Journals Higher Education



Published: 26 November 2020

400 Pages


ISBN: 9780198842927

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The War Lawyers

The United States, Israel, and Juridical Warfare

Craig Jones

  • The only book-length study that examines the role of war lawyers in aerial targeting operations, focusing on both U.S. and Israeli targeting practices and their legal protocols.
  • Demonstrates how war lawyers can produce and extend military violence, as well as constrain it.
  • Draws on exclusive interviews with senior war lawyers and military operators from the Israeli Air Force (IAF) and the United States Air Force (USAF), as well as previously unanalysed military doctrine and briefing papers, and recently declassified materials.

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