The Resource Torture and democracy, Darius Rejali

Torture and democracy, Darius Rejali

Label
Torture and democracy
Title
Torture and democracy
Statement of responsibility
Darius Rejali
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Additional physical form
Table of contents available via World Wide Web.
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rejali, Darius M
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV8593
LC item number
.R44 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Torture
  • Torture
Label
Torture and democracy, Darius Rejali
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0716/2007015526.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [593]-818) and index
Contents
Introduction -- Modern torture and its observers -- Torture and democracy -- Lights, heat, and sweat -- Whips and water -- Bathtubs -- Shock -- Magnetos -- Currents -- Singing the world electric -- Prods, tasers, and stun guns -- Stun city -- Sticks and bones -- Water, sleep, and spice -- Stress and duress -- Forced standing and other positions -- Fists and exercises -- Old and new restraints -- Noise -- Drugs and doctors -- Supply and demand for clean torture -- Does torture work? -- What the apologists say -- Why governments don't learn -- The great age of torture in modern memory
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 849 p.
Isbn
9780691114224
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007015526
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 2940292-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)2940292
  • (Sirsi) o123485118
  • (OCoLC)123485118
Label
Torture and democracy, Darius Rejali
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0716/2007015526.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [593]-818) and index
Contents
Introduction -- Modern torture and its observers -- Torture and democracy -- Lights, heat, and sweat -- Whips and water -- Bathtubs -- Shock -- Magnetos -- Currents -- Singing the world electric -- Prods, tasers, and stun guns -- Stun city -- Sticks and bones -- Water, sleep, and spice -- Stress and duress -- Forced standing and other positions -- Fists and exercises -- Old and new restraints -- Noise -- Drugs and doctors -- Supply and demand for clean torture -- Does torture work? -- What the apologists say -- Why governments don't learn -- The great age of torture in modern memory
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 849 p.
Isbn
9780691114224
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007015526
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 2940292-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)2940292
  • (Sirsi) o123485118
  • (OCoLC)123485118

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