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Does torture work?

Author: John W Schiemann
Publisher: New York, NY Oxford University Press 2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First issued as an Oxford University Press paperbackView all editions and formats

Is interrogational torture effective? What do we mean by "effective"? How brutal can torture get and be considered justifiable? In this book, John W. Schiemann adopts game theory in an attempt to  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John W Schiemann
ISBN: 9780190872816 0190872810 9780190262365 0190262362
OCLC Number: 1024107457
Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description: xiv, 315 Seiten : Diagramme
Responsibility: John W. Schiemann.


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Schiemann separates opinion and political position from objective analysis. He presents facts. His case is categorical, magisterial, exhaustive, original, and terribly, tragically sad. He demolishes Read more...

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