
The American challenge : terrorists, detainees, treaties, and torture-responses to the rule of law, 2001-2008, Carl Q. Christol
Instantiates
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
Problems and challenges -- The Convention Against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment (CAT), December 10, 1984 -- Statutes dealing with or related to torture and other cruel, inhuman, or degrading treatment or punishment -- American responses to the Third Geneva Convention Relating to the Treatment of Prisoners of War, August 12, 1949 and to the CAT -- The Department of Justice memoranda relating to POWs, detainees, and to torture, 2002-2004 -- Department of Defense and Army investigations of violations of the laws of war in Iraq, 2003-2005, and corrective actions -- Civilian employees of the United States go to war -- The role of Congress: laws and procedures for the trial of unlawful detainees -- The courts become engaged in and are confronted by serious and somewhat novel problems in the context of the separation of powers principle: leading cases -- The decisions of military commissions, June 4, 2007, and subsequent proceedings -- Department of Defense procedures for investigation and release of detainees -- The new army field manual 2-22.3 September 6, 2006 -- The presidential directive of July 20, 2007 on CIA detentions and interrogations: new revelations and the continuing conflict between the White House and Congress -- America and the rule of law -- Conclusion
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xi, 267 pages
Isbn
9780761843443
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2009927163
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)256932068
Label
The American challenge : terrorists, detainees, treaties, and torture-responses to the rule of law, 2001-2008, Carl Q. Christol
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
Problems and challenges -- The Convention Against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment (CAT), December 10, 1984 -- Statutes dealing with or related to torture and other cruel, inhuman, or degrading treatment or punishment -- American responses to the Third Geneva Convention Relating to the Treatment of Prisoners of War, August 12, 1949 and to the CAT -- The Department of Justice memoranda relating to POWs, detainees, and to torture, 2002-2004 -- Department of Defense and Army investigations of violations of the laws of war in Iraq, 2003-2005, and corrective actions -- Civilian employees of the United States go to war -- The role of Congress: laws and procedures for the trial of unlawful detainees -- The courts become engaged in and are confronted by serious and somewhat novel problems in the context of the separation of powers principle: leading cases -- The decisions of military commissions, June 4, 2007, and subsequent proceedings -- Department of Defense procedures for investigation and release of detainees -- The new army field manual 2-22.3 September 6, 2006 -- The presidential directive of July 20, 2007 on CIA detentions and interrogations: new revelations and the continuing conflict between the White House and Congress -- America and the rule of law -- Conclusion
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xi, 267 pages
Isbn
9780761843443
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2009927163
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)256932068

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