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The United States and torture : interrogation, incarceration, and abuse / edited by Marjorie Cohn.

Cohn, Marjorie, 1948- (Added Author).
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Jefferson County Public Library - Madison 364.6709 UNI (Text) 39391006310617 Nonfiction Available -
Schricker Main Library 364.6709 UNI (Text) 30032010536594 ADULT NON-FICTION Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780814717325 :
  • ISBN: 0814717322 :
  • Physical Description: xiv, 342 p. ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : New York University, c2011.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Mind maze : the CIA's pursuit of psychological torture / Alfred McCoy -- Torture and human rights abuses at the school of Americas : WHINSEC / Bill Quigley -- U.S. foreign policy, deniability and the political "utility" of state terror : the case of El Salvador / Terry Karl -- Fundamental human rights and the coercive interrogation of terrorists in an extreme emergency / John W. Lango -- Torture, war, and the limits of liberal legality / Richard Falk -- Outsourcing torture : the secret history of America's "extraordinary rendition" program / Jane Mayer -- This is to whom it may concern : a Guantánamo narrative / Marc D. Falkoff -- Psychologists, torture, and civil society : complicity, institutional failure, and the struggle for professional transformation / Stephen Soldz -- From Guantánamo to Berlin : protecting human rights after 9/11 / Michael Ratner -- Mass torture in America : notes from the supermax prisons / Lance Tapley -- The law of torture and accountability of lawyers who sanction it / Jeanne Mirer -- Terrorists and torturers / Philippe Sands -- Criminal responsibility of Bush administration officials with respect to unlawful interrogation tactics and the facilitating conduct of lawyers / Jordan Paust -- Torture, war, and presidential power : thoughts on the current constitutional crisis / Thomas Erlich Reifer.
Citation/References Note: LJ 03/15/2011
Subject: Terrorism > Prevention > Law and legislation > United States.
War on Terrorism, 2001-2009.
Torture > United States.
Unlawful combatants > United States.

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