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The Price of Peace: Just War in the Twenty-First Century

Charles Reed, David Ryall - Political Science - 2007
Lively political and public debates on war and morality have been a feature of the post-Cold War world. The Price of Peace argues that a re-examination of the just war ...
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Witch Hunts: From Salem to Guantanamo Bay

Robert Rapley - Political Science - 2007 - 326 pages
Rapley analyses witch hunts in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries and finds many of the same elements repeated in more recent miscarriages of justice - from the Dreyfus ...
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American Cultural Pluralism and Law

Jill Norgren, Serena Nanda - History - 2006 - 287 pages
Explores the tension between individual rights and cultural autonomy promised in American law, on the one hand, and the country's need to build unity and national identity ...
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Die Funktion der Menschenwürde im Verfassungsstaat: Humangenetik ...

Karl-Heinz Ladeur, Ino Augsberg - Law - 2008 - 126 pages
English summary: The present legal debate on human dignity focuses mainly on the question of the violability or the inviolability of human dignity in the sense of its status as ...
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Human Rights in Crisis

Alice Bullard - Law - 2008 - 160 pages
This volume expands our understanding of the pursuit of human rights during the era of the War on Terror. It explores the broad and complicated ramifications of crisis by ...
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Law in Times of Crisis: Emergency Powers in Theory and Practice

Oren Gross, Fionnuala Ní Aoláin - Political Science - 2006
The terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, and the ensuing 'war on terror' have focused attention on issues that have previously lurked in a dark corner at the edge of the ...
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