Acts Of War

Author: Karen Malpede
Publisher: Northwestern University Press
ISBN: 0810127326
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" Like the great ancient Greek playwrights Aeschylus, Sophocles, and Euripides, the playwrights in this volume see the theater as an art form uniquely capable of addressing the effects of warfare.

Acts Of War

Author: Tom Clancy
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781101003633
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.THE OBJECTIVE: A fourth consecutive New York Times bestseller for Tom Clancy's Op-Center THE HARDWARE: A blockbuster thriller armed with cutting-edge technology (a.k.a. everything a Clancy fan wants) THE PREDICTION: A SLAM-DUNKIn Tom ...

Acts Of War

Author: Gary Dodge
Publisher: AuthorHouse
ISBN: 1414007345
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The ancient Sun Tzu's identity is also revealed, and a gargantuan hoax is exposed. This book should be required reading for life in 21st Century America.

Fighting Nature

Author: Peta Tait
Publisher: Sydney University Press
ISBN: 1743324308
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"Peta Tait brings to the book an impressive scholarly command of the documentary material, from which she draws a range of vivid examples and revealing analyses of human–animal confrontation in popular entertainments .

To Chain The Dog Of War

Author: Francis Dunham Wormuth
Publisher: University of Illinois Press
ISBN: 9780252060687
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By the constitution of the United States, the power to declare war is vested in the
Congress. Sometimes orators and writers speak of "recognizing the existence of
a state of war," as if this differed from declaring war; but the co-existence of the
two phrases may be ascribed to motives of political strategy rather than to any
belief or supposition that they denoted different legal conceptions. In reality the
word "war" comprehends two meanings. It denotes (1) acts of war, and (2) the ...

Terrorism And The Law Of War Trying Terrorists As War Criminals Before Military Commissions Updated Ed

Publisher: DIANE Publishing
ISBN: 1437985165
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The order finds that the effective conduct of military operations and prevention of
military attacks make it necessary to detain certain non-citizens and if necessary,
to try them “for violations of the laws of war and other applicable laws by military
tribunals.” The unprecedented nature of the September attacks and the
magnitude of damage and loss of life they caused have led a number of officials
and commentators to assert that the acts are not just criminal acts, they are “acts
of war.

The Constitution Of The Criminal Law

Author: R. A. Duff
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 0191655287
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combatants may be able to satisfy these principles (1) when just combatants
threaten to inflict wrongful harms through impermissible action, (2) if a just aim
arises within a war that is unjust overall, or (3) when there is a lesserevil
justification for an act of war or, though this is extremely unlikely, for an unjust war
as a whole. Otherwise, military action by those who fight in a war that is unjust
because it lacks a just cause is likely to involve the objectively impermissible
infliction of serious ...