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Torture and impunity

Author: Alfred W McCoy
Publisher: Madison : University of Wisconsin Press, ©2012.
Series: Critical human rights.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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(DLC) 2011043916
Material Type: Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Alfred W McCoy
ISBN: 0299288544 9780299288549 9781283692182 128369218X 9780299288532 0299288536
OCLC Number: 814694156
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: The CIA's pursuit of psychological torture --
Science in Dachau's shadow --
Torture in the crucible of counterinsurgency --
Theater state of terror --
The seduction of psychological torture --
The outcast of Camp Echo --
Psychological torture and public forgetting.
Series Title: Critical human rights.
Responsibility: Alfred W. McCoy.

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