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Globalization, terrorism, and human rights : the mouse that roared

Tanner, Edwin (2012) Globalization, terrorism, and human rights : the mouse that roared. In: Globalization International Law and Human Rights. Addicott, Jeffrey F and Bhuiyan, Jahid Hossain and Chowdhury, Tareq M. R, eds. Oxford University Press, Oxford, U.K., pp. 87-110.

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Abstract

Conducting the 'war on terrorism', and capturing, detaining and interrogating 'suspected terrorists', whether they are global, local, rural or urban, have become ends in themselves. This has resulted in serious violations of human rights for citizens, suspected terrorists, and the civilian populations of Afghanistan and Iraq. Many critics of these wars, and the 'war on terrorism' in general, have been asking how best to recast foreign policy so that the protection of human rights is regarded as central and indispensable.

Item Type: Book Section
ISBN: 9780198074151
Uncontrolled Keywords: ResPubID24299, globalisation, foreign policy, terrorists, anti-terrorism, security, David Hicks, al-Qaeda, Taliban, IRA, Irish Republican Army, ICC, International Criminal Court, CIA, USA, United States, America, Australia, Guantanamo Bay, torture, UK, UN, United Nations, United Kingdom, Iraq, Afghanistan, George W. Bush, Osama bin Laden, John Howard, Tony Blair, Barack Obama
Subjects: FOR Classification > 1605 Policy and Administration
FOR Classification > 1801 Law
Faculty/School/Research Centre/Department > School of Law
SEO Classification > 9404 Justice and the Law
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Date Deposited: 12 Nov 2012 00:27
Last Modified: 12 Nov 2012 00:27
URI: http://vuir.vu.edu.au/id/eprint/8781
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