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384 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780198842927

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The War Lawyers

The United States, Israel, and Juridical Warfare

Craig Jones

  • Highly original analysis of the role of war lawyers in targeting decisions, 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 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 military manuals