Struggle of democracy against terrorism lessons from the United States, the United Kingdom and Israel
By: Gross, Emanuel.Material type: BookPublisher: Charlottesville University of Virginia Press 2006Description: xiii,291p. 25 cm.ISBN: 0813925312.Subject(s): Terrorism -- Israel -- Prevention | Terrorism -- United States -- Prevention | Terrorism -- Great Britain -- PreventionDDC classification: 345.2 Online resources: Table of contents
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Includes bibliographical references (p. -284) and index.
What is terrorism? definitions and characteristics -- The laws of war waged between democratic states and terrorist organizations -- Interrogation of terrorists : the boundaries between permitted interrogation and forbidden torture -- Administrative powers of military commanders in the struggle against terrorism -- Administrative detentions and the use of terrorists as bargaining counters -- The right to privacy in times of terrorism -- Use of civilians as human shields -- Thwarting terrorist acts by targeted preventive elimination.