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Torture

Author: Edward Peters
Publisher: Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, ©1996.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : Expanded edView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Peters, Edward, 1936-
Torture.
Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, ©1996
(DLC) 96032654
(OCoLC)35096049
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Edward Peters
ISBN: 058512714X 9780585127149
OCLC Number: 44954736
Description: 1 online resource (x, 291 pages)
Contents: Introduction : torture --
past and present --
and the historian --
A delicate and dangerous business --
The queen of proofs and the queen of torments --
The sleep of reason --
"Engines of the state, not of law" --
"To become, or to remain, human --
" --
Appendix : judicial torture --
documents and commentary. The Theodosian Code, Book 9, Title 35 / Theodosius II --
The Digest of Justinian, Book 48, Title 18 / Justinian --
The Code of Justinian, Book 9, Title 41 / Justinian --
The City of God, XIX.6 / Augustine --
The Visigothic Code : on torture --
Torture by Inquisitors : Innocent IV and Alexander IV --
The Constitutio criminalis Carolina / Charles V --
The jurisprudence of torture / Sebastian Guazzini --
Letter on toleration / John Locke --
The moral protest / Cesare Beccaria --
A twentieth-century Interrogator's manual on torture. (Cont.) United Nations convention against torture and other cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment --
Statement on nurses and torture.
Responsibility: Edward Peters.

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