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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