Routledge research in terrorism and the law.
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The West's colonization of Muslim lands and the rise of Islamic fundamentalism "The global War on Terrorism" : a mislabeling of the terrorist challenge? Torture light? Torture heavy The allure of the "ticking time bomb" hypothetical Beyond locking 'em up and throwing away the key? Indefinite detention, habeas corpus, and the right to a fair trial Acceptable "collateral damage"? Taking innocent life in conducting the "War on Terrorism?" Assassinating suspected terrorists : "The dark side" of the War on Terror?" Carrying out the death penalty in the "war on terrorism" : getting just desert or creating martyrs? Ethnic and racial profiling : counterproductive in the "War on Terrorism"? The invasion and occupation of Iraq : aggression or a justified resort to force? The invasion and occupation of Afghanistan : the legal challenge posed by the haven state Conquest, colonization, and the right of self-determination.