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Counterterrorism : Democracy's Challenge.

Author/Creator:
Bianchi, Andrea.
Edition:
1st ed.
Publication:
London : Bloomsbury Publishing Plc, 2008.
Series:
Studies in International Law Ser.
Studies in International Law Ser.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (470 pages)
Subjects:
Terrorism -- Prevention -- Congresses.
Human rights -- Congresses.
National security -- Law and legislation -- Congresses.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Summary:
This book reviews state responses to terrorist violence and assesses the effects of modern counterterrorism law and policies on democratic states.
Contents:
Prelims
Preface
Acknowledgments
Contents
List of Contributors
Part One The Fight against Terrorism in Historical Perspective
1 Countering Terrorism: A Historical Perspective
2 Constitutionalising Emergency Powers in Modern Europe
3 Liberal State Responses to Terrorism and Their Limits
4 The Role of Modern States in the Decline and Demise of Terrorism
Part Two Balancing Security Concerns and Individual Freedoms
5 Terrorism and Human Rights Paradigms The United Kingdom after 11 September 2001
6 Terror Financing, Guilt by Association and the Paradigm of Prevention in the 'War on Terror'
7 United We Stand: National Courts Reviewing Counterterrorism Measures
8 'The Last Refuge of the Tyrant'? Judicial Deference to Executive Actions in Time of 'Terror'
9 The Abuse of Executive Powers: What Remedies?
10 The UN Security Council, Counterterrorism and Human Rights
Part Three Is There a Need for New Legal Paradigms?
11 Judicial Balancing in Times of Stress: A Comparative Constitutional Perspective
12 International Law, Counterterrorism and the Quest for Checks and Balances: Why the Calling Sirens of Constitutionalism Should Be Resisted
Index.
Notes:
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Local notes:
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2021. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Contributor:
Keller, Alexis.
Other format:
Print version: Bianchi, Andrea Counterterrorism: Democracy's Challenge
ISBN:
9781847314376
9781841138183
OCLC:
893332020
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