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    DescriptionThe terrorist attacks of 9/11 precipitated significant legal changes over the ensuing ten years, a "long decade" that saw both domestic and international legal systems evolve in reaction to the seemingly permanent threat of international terrorism. At the same time, globalization produced worldwide insecurity that weakened the nation-state's ability to monopolize violence and assure safety for its people. The Long Decade: How 9/11 Changed the Law contains contributions by international legal scholars who critically reflect on how the terrorist attacks of 9/11 precipitated these legal changes. This book examines how the uncertainties of the "long decade" made fear a political and legal force, challenged national constitutional orders, altered fundamental assumptions about the rule of law, and ultimately raised questions about how democracy and human rights can cope with competing security pressures, while considering the complex process of crafting anti-terrorism measures.


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    Title
    The Long Decade
    Subtitle
    How 9/11 Changed the Law
    Authors and contributors
    Edited by David Jenkins, Edited by Amanda Jacobsen, Edited by Anders Henriksen
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 368
    Width: 164 mm
    Height: 240 mm
    Thickness: 36 mm
    Weight: 620 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780199368327
    ISBN 10: 0199368325
    Classifications

    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: LAW
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: S5.0
    Ingram Subject Code: LE
    Libri: I-LE
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 17780
    B&T General Subject: 490
    B&T Merchandise Category: UP
    LC subject heading:
    BIC subject category V2: LNDC
    BISAC V2.8: LAW001000
    LC subject heading:
    BISAC V2.8: LAW051000
    BIC subject category V2: LNFV
    LC subject heading:
    DC22: 344.05325
    LC subject heading: , ,
    DC22: 344.05/325
    DC23: 344.7305325
    LC classification: KZ6795.T47 L66 2014
    Ingram Theme: INDS/LAWSTD
    Thema V1.0: LNDC, LNFV
    Edition statement
    New ed.
    Publisher
    Oxford University Press Inc
    Imprint name
    Oxford University Press Inc
    Publication date
    15 May 2014
    Publication City/Country
    New York
    Author Information
    Anders Henriksen is an Associate Professor of International Law and Director of the Centre for International Law and Justice at the University of Copenhagen School of Law. Professor Henriksen specializes in international law, while focusing on the regulation of interstate use of force and the laws of war. He has previously worked for the Danish Institute for Military Studies.
    Table of contents
    Contributors and Editors ; Acknowledgments ; Introduction ; Chapter 1 ; The Long Decade ; David Jenkins ; Part I: Fear and the Security Agenda ; Chapter 2 ; Security and Liberty: Critiques of the Tradeoff Thesis ; Adrian Vermeule ; Chapter 3 ; Security vs. Liberty: On Emotions and Cognition ; Oren Gross ; Chapter 4 ; Preventing What? Post-9/11 Mission Amnesia and Mission Creep ; Kent Roach ; Part II: Terrorism in a Borderless World ; Chapter 5 ; The War on Terrorism and International Law: Towards a Continental Divide ; Amnon Lev ; Chapter 6 ; A European Security Constitution? ; Kaarlo Tuori ; Chapter 7 ; Counter-Terrorism's Engagement with Transnational Legality ; Victor V. Ramraj ; Part III: Constitutions under Stress ; Chapter 8 ; Legal and Political Constitutionalism, and the Response to Terrorism ; Mark Tushnet ; Chapter 9 ; Guantanamo Bay, the Rise of the Courts and the Revenge of Politics ; Fiona de Londras ; Chapter 10 ; Citizenship and the Limits of Due Process since 9/11 ; David Jenkins ; Part IV: Risk Prevention ; Chapter 11 ; 'Protect' Against Terrorism: In Service of the State, the Corporation, or the Citizen? ; Clive Walker ; Chapter 12 ; The Influence of 9/11 on Swedish Anti-Terrorism Policy and Measures ; Iain Cameron ; Part V: Democratic Accountability, Human Rights, and the Rule of Law ; Chapter 13 ; Terrorist Threats and Judicial Deference ; Jens Elo Rytter ; Chapter 14 ; Open Secrets in U.S. Counter-Terrorism Policy ; Amy Jacobsen ; Chapter 15 ; Views from Mars, Views from Venus: Minding the Gap between What We Say and What We Do on Terrorism ; Gabor Rona ; Epilogue ; Human Rights and Counter-Terrorism: Lessons from a Long Decade ; Martin Scheinin ; Bibliography ; Index