National Security Law

ISBN-10: 0735556148

ISBN-13: 9780735556140

Edition: 4th 2007 (Revised)

List price: $166.00
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This thorough revision preserves the features that earned the book such widespread use: - a cohesive thematic framework for an examination of law and process for using American force abroad, intelligence gathering, counterterrorism, homeland security and related civil liberties concerns, and access to sensitive government information in a democracy - a rich, well-balanced selection of primary materials, including judicial opinions, executive orders, executive branch legal memoranda, statutes, and legislative history - descriptive text that provides context and informative historical and background information - current and comprehensive coverage of the very latest developments in the war on terrorism, torture, the Iraq War, the USA Patriot Act, and related issues - an extensive Teacher's Manual -- more than 400 pages, with detailed explanations and analysis -- completely revised to correspond to the Fourth Edition - the expertise of a highly respected author team Changes for the Fourth Edition update content and simplify teaching: - full treatment of important issues and developments in the aftermath of 9/11, including the USA Patriot Act and its amendments, the Iraq War, detention without process, torture, extraordinary rendition, the Department of Homeland Security, border and transportation security, military commissions, intelligence reform legislation, and more - significant new cases, such as Hamdi v. Rumsfeld, Padilla v. Rumsfeld, U.S. v. Al-Arian, Detroit Free Press v. Ashcroft, U.S. v. Moussaoui, People's Mojahedin Organization of Iran v. Department of State, Rasul v. Bush, Doe v. Ashcroft, and Tenet v. Doe - the middle chapters of thebook are reorganized to facilitate the treatment of intelligence gathering and detention - new coverage of the law of armed conflict - "issue notes" on breaking issues of law and policy faced by national security professionals
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List price: $166.00
Edition: 4th
Copyright year: 2007
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
Publication date: 12/19/2006
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 1142
Size: 7.25" wide x 10.00" long x 1.75" tall
Weight: 3.806
Language: English

Providing for the 'Common Defence': The Original Understanding
The Gloss of History: An Introduction to the Separation of National
Security Powers
The President's National Security Powers
Congress's National Security Powers
The Courts' National Security Powers
The Domestic Effect of International Law
Using Force Abroad
War in General
The War Powers Resolution
Unilateral Self-Defense and Rescue
Collective Self-Defense
Preemptive War
Humanitarian and Peace/Stability Operations
Conducting Intelligence Operations Abroad
Origins and Evolving Limits of Intelligence Operations
Covert Action
Other Legal Problems in the Intelligence Field
Fighting Terrorism
Defining Terrorism
The Fourth Amendment and National Security
Congressional Authority for National Security Surveillance
Third-Party Records and Data Mining
Screening for Security
Organization and Coordination of Counterterrorism Investigations
Surveillance Abroad
Civil Detention of Terrorist Suspects
Suspending the Great Writ
Military Detention
Interrogating Terrorist Suspects
Criminalizing Terrorism and Material Support
Secret Evidence
Trial by Military Commission
Managing a WMD Attack
The Domestic Role of the Armed Forces
Obtaining and Protecting National Security Information
Regulating Access to National Security Information
Statutory Access to National Security Information
Access to National Security Information in Civil Litigation
Restraining Unauthorized Disclosures of National Security Information
Restraints on Publication of National Security Information
Constitution of the United States
Table of Cases
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