The Resource How should the United States treat prisoners in the war on terror?, Lauri S. Friedman, book editor

How should the United States treat prisoners in the war on terror?, Lauri S. Friedman, book editor

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How should the United States treat prisoners in the war on terror?
Title
How should the United States treat prisoners in the war on terror?
Statement of responsibility
Lauri S. Friedman, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Essays discuss contrasting views on the treatment of suspects captured and imprisoned by the United States because of alleged links to terrorist activities
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973.931
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6432
LC item number
.H696 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Scherer, Lauri S
Series statement
At issue
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  • Guantánamo Bay Detention Camp
  • Guantánamo Bay Detention Camp
  • Guantánamo Bay Detention Camp
  • War on Terrorism (2001-2009)
  • War on Terrorism, 2001-2009
  • Prisoners of war
  • Prisoners of war
  • Prisoners of war
  • Prisoners of war
  • War on Terrorism, 2001-
  • Prisoners of war
  • Prisoners of war
  • Prisoners of war
  • Prisoners of war
  • Prisoners of war
  • Prisoners of war
  • Cuba
  • Iraq
  • United States
  • War on Terrorism, 2001-
  • Prisoners of war
  • Prisoners of war
  • Prisoners of war
Label
How should the United States treat prisoners in the war on terror?, Lauri S. Friedman, book editor
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 105-107) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Torturing prisoners in the war on terror is never justified / Kenneth Roth -- 2. Torture should be legalized so it can be regulated / Alan M. Dershowitz -- 3. America treats its prisoners of war better than the Arab world does / Frida Ghitis -- 4. America treats its prisoners of war worse than the Arab world does / Charles Glass -- 5. Mistreating prisoners of war puts American soldiers at risk / Lawrence J. Korb, John Halpin -- 6. Americans overreact to reports of prisoner abuse / Mortimer B. Zuckerman -- 7. Americans have been humiliated by reports of prisoner abuse / Al Gore -- 8. America sends its prisoners of war to other countries to be tortured / Dana Priest, Barton Gellman -- 9. The torture of Iraqi prisoners was an aberration / Donald Rumsfeld -- 10. Leadership failures facilitated the abuses at Abu Ghraib prison in Iraq / James R. Schlesinger [and others] -- 11. Detainees in Guantánamo Bay should have the same rights as prisoners of war / Michael Byers -- 12. Detainees in Guantánamo Bay should not have the same rights as prisoners of war / Andrew Apostolou, Fredric Smoler -- 13. Prisoners taken during the war on terror should be tried by military tribunal / Ruth Wedgwood -- 14. Prisoners taken during the war on terror should not be tried by military tribunal / Harold Hongju Koh
Extent
1 online resource (110 pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1040018048
Label
How should the United States treat prisoners in the war on terror?, Lauri S. Friedman, book editor
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 105-107) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Torturing prisoners in the war on terror is never justified / Kenneth Roth -- 2. Torture should be legalized so it can be regulated / Alan M. Dershowitz -- 3. America treats its prisoners of war better than the Arab world does / Frida Ghitis -- 4. America treats its prisoners of war worse than the Arab world does / Charles Glass -- 5. Mistreating prisoners of war puts American soldiers at risk / Lawrence J. Korb, John Halpin -- 6. Americans overreact to reports of prisoner abuse / Mortimer B. Zuckerman -- 7. Americans have been humiliated by reports of prisoner abuse / Al Gore -- 8. America sends its prisoners of war to other countries to be tortured / Dana Priest, Barton Gellman -- 9. The torture of Iraqi prisoners was an aberration / Donald Rumsfeld -- 10. Leadership failures facilitated the abuses at Abu Ghraib prison in Iraq / James R. Schlesinger [and others] -- 11. Detainees in Guantánamo Bay should have the same rights as prisoners of war / Michael Byers -- 12. Detainees in Guantánamo Bay should not have the same rights as prisoners of war / Andrew Apostolou, Fredric Smoler -- 13. Prisoners taken during the war on terror should be tried by military tribunal / Ruth Wedgwood -- 14. Prisoners taken during the war on terror should not be tried by military tribunal / Harold Hongju Koh
Extent
1 online resource (110 pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1040018048

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