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Author: Amnesty International.
Publisher: London, U.K. : Amnesty International Publications, 1984.
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Amnesty International.
Torture in the eighties.
London, U.K. : Amnesty International Publications, 1984
(OCoLC)562110278
Online version:
Amnesty International.
Torture in the eighties.
London, U.K. : Amnesty International Publications, 1984
(OCoLC)608379946
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Amnesty International.
ISBN: 0939994062 9780939994069 0862100666 9780862100667
OCLC Number: 11261567
Description: 263 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Torture as an institution --
The moral argument --
The methods, victims and agents --
"Preconditions" for torture --
Definitions --
The Process of torture --
Action against torture --
Action by victims and their families --
Action by national groups --
Action by inter-governmental organizations --
Actions by international non-governmental organizations --
Pressure for improvements --
Northern Ireland --
Brazil --
Safeguards and remedies --
Preventive safeguards --
Remedial measures --
The evidence --
Global survey --
Africa --
Angola (the People's Republic of) --
Cameroon (the United Republic of) --
Chad (the Republic of) --
Comoros (the Federal and Islamic Republic of the) --
Congo (the People's Republic of the) --
Djibouti (the Republic of) --
Ethiopia --
Gabon (the Gabonese Republic) --
Ghana (the Republic of) --
Guinea (the Revolutionary People's Republic of) --
Kenya (the Republic of) --
Lesotho (the Kingdom of) --
Mali (the Republic of) --
Mozambique (the People's Republic of) --
Namibia --
Rwanda (the Rwandese Republic) --
Somalia (the Somali Democratic Republic) --
South Africa (the Republic of) --
Uganda (the Republic of) --
Zaire (the Republic of) --
Zamibia (the Republic of) --
Zimbabwe (the Republic of) --
The Americas --
Argentina (the Argentine Republic) --
Bolivia (the Republic of) --
Brazil (the Federative Republic of) --
Chile (the Republic of) --
Colombia (the Republic of) --
El Salvador (the Republic of) --
Guatemala (the Republic of) --
Guyana (the Republic of) --
Haiti (the Republic of) --
Honduras (the Republic of) --
The United Mexican States) --
Paraguay (the Republic of) --
Peru (the Republic of) --
Suriname (the Republic of) --
Uruguay (the Eastern Republic of) --
Asia --
Afghanistan (the Democratic Republic of) --
Bangladesh (the People's Republic of) --
China (the People's Republic of) --
India (the Republic of) --
Indonesia (the Republic of) and East Timor --
Korea (the Republic of) --
Pakistan (the Islamic Republic of) --
Philippines (the Republic of the) --
Sri Lanka (the Democratic Socialist Republic of) --
Taiwan (the Republic of China) --
Europe --
Albania (the People's Socialist Republic of) --
Italy (the Italian Republic) --
Poland (the Polish People's Republic) --
Romania (the Socialist Republic of) --
Spain (the Spanish State) --
Turkey (the Republic of) --
Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (the) --
Yugoslavia (the Socialist Federal Republic of) --
The Middle East and North Africa --
Bahrain (the State of) --
Egypt (the Arab Republic of) --
Iran (the Islamic Republic of) --
Iraq (the Republic of) --
Israel (the State of) and the Occupied Territories --
Libya (the Socialist People's Libyan Arab Jamahiriya) --
Morocco (the Kingdom of) and Western Sahara --
Saudi Arabia (the Kingdom of) --
Syria (the Syrian Arab Republic) --
Tunisia (the Republic of) --
The Prevention of torture --
Amnesty International 12 Point Program for the Prevention of Torture.
Other Titles: Torture in the 80s

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