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作者 Drohan, Brian
書名 Brutality in an Age of Human Rights : Activism and Counterinsurgency at the End of the British Empire
出版項 Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2018
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國際標準書號 9781501714672 (electronic bk.)
9781501714658
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說明 1 online resource (257 pages)
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附註 Brutality in an Age of Human Rights -- Contents -- Acknowledgments -- Maps -- Introduction: Counterinsurgency and Human Rights in the Post-1945 World -- 1. A Lawyers' War: Emergency Legislation and the Cyprus Bar Council -- 2. The Shadow of Strasbourg: International Advocacy and Britain's Response -- 3. "Hunger War": Humanitarian Rights and the Radfan Campaign -- 4. "This Unhappy Affair": Investigating Torture in Aden -- 5. "A More Talkative Place": Northern Ireland -- Conclusion: From the Colonial to the Contemporary -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
"A work of real historical originality and significance, this fascinating piece of scholarship substantially enhances our understanding of British counterinsurgency and the relationship between war and law."--Huw Bennett, author of Fighting the Mau..
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
鏈接 Print version: Drohan, Brian Brutality in an Age of Human Rights : Activism and Counterinsurgency at the End of the British Empire Ithaca : Cornell University Press,c2018 9781501714658
主題 Counterinsurgency-Cyprus.
Counterinsurgency-Yemen (Republic)-Yemen, South.
Counterinsurgency-Northern Ireland.
Human rights-Cyprus.
Human rights-Yemen (Republic)-Yemen, South.
Human rights-Northern Ireland.
Postcolonialism-Great Britain.
Cyprus-History-War for Union with Greece, 1955-1959.
Yemen (Arab Republic)-History-1962-1970.
Northern Ireland-History-1968-1998
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