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Evil, law and the state : perspectives on state power and violence / edited by John T. Parry.

Publication:
Amsterdam ; New York : Rodopi, 2006.
Series:
At the interface/probing the boundaries ; v. 24
Format/Description:
Book
xiv, 213 p. ; 22 cm.
Subjects:
State-sponsored terrorism.
Political violence -- Government policy.
Political atrocities.
Contents:
Pain, interrogation, and the body : state violence and the law of torture / John T. Parry
"Too many foreigners for my taste" : law, race and ethnicity in California, 1848-1852 / Fernando Purcell
Protection, harm and social evil : the age of consent, c.1885-c.1940 / Shani D'Cruze
Sin, scandal, and disaster : politics and crime in contemporary Turkey / Ruth A. Miller
Adding injury to injury : the case of rape and prostitution in Turkey / İştar Göazydın
Exception as the norm and the fiction of sovereignty : the lack of the right to health care in the Occupied Territories / Dani Filc and Hadas Ziv
Mental health care during apartheid in South Africa : an illustration of how "science" can be abused / Alban Burke
Schistosomiasis and capital Marxism / Rui Zhu
The inevitable impunity of suicide terrorists / Elena A. Baylis
The lessons of Nuremberg and the trial of Saddam Hussein / Douglas J. Sylvester
Responsibility for atrocity : individual criminal agency and the International Criminal Court / Kirsten Ainley
Humanity and inhumanity : state power and the force of law in the prescription of juridical norms / Roberto Buonamano
New balance, evil, and the scales of justice / Vincent Luizzi
The execution as sacrifice / Jody Lyneé Madeira
Legitimacy and violence : on the relation between law and justice according to Rawls and Derrida / Bram Ieven.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references.
Contributor:
Parry, John T., 1964-
ISBN:
9042017481
OCLC:
65211460
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