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Beyond Human Rights and the War on Terror This edited collection provides a comprehensive insightful and detailed study of a vital area of public policy debate as it is currently occurring in countries across the world from India to South Africa and the United Kingdom to Australia Bringing together academics and experts from a variety of jurisdictions it reflects upon the impact on human rights of the application of than a decade of the War on Terror as enunciated soon after 911The volume identifies and critically examines the principal and enduring resonances of the concept of the War on Terror The examination covers not only the obvious impacts but also the insidious and enduring changes within domestic laws The rationale for this collection is therefore not just to plot how the War on Terror has operated within the folds of the cloak of liberal democracy but how they render that cloak ragged especially in the sight of those sections of society who pay the heaviest price in terms of their human rightsThis book engages with the public policy strand of the last decade that has arguably most shaped perceptions of human rights and engendered debates about their worth and meaning It will be of interest to researchers academics practitioners and students in the fields of human rights law criminal justice criminology politics and international studies

  • Hardcover
  • 278 pages
  • Beyond Human Rights and the War on Terror
  • Satvinder S Juss
  • 01 June 2015
  • 9781138543775