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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

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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
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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Lazreg, Marnia
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Human rights and crimes against humanity
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Abu Ghraib Prison
  • Torture
  • Iraq War, 2003-2011
  • Torture
  • Algeria
Label
Torture and the twilight of empire : from Algiers to Baghdad, Marnia Lazreg
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [311]-322) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
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
123136732
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 335 pages
Isbn
9780691131351
Lccn
2007014846
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
maps
Label
Torture and the twilight of empire : from Algiers to Baghdad, Marnia Lazreg
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [311]-322) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
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
123136732
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 335 pages
Isbn
9780691131351
Lccn
2007014846
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
maps

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