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Published: 02 November 2018

376 Pages

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

ISBN: 9780190922542

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Sovereignty and the New Executive Authority

Edited by Claire Finkelstein and Michael Skerker

Ethics, National Security, and the Rule of Law

  • Explores the moral and legal issues relating to democratic sovereignty by addressing questions about its nature, examining sovereignty between states, and dealing with post 9/11 developments in the U.S.
  • Includes essays drawn from among the disciplines of law, political, science, philosophy, andÂinternational relations across an expansive range of topics, from historical theories and international affairs, to governmental transparency and legitimacy.
  • Examines the changes in the concept of sovereignty post-9/11 in the United States and their impact on democracy and the rule of law, particularly in the area of national security practice.

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