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The Resource Human Rights and America's War on Terror

Human Rights and America's War on Terror

Label
Human Rights and America's War on Terror
Title
Human Rights and America's War on Terror
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
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Juss, Satvinder S
Dewey number
363.325/170973
LC call number
KF9223 .H863 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Routledge Research in Human Rights Law Ser
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  • Civil rights-United States
  • Criminal justice, Administration of-Political aspects-United States
  • Extraordinary rendition-United States
  • Human rights-Government policy-United States
  • United States-Foreign relations
  • War on Terrorism, 2001-2009
Label
Human Rights and America's War on Terror
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover -- Half Title -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Table of Contents -- List of contributors -- Foreword -- Preface -- 1. The "Netanyahu doctrine": The National Security Strategy of the United States of America, and the invasion of Iraq -- Introduction -- The "Shultz doctrine" and the origins of the "war on terrorism" -- The Israeli connection to the Shultz doctrine -- The drafting of NSS-2002 -- The hour of the hawks -- The spectre of nuclear terrorism -- Operation Opera -- Conclusion -- 2. United States legal and policy approaches in the Global War on Terrorism -- Introduction -- The large scope of the War on Terror -- Use of drones -- NSA surveillance program -- Guantanamo -- Conclusion -- 3. Guantánamo: A well-studied trunk -- I -- II -- III -- IV -- Conclusion -- Acknowledgments -- Disclosure statement -- Works cited -- 4. Experimentative counter-terrorism strategies after 9/11: Limitations of military responses to terrorism and violent extremism -- Introduction -- Terrorism -- Counter-terrorism (CT) -- Countering violent extremism (CVE)/preventing violent extremism (PVE) -- The global terrorist threat since 9/11 -- Failed experimentative counter-terrorism strategies after 9/11 -- Successful experimentative strategies -- Opportunity for addressing violent extremism -- Conclusion -- Recommendations -- 5. Interpreting-again-the prohibition of torture -- A prologue: why does the prohibition on torture need to be interpreted? -- Interpretation, uncertainty, and the role of the client's wishes -- Textual and non-textual possibilities -- Interpretation applied-the case of waterboarding -- Limits on the interpretive minimization of torture -- Exploring higher authority as a source of limitation -- The elements of lawyers' work as interpretive limits -- Conclusion -- 6. Rendition in extraordinary times
  • Introduction: rendition as a counter-terrorism tool -- Rendition: definition and scope -- A minimum standard for the transfer of alleged terrorists -- Conclusion: rendition in these extraordinary times -- 7. US torture on "black sites": A lesson from Great Britain? -- Introduction -- The case of Abdel Hakim Belhaj -- The American base at Diego Garcia -- The fall of Colonel Gaddafi -- "Non-justiciability" and the "act of state" doctrine -- Conclusion -- 8. Litigation across borders: Enforcing human rights in transnational counterterrorism operations -- Introduction -- Accountability for US torture -- The European Court of Human Rights and liability for participation in US torture -- Significance of the ECtHR rulings -- Conclusion -- 9. Groups and the war on terror -- Introduction -- Defining human rights -- A normative theory of groups in American criminal law -- Group-theoretic criminal law in United States history -- Post 9/11 war on terror -- Looking ahead: first amendment, membership crime, and the philosophy of collective action -- Conclusion: toward a better criminal law -- Index
Control code
UMKCLawddaEBC5583125
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (263 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781351005654
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
UMKC Law: DDA record.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC5583125
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL5583125
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr11635912
  • (OCoLC)1060524548
Label
Human Rights and America's War on Terror
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover -- Half Title -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Table of Contents -- List of contributors -- Foreword -- Preface -- 1. The "Netanyahu doctrine": The National Security Strategy of the United States of America, and the invasion of Iraq -- Introduction -- The "Shultz doctrine" and the origins of the "war on terrorism" -- The Israeli connection to the Shultz doctrine -- The drafting of NSS-2002 -- The hour of the hawks -- The spectre of nuclear terrorism -- Operation Opera -- Conclusion -- 2. United States legal and policy approaches in the Global War on Terrorism -- Introduction -- The large scope of the War on Terror -- Use of drones -- NSA surveillance program -- Guantanamo -- Conclusion -- 3. Guantánamo: A well-studied trunk -- I -- II -- III -- IV -- Conclusion -- Acknowledgments -- Disclosure statement -- Works cited -- 4. Experimentative counter-terrorism strategies after 9/11: Limitations of military responses to terrorism and violent extremism -- Introduction -- Terrorism -- Counter-terrorism (CT) -- Countering violent extremism (CVE)/preventing violent extremism (PVE) -- The global terrorist threat since 9/11 -- Failed experimentative counter-terrorism strategies after 9/11 -- Successful experimentative strategies -- Opportunity for addressing violent extremism -- Conclusion -- Recommendations -- 5. Interpreting-again-the prohibition of torture -- A prologue: why does the prohibition on torture need to be interpreted? -- Interpretation, uncertainty, and the role of the client's wishes -- Textual and non-textual possibilities -- Interpretation applied-the case of waterboarding -- Limits on the interpretive minimization of torture -- Exploring higher authority as a source of limitation -- The elements of lawyers' work as interpretive limits -- Conclusion -- 6. Rendition in extraordinary times
  • Introduction: rendition as a counter-terrorism tool -- Rendition: definition and scope -- A minimum standard for the transfer of alleged terrorists -- Conclusion: rendition in these extraordinary times -- 7. US torture on "black sites": A lesson from Great Britain? -- Introduction -- The case of Abdel Hakim Belhaj -- The American base at Diego Garcia -- The fall of Colonel Gaddafi -- "Non-justiciability" and the "act of state" doctrine -- Conclusion -- 8. Litigation across borders: Enforcing human rights in transnational counterterrorism operations -- Introduction -- Accountability for US torture -- The European Court of Human Rights and liability for participation in US torture -- Significance of the ECtHR rulings -- Conclusion -- 9. Groups and the war on terror -- Introduction -- Defining human rights -- A normative theory of groups in American criminal law -- Group-theoretic criminal law in United States history -- Post 9/11 war on terror -- Looking ahead: first amendment, membership crime, and the philosophy of collective action -- Conclusion: toward a better criminal law -- Index
Control code
UMKCLawddaEBC5583125
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (263 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781351005654
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
UMKC Law: DDA record.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC5583125
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL5583125
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr11635912
  • (OCoLC)1060524548

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