Sacred Violence

Author: Paul W. Kahn
Publisher: University of Michigan Press
ISBN: 0472022946
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In Sacred Violence, the distinguished political and legal theorist Paul W. Kahn investigates the reasons for the resort to violence characteristic of premodern states.

Political Theology

Author: Paul W. Kahn
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 0231153414
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Annotation In a text innovative in both form and substance, Kahn forces an engagement with Schmitt's four chapters, offering a new version of each that is responsive to the American political imaginary.

Refining Child Pornography Law

Author: Carissa Byrne Hessick
Publisher: University of Michigan Press
ISBN: 0472119761
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The scope of Law, Meaning, and Violence is defined by the wide-ranging
scholarly debates signaled by each of the ... at Limestone Prison, by Benjamin
Fleury-Steiner with Carla Crowder Sacred Violence: Torture, Terror, and
Sovereignty, ...

Dying Inside

Author: Benjamin Dov Fleury-Steiner
Publisher: University of Michigan Press
ISBN: 047202194X
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The scope of Law, Meaning, and Violence is defined by the wide-ranging
scholarly debates signaled by each of the ... at Limestone Prison, by Benjamin
Fleury-Steiner with Carla Crowder Sacred Violence: Torture, Terror, and
Sovereignty, ...

The Justice Of Mercy

Author: Linda Meyer
Publisher: University of Michigan Press
ISBN: 0472117459
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The scope of Law, Meaning, and Violence is defined by the wide-ranging
scholarly debates signaled by each of the ... at Limestone Prison, by Benjamin
Fleury-Steiner with Carla Crowder Sacred Violence: Torture, Terror, and
Sovereignty, ...

The First Global Prosecutor

Author: Martha Minow
Publisher: University of Michigan Press
ISBN: 0472052519
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The scope of Law, Meaning, and Violence is defined by the wide-ranging
scholarly debates signaled by each of the ... at Limestone Prison, by Benjamin
Fleury-Steiner with Carla Crowder Sacred Violence: Torture, Terror, and
Sovereignty, ...

Hybrid Justice

Author: John D. Ciorciari
Publisher: University of Michigan Press
ISBN: 0472119303
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Law, Meaning, and Violence The scope of Law, Meaning, and Violence is
defined by the wide-ranging scholarly ... Ward at Limestone Prison, by Benjamin
Fleury-Steiner with Carla Crowder Sacred Violence: Torture, Terror, and
Sovereignty, ...

The Prohibition Of Torture In Exceptional Circumstances

Author: Michelle Farrell
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 110703079X
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Should the practice of torture in countering terrorism be understood as abuse
ofthe law? ... torturous violence 'creates and sustains political meaning'.43 He
pursues such an understanding by inquiring into the forces that operate in, what
he describes as, the space of sovereignty ... 42 Paul W. Kahn, Sacred Violence:
Torture, Terror, and Sovereignty (Ann Arbor: University ofMichigan Press, 2008),
p. 172.

Constitutional Violence Legitimacy Democracy And Human Rights

Author: Antoni Abat i Ninet
Publisher: Edinburgh University Press
ISBN: 0748669558
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'Plato's politics and the American Constitution', Harvard Studies in Classical
Philology, 93: 1–24. Hegel, G. W. F. (1942). ... Hutton, C. (2009). Language,
Meaning and the Law. ... Sacred Violence, Torture, Terror and Sovereignty. Ann
Arbor, MI: ...

States Of Violence

Author: Austin Sarat
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 0521876273
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of that power, they all posit “political power” itself - sovereignty as such, prior to
any normative evaluation - in ... To put the point another way, this “right” is a
defining power and not a legal or moral right; its possession by the state implies
... philosophical traditions, this conception of sovereignty is consistent with most
people's intuitions about the meaning of “the ... the issue of torture, rather than
capital punishment, from this perspective, see Paul Kahn, Sacred Violence:
Torture, Terror, ...