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The Resource Torture and the twilight of empire : from Algiers to Baghdad, Marnia Lazreg

Torture and the twilight of empire : from Algiers to Baghdad, Marnia Lazreg

Label
Torture and the twilight of empire : from Algiers to Baghdad
Title
Torture and the twilight of empire
Title remainder
from Algiers to Baghdad
Statement of responsibility
Marnia Lazreg
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
IDEBK
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Lazreg, Marnia
Dewey number
956.7044/3
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HV8599.A4
LC item number
L39 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Human rights and crimes against humanity
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Abu Ghraib Prison
  • Torture
  • Iraq War, 2003-2011
  • Torture
  • Algeria
  • Abu Ghraib Prison
  • HISTORY
  • Atrocities
  • Torture
  • Algeria
  • Iraq
Label
Torture and the twilight of empire : from Algiers to Baghdad, Marnia Lazreg
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 311-322) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Abbreviations -- Imperial politics and torture -- Revolutionary war theory -- Militarization of the colonial state -- Psychological action -- Models of pacification -- Ethnography of torture -- Doing torture -- Women: between torture and military feminism -- Ideology of torture -- Conscience, imperial identity, and torture -- The Christian church and anti-subversive war -- Sartre, Fanon, and Camus -- Reflections on torture -- Moralizing torture -- Repetitions: from Algiers to Baghdad -- Glossary -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
961343445
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 335 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400883813
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 964802
  • 22573/ctt1bngf0g
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)961343445
Label
Torture and the twilight of empire : from Algiers to Baghdad, Marnia Lazreg
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 311-322) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Abbreviations -- Imperial politics and torture -- Revolutionary war theory -- Militarization of the colonial state -- Psychological action -- Models of pacification -- Ethnography of torture -- Doing torture -- Women: between torture and military feminism -- Ideology of torture -- Conscience, imperial identity, and torture -- The Christian church and anti-subversive war -- Sartre, Fanon, and Camus -- Reflections on torture -- Moralizing torture -- Repetitions: from Algiers to Baghdad -- Glossary -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
961343445
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 335 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400883813
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 964802
  • 22573/ctt1bngf0g
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)961343445

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