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Law and war : international law & American history

Author: Peter Maguire
Publisher: New York : Columbia University Press, 2010.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : Rev. edView all editions and formats
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In this classic text, Peter Maguire follows America's legal relationship with war, both before and after the Nuremberg trials of the 1940s. Maguire argues that the precedents set by the trials were nothing less than revolutionary, and he traces the development of these new attitudes throughout American history. The text has been revised throughout, with a new preface and postscript discussing the George W. Bush  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Maguire, Peter (Peter H.).
Law and war.
New York : Columbia University Press, 2010
(DLC) 2009018411
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Maguire
ISBN: 9780231518192 0231518196
OCLC Number: 647929756
Description: 1 online resource (viii, 349 pages)
Contents: The end of limited war --
The changing rules of war and peace --
The American war crimes program --
A shift in priorities --
Nuremberg : a cold war conflict of interest --
The rapid liquidation of the war crimes problem.
Responsibility: Peter Maguire.

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In this classic text, Peter Maguire follows America's legal relationship with war, both before and after the Nuremberg trials of the 1940s. Maguire argues that the precedents set by the trials were nothing less than revolutionary, and he traces the development of these new attitudes throughout American history. The text has been revised throughout, with a new preface and postscript discussing the George W. Bush administration's attempt to rewrite the laws of war after 9/11. Maguire connects these efforts to the decline in American power and reputation. Praise for the.

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