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The Guantánamo effect : exposing the consequences of U.S. detention and interrogation practices

Author: Laurel E Fletcher; Eric Stover
Publisher: Berkeley : University of California Press, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Though unparalleled in its perfidy, our era is also the first in which people are trying to do something about crimes against humanity and such treacheries as torture and cruel and inhumane treatment of others. The first step toward remediation is exposure of wrongs, and this is the task ably researched and brilliantly presented by Laurel E. Fletcher and Eric Stover in The Guantanamo Effect. Their well-written  Read more...
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Guantánamo effect.
Berkeley : University of California Press, ©2009
(DLC) 2009007947
(OCoLC)310959899
Material Type: Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Laurel E Fletcher; Eric Stover
ISBN: 9780520945227 0520945220 1282772708 9781282772700
OCLC Number: 586169613
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xviii, 210 pages) : illustrations
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: The new paradigm --
Afghanistan : the long journey begins --
Guantánamo : pushed to the breaking point --
Guantánamo : no exit --
Return : the legacy of Guantánamo.
Responsibility: Laurel E. Fletcher, Eric Stover ; Stephen Paul Smith [and others].

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