Perilous Times

Author: Geoffrey R. Stone
Publisher: W. W. Norton
ISBN: 9780393327458
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An investigation into how free speech and other civil liberties have been compromised in America by war in six historical periods describes how presidents, Supreme Court justices, and resistors contributed to the administration of civil ...

Not A Suicide Pact

Author: Richard A. Posner
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780198041375
Size: 42.66 MB
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He offers readers a short, sharp book with a strong point of view that is certain to generate much debate. OXFORD'S NEW INALIENABLE RIGHTS SERIES This is inaugural volume in Oxford's new fourteen-book Inalienable Rights Series.

Confronting Terror

Author: Dean Reuter
Publisher: Encounter Books
ISBN: 1594035628
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Presents new essays dealing with the September 2001 terror attacks and the subsequent anti-terror laws and policies, featuring authors with a wide variety of viewpoints on the matter.

The Fate Of Liberty

Author: Mark E. Neely Jr.
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780199728978
Size: 42.32 MB
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Informed by a deep understanding of a unique period in American history, this incisive book takes a comprehensive look at the issues of civil liberties during Lincoln's administration, placing them firmly in the political context of the ...

Freedom Under Fire

Author: Michael Linfield
Publisher: South End Press
ISBN: 9780896083745
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This is the theme of Michael Linfield's Freedom Under Fire, and he documents it with examples from every war since the American Revolution.”—The Progressive “Linfield demonstrates conclusively, starting with the American Revolution ...

The Constitution In Wartime

Author: Mark Tushnet
Publisher: Duke University Press
ISBN: 9780822334682
Size: 16.85 MB
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To concerned civil libertarians, we would ask whether liberties against
government are not more secure if conceived not ... In his book All the Laws But
One: Civil Liberties in Wartime,TM Rehnquist approves Lincoln's famous
formulation: that if ...

War And Liberty

Author: Geoffrey R. Stone
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 9780393330045
Size: 63.70 MB
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An analysis of the challenges of preserving civil liberties in wartime by the national award-winning author of Perilous Times provides in-depth coverage of how constitutional rights have changed during the presidency of George W. Bush, in ...

Encyclopedia Of American Civil Liberties

Author: Paul Finkelman
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1135947058
Size: 14.55 MB
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For obvious reasons, it has been said that ''civil liberties and individual freedoms
are one of the first casualties of war'' ... Chief Justice Rehnquist, in All the Laws
but One: Civil Liberties in Wartime, explained that it would not be reasonable to ...

Aba Journal

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Rehnquist Alfred A. Knopf 256 pages, $26 Reviewed by Thomas E. Baker
William H. Rehnquist invokes the Roman legal maxim "Inter arma silent leges" or
"In ...