The Tyranny of terror : is torture inevitable in our century and beyond? / Ariel Dorfman Contemplating torture : an introduction / Sanford Levinson Torture / Henry Shue Political action : the problem of dirty hands / Michael Walzer Reflection on the problem of "dirty hands" / Jean Bethke Elshtain The Legal history of torture / John H. Langbein American interrogation : from torture to trickery / Jerome H. Skolnick The Mental state of torturers : Argentina's dirty war / Mark Osiel Escalation and necessity : defining torture at home and abroad / John T. Parry Judgment concerning the legality of the General Security Service's interrogation methods / Supreme Court of Israel Can the war against terror justify the use of force in interrogations? Reflections in the light of the Israeli experience / Miriam Gur-Arye The Promise and limits of the international law of torture / Oona A. Hathaway / The European Convention on Human Rights and its prohibition on torture / Fionnuala Ní Aioláin The Prohibition on torture and the limits of the law / Oren Gross Tortured reasoning / Alan Dershowitz Five errors in the reasoning of Alan Dershowitz / Elaine Scarry Torture, terrorism and interrogation / Richard A. Posner Loose professionalism, or Why lawyers take the lead on torture / Richard H. Weisberg The Truth about torture / Charles Krauthammer The Abolition of torture / Andrew Sullivan.
"With two new essays by Charles Krauthammer, Charles Sullivan."--Cover.
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