Journals Higher Education



09 October 2009

264 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780195389210

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The War on Terror and the Laws of War

A Military Perspective

Michael Lewis, Eric Jensen, Geoffrey Corn, Victor Hansen, Richard Jackson, and James Schoettler

Terrorism:Documents of International and Local Control:Second Series

  • The only current book applying the law of war to U.S. military practice that is both published outside the military and written exclusively by military officers.
  • Includes a range of perspectives, instead of just one viewpoint, to show the full scope of this contentious issue.
  • Offers a practical exposition of the challenges facing military officers on the battlefield.
  • Includes an Introduction by Major General Charles J. Dunlap, Deputy Judge Advocate General of the U.S. Air Force.