9781138292086 hardcover 1138292087 hardcover 9781315264943 electronic book 9781351965576 electronic book 9781351965569 electronic book
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Introduction : what is at stake? War and democracy Vietnam, Iraq and the "War on terror" : deception, war propaganda and legislative approval Increasingly unrestrained war powers in the United States: from Truman to Trump Britain's royal war prerogative reasserted and reinforced From Whitehall to the White House : the war power in Australia from legal subordination to political subservience The failure of reform proposals : an Australian case study War and dissent : sweeping domestic powers Contemporary preparations for wartime measures Martial law, official lawlessness and judicial complicity Can international law stop wars of aggression? Would referenda provide any alternative? Conclusions.
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Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge, 2019.