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Rendition to torture, Alan W. Clarke

Label
Rendition to torture
Title
Rendition to torture
Statement of responsibility
Alan W. Clarke
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Many Americans were surprised following the attacks of 9/11 at how easily the United States embraced torture as well as the supposedly lesser evil of cruel, inhuman, and degrading treatment. Extraordinary rendition-sending people captured in the "war on terror" to nations long counted among the world's worst human rights violators-hid from the public eye cruel and bloody interrogations. In Rendition to Torture, Alan W. Clarke explains how the United States adopted torture as a matter of offici
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Clarke, Alan W.
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Genocide, political violence, human rights series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Extraordinary rendition
  • Torture
  • Detention of persons
  • Deportation
  • False imprisonment
  • National security
  • Extraordinary rendition
  • Torture
  • LAW
  • LAW
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Detention of persons
  • Extraordinary rendition
  • False imprisonment
  • National security
  • Torture
  • Torture
  • United States
Label
Rendition to torture, Alan W. Clarke
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction
  • Cultivating a torture culture
  • From Eichmann and Carlos "the Jackal" to Reagan and Clinton
  • Significant U.S. renditions to torture
  • State secrets privilege trumps justice: Mohamed v. Jeppesen Dataplan
  • The illegality of the Iraq War and how rendition sparked it
  • European and Canadian complicity in rendition and torture
Control code
ocn792684895
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813553122
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt4jxnrp
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)792684895
Label
Rendition to torture, Alan W. Clarke
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction
  • Cultivating a torture culture
  • From Eichmann and Carlos "the Jackal" to Reagan and Clinton
  • Significant U.S. renditions to torture
  • State secrets privilege trumps justice: Mohamed v. Jeppesen Dataplan
  • The illegality of the Iraq War and how rendition sparked it
  • European and Canadian complicity in rendition and torture
Control code
ocn792684895
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813553122
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt4jxnrp
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)792684895

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