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Published: 21 March 2013

760 Pages

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ISBN: 9780199978533


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TERRORISM: COMMENTARY ON SECURITY DOCUMENTS VOLUME 130

Detention Under International Law: Safeguards Against Torture and Other Abuses

Douglas Lovelace,Jr. and Kristen Boon

Terrorism: Commentary on Security Documents

  • Presents readers with the major multilateral efforts to create universal standards for the treatment of persons in any form of detention or imprisonment.
  • Frames and discusses the major treaties, declarations, and reports on state practice detailing the torture, degrading treatment, or punishment of those lawfully detained.
  • Analyzes how regional human rights courts have treated cases of enforced disappearance, creating norms and providing for compensation and remedies.

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