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Rendition to torture, Alan W. Clarke, (eBook)

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
Characteristic
document
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Clarke, Alan W.
Dewey number
342.7308/2
Series statement
  • eBooks from EBSCOhost
  • 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 / Constitutional
  • LAW / Public
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / Human Rights
Label
Rendition to torture, Alan W. Clarke, (eBook)
Link
https://atxlibrary.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=450194
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
1015233
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) ebsco00109
  • (OCoLC)792684895
Label
Rendition to torture, Alan W. Clarke, (eBook)
Link
https://atxlibrary.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=450194
Publication
Copyright
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
1015233
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) ebsco00109
  • (OCoLC)792684895

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