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Torture : does it make us safer? is it ever OK? : a human rights perspective

Author: Kenneth Roth; Minky Worden; Amy D Bernstein; Human Rights Watch (Organization)
Publisher: New York : New Press : Distributed by W.W. Norton, ©2005.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kenneth Roth; Minky Worden; Amy D Bernstein; Human Rights Watch (Organization)
ISBN: 156584971X 9781565849716 1595580573 9781595580573
OCLC Number: 60312040
Notes: "Published in conjunction with Human Rights Watch."
Description: xiii, 218 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: A history of torture / James Ross --
Moral prohibition at a price / Michael Ignatieff --
Torture and terrorism : painful lessons from Israel / Eitan Felner --
Counterinsurgency and torture : exporting torture tactics from Indochina and Algeria to Latin America / Marie-Monique Robin --
Torture in Latin America / Juan E. Méndez --
Torture : a family affair / Héctor Timerman --
Torture spoken here : ending global torture / Minky Worden --
On negotiating with torturers / Nigel Rodley, interviewed by Amy D. Bernstein --
Sexual violence, torture, and international justice / Cherie Booth --
Treating torture victims / Mary R. Fabri --
Banned State Department practices / Tom Malinowski --
The road to Abu Ghraib : torture and impunity in U.S. detention / Reed Brody --
Respecting the Geneva Conventions / John McCain --
Command responsibility for torture / Dinah Pokempner --
Torture in U.S. prisons / Jamie Fellner --
Justifying torture / Kenneth Roth.
Responsibility: edited by Kenneth Roth and Minky Worden ; Amy D. Bernstein, contributing editor.
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