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Debra A. Miller - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2009 - 200 pages
Debates the prevalence, efficacy, and morality of torture, and then discusses what America's policy should be on the issue.
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Contemporary Moral Problems: War, Terrorism, and Torture

James White - Philosophy - 2008 - 112 pages
Eexcerpted chapters from the ninth edition of White Contemporary Moral Problems made available to provide readers with a brief anthology for ethical study of war, terrorism and ...
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The Phenomenon of Torture: Readings and Commentary

William F. Schulz - Political Science - 2007 - 389 pages
Torture is the most widespread human rights crime in the modern world, practiced in more than one hundred countries, including the United States. How could something so brutal ...
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The Torture Debate in America

Karen J. Greenberg - Law - 2006 - 414 pages
This book provides essays on the debate over the US government's use of torture.
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Torture and the Ticking Bomb

Bob Brecher - Philosophy - 2008 - 136 pages
This timely and passionate book is the first to address itself to Harvard Law Professor Alan Dershowitz’s controversial arguments for the limited use of interrogational torture ...
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Laws, Outlaws, and Terrorists: Lessons from the War on Terrorism

Gabriella Blum, Philip B. Heymann - Political Science - 2010 - 256 pages
In an age of global terrorism, can the pursuit of security be reconciled with liberal democratic values and legal principles? During its "global war on terrorism," the Bush ...
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Torture is a Moral Issue: Christians, Jews, Muslims, and People of ...

George Hunsinger - Religion - 2008 - 272 pages
In this hard-hitting volume two dozen scholars, activists, military officers, and religious leaders call for an immediate end to the practice of torture, paying particular ...
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Intervention, Terrorism, and Torture: Contemporary Challenges to Just War Theory

Steven Lee - Law - 2006 - 336 pages
Just war theory is the traditional approach taken to questions of the morality of war, but war today is far from traditional. War has been deeply affected in recent years by a ...
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