Executive Measures, Terrorism and National Security: Have the Rules of the Game Changed?

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Ashgate Publishing, Ltd., 2007 - History - 371 pages
David Bonner examines the use, in the period from 1905 to the end of 2006, of a variety of executive measures to assist in containing terrorism and to protect national security. The measures focused on are internment, restriction of movement and internal exile, and exclusion or deportation of undesirable foreign nationals.
 

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Contents

Perspectives Themes and Concepts
3
Dealing with the Enemy at Home during the Two World Wars
45
Political Violence and the Irish Question
69
Immigration Control and Deportation
103
the Malayan Cyprus and Kenyan Emergencies
135
Overview and Context
203
the Powers and their Use
217
Challenge Mechanisms
265
Legal Challenges and Human Rights Issues
289
Retrospective and Reflective
345
Bibliography
355
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David Bonner is Professor of Law at the University of Leicester, UK. He has published widely on terrorism and human rights, and in the area of social security law.

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