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Published: 04 January 2016

504 Pages

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190263577

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Law as a Weapon of War

Orde F. Kittrie

  • Analyzes the deployment and impact of "lawfare" -- the use of law as a substitute for armed force to accomplish international security objectives
  • Examines the increasingly large role played in lawfare by private sector and other non-governmental attorneys
  • Illustrates the concept with real-world examples of lawfare use by the U.S., China, Iran, Israel, the Palestinian Authority, and several non-governmental organizations and individuals