Of War and Law

ISBN-10: 0691128642
ISBN-13: 9780691128641
Edition: 2006
Authors: David Kennedy
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Book details

List price: $35.00
Copyright year: 2006
Publisher: Princeton University Press
Publication date: 9/10/2006
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 208
Size: 6.00" wide x 8.75" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.836
Language: English

Retelling the history of modern war and statecraft as a tale of the changing role of law and the dramatic growth of law's power, this book focuses on what can go wrong when humanitarian and military planners speak the same legal language - wrong for humanitarianism, and wrong for warfare.

David Kennedy is Chief Information Security Officer at Diebold Incorporated and creator of the Social-Engineer Toolkit (SET), Fast-Track, and other open source tools. He is on the Back:Track and Exploit-Database development team and is a core member of the Social-Engineer podcast and framework. Kennedy has presented at a number of security conferences including Black Hat, DEF CON, ShmooCon, Security B-Sides, and more.

Acknowledgments
Introduction: War Today
War as a Legal Institution
The Political Context for War
Professional War
Law as the Landscape for War
Law and the Legitimacy of Military Operations
The Historical Context: How Did We Get Here?
International Law before the Rise of Modern War and Statecraft
Law Meets Modern Warfare
Changes in Legal Thought: An Opening for Humanitarianism
International Institutions and the Rise of a Modern Law of Force
Legal Realism and the Transformation of the Law in War
War by Law
Battle in the Shadow of Sharp Distinctions and Outsider Ethics: Traces of the Premodern Legal Order
Modern Law and Modern War: Problems of Strategy
Legal War and the Elusive Experience of Responsibility
Epilogue
Notes
Index

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