9/11 and the Rise of Global Anti-Terrorism Law
Language: en
Authors: Arianna Vedaschi, Kim Lane Scheppele
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-07-15 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Twenty years after the outbreak of the threat posed by international jihadist terrorism, which triggered the need for democracies to balance fundamental rights and security needs, 9/11 and the Rise of Global Anti-Terrorism Law offers an overview of counter-terrorism and of the interplay among the main actors involved in the
The War on Terror
Language: en
Pages: 268
Authors: John E Owens, Riccardo Pelizzo
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-06-21 - Publisher: Routledge

The 9/11 attacks on New York and Washington prompted a "global war on terror" that led to a significant shift in the balance of executive-legislative power in the United States towards the executive at the expense of the Congress. In this volume, seasoned scholars examine the extent to which terrorist
The Law of the List
Language: en
Authors: Gavin Sullivan
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-03-31 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

The spread of violent extremism, 9/11, the rise of ISIL and movement of 'foreign terrorist fighters' are dramatically expanding the powers of the UN Security Council to govern risky cross-border flows and threats by non-state actors. New security measures and data infrastructures are being built that threaten to erode human
Control Beyond the State
Language: en
Pages: 178
Authors: Cian C Murphy
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-05-06 - Publisher: Hart Publishing

A key characteristic of governance after 11 September 2001 is the acceleration of existing dynamics of the globalisation of law. In the face of transnational threats to national security states have sought to use global forums for policy development to shape counter-terrorism throughout the world. Control Beyond the State offers
Trapped in the War on Terror
Language: en
Pages: 212
Authors: Ian S. Lustick, Professor of Political Science Ian S Lustick
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-09-06 - Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press

"Ian Lustick has written a brave, forceful, and very valuable book. I wish that every politician promising to 'defend' America would read what he has to say. Failing that, the voters should."—James Fallows, National Correspondent, The Atlantic Monthly