Coverart for item
The Resource The ethics of torture, J. Jeremy Wisnewski and R. D. Emerick

The ethics of torture, J. Jeremy Wisnewski and R. D. Emerick

Label
The ethics of torture
Title
The ethics of torture
Statement of responsibility
J. Jeremy Wisnewski and R. D. Emerick
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wisnewski, Jeremy
Index
index present
LC call number
HV8593
LC item number
.W57 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Emerick, R. D
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Torture
Label
The ethics of torture, J. Jeremy Wisnewski and R. D. Emerick
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 131-157) and index
Contents
Coming to (definitional) terms with torture : four models -- The economic model of torture : ticking-bomb arguments and torture warrants -- The phenomenological model of torture : dignity and the destruction of agency -- The dramaturgical model of torture : interrogation's immorality play -- The communicative model of torture : understanding institutionally permissive torture -- Assessing the varieties of torture : concluding reflections on a recurrent problem
Control code
265077420
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
x, 164 p.
Isbn
9780826498892
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2008043687
System control number
(OCoLC)265077420
Label
The ethics of torture, J. Jeremy Wisnewski and R. D. Emerick
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 131-157) and index
Contents
Coming to (definitional) terms with torture : four models -- The economic model of torture : ticking-bomb arguments and torture warrants -- The phenomenological model of torture : dignity and the destruction of agency -- The dramaturgical model of torture : interrogation's immorality play -- The communicative model of torture : understanding institutionally permissive torture -- Assessing the varieties of torture : concluding reflections on a recurrent problem
Control code
265077420
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
x, 164 p.
Isbn
9780826498892
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2008043687
System control number
(OCoLC)265077420

Library Locations

    • Copley LibraryBorrow it
      5998 Alcalá Park, San Diego, CA, 92110-2492, US
      32.771354 -117.193327
Processing Feedback ...