Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 June 2015

238 Pages

6.14 x 9.21 inches

ISBN: 9780719091483

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Interrogation, Intelligence and Security

Controversial British Techniques

Samantha Newbery

Published by Manchester University Press

  • This is the only book-length examination of how controversial interrogation techniques that might be described as torture can come to be used and the results of their use
  • Sheds light on the hugely important and current issue of how Western states come to use controversial interrogation techniques
  • Its focus on three case studies allows for in-depth analysis and comparisons, which are undertaken within a clear, easy to follow, structure
  • By identifying the short- and long-term effects of controversial interrogation techniques, including their impact on intelligence and security, readers can make informed judgements about the techniques

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