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‘Come out, Sinn Fein!’: Analysing Police Reprisals

D. M. Leeson

in The Black and Tans: British Police and Auxiliaries in the Irish War of Independence, 1920-1921

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199598991
eISBN:
9780191730597
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199598991.003.0007
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History, Military History

This chapter analyses police reprisals, using evidence from a range of sources, and shows that, in many ways, police violence resembled guerrilla violence. Like the level of guerrilla provocation, ... More


Debating Targeted Killing: Counter-Terrorism or Extrajudicial Execution?

Tamar Meisels and Jeremy Waldron

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780190906917
eISBN:
9780190906955
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190906917.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

In this “for and against” book, Jeremy Waldron and Tamar Meisels defend competing positions on the legitimacy of targeted killing. The volume begins with a joint introduction, briefly setting out the ... More


Mediation in Japan. Development, Forms, Regulation and Practice of Out-of-Court Dispute Resolution

Harald Baum

in Mediation: Principles and Regulation in Comparative Perspective

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199653485
eISBN:
9780191758270
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199653485.003.0020
Subject:
Law, Comparative Law, Private International Law

The chapter provides an up-to-date, comprehensive analysis of out-of-court dispute resolution in Japan. The country is well known for its persistent lack of litigation when compared with most Western ... More


Lynching, Public Violence, and the Internet in Indonesia

Laurens Bakker

in Global Lynching and Collective Violence: Volume 1: Asia, Africa, and the Middle East

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780252040801
eISBN:
9780252099304
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252040801.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

In this chapter, Laurens Bakker argues that brutal, extralegal violence against individuals or small groups considered as a threat to local society has a long and varied history in Indonesia. Its ... More


A Consensus Killed

Graham Denyer Willis

in The Killing Consensus: Police, Organized Crime, and the Regulation of Life and Death in Urban Brazil

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780520285705
eISBN:
9780520961135
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520285705.003.0007
Subject:
Anthropology, Latin American Cultural Anthropology

Chapter 6 delves into the ways that the practices of relative peace break apart during moments of crisis. By examining how a spate of police assassinations in 2012 changed the ways that police go ... More


Collective Violence and Popular Justice in the Later Middle Ages

Hannah Skoda

in Global Lynching and Collective Violence: Volume 2: The Americas and Europe

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780252041389
eISBN:
9780252099984
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252041389.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

In this chapter, Laurens Bakker argues that brutal, extralegal violence against individuals or small groups considered as a threat to local society has a long and varied history in Indonesia. Its ... More


Introduction: Prohibition, Now and Then

Sean Beienburg

in Prohibition, the Constitution, and States' Rights

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780226631943
eISBN:
9780226632278
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226632278.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

The recent trend of state legalization of marijuana (for medical and recreational purposes) has renewed long-standing debates about federalism and prohibition. Over fierce dissents arguing federal ... More


Conclusion: Prohibition and American Constitutionalism

Sean Beienburg

in Prohibition, the Constitution, and States' Rights

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780226631943
eISBN:
9780226632278
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226632278.003.0011
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

After successfully mobilizing on behalf of states’ rights, the AAPA evolved into the Liberty League seeking to stop Franklin Roosevelt’s New Deal, which it considered a betrayal of their support. ... More


Reconciling Old and Young Spirits

Joaquin Jay Gonzalez III

in Filipino American Faith in Action: Immigration, Religion, and Civic Engagement

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814731963
eISBN:
9780814733257
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814731963.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter demonstrates how ardent Filipino American youth, many socialized in faith-influenced family relations and schooling, have joined forces with their parents' and grandparents' generations ... More


Britain’s Empire of Camps

Aidan Forth

in Barbed-Wire Imperialism: Britain's Empire of Camps, 1876-1903

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780520293960
eISBN:
9780520967267
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520293960.003.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

During colonial states of emergency officials collected distressed and potentially dangerous populations and concentrated them in purpose-built camps. Camps were rational responses to contingent ... More


“Barbed-Wire Deterrents”: Detention and Relief at Indian Famine Camps, 1876–1901

Aidan Forth

in Barbed-Wire Imperialism: Britain's Empire of Camps, 1876-1903

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780520293960
eISBN:
9780520967267
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520293960.003.0003
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

Famine in India during the 1870s and 1890s was the context for the development of British camps on a mass and unprecedented scale. In a “state of exception,” extrajudicial detention camps arrested ... More


Camps Go Global: Lessons, Legacies, and Forgotten Solidarities

Aidan Forth

in Barbed-Wire Imperialism: Britain's Empire of Camps, 1876-1903

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780520293960
eISBN:
9780520967267
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520293960.003.0009
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

Britain’s empire of camps set a template for military detention during World War I and World War II as well as for humanitarian management throughout the twentieth century. British concentration ... More


Lost Detectives: Policemen, Torture,

Pablo Piccato

in History of Infamy: Crime, Truth, and Justice in Mexico

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780520292611
eISBN:
9780520966079
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520292611.003.0004
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This chapter looks at policemen and detectives in postrevolutionary Mexico. It discusses the weakness of forensic methods and the lack of prestige of police and private detectives. It examines the ... More


The Comics and the Super State

Walter Ong

in The Superhero Reader

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781617038068
eISBN:
9781621039549
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781617038068.003.0005
Subject:
Literature, Comics Studies

This chapter links the superhero genre with the herd mentality and extrajudicial violence of the totalitarian state. It suggests that the genre has a strong crosscurrent of those forces which the ... More


Portugal

Nuno Libano Monteiro, Filipa Cotta, and Francisco da Cunha Matos

in Financing Company Group Restructurings

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780198738466
eISBN:
9780191927591
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198738466.003.0018
Subject:
Law, Company and Commercial Law

The material contained herein is intended as a general guide only and is not intended to be a memorandum of law study, nor to provide legal advice, and should not be treated as a substitute for ... More


Father

Bonnie Mann

in Sovereign Masculinity: Gender Lessons from the War on Terror

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199981649
eISBN:
9780199355020
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199981649.003.0013
Subject:
Philosophy, Feminist Philosophy, Political Philosophy

Obama has deployed the figure of the responsible father as a central figure of his presidency. This figure is analyzed in relation to the notion of sovereign masculinity and in relation to race. The ... More


Against

Jeremy Waldron

in Debating Targeted Killing: Counter-Terrorism or Extrajudicial Execution?

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780190906917
eISBN:
9780190906955
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190906917.003.0003
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

The debate continues with Waldron’s presentation of several arguments against targeted killing. Most of these arguments focus on the killing itself and the difference that is made by the fact that ... More


Empty Stomachs and Unforgivable Crimes

Benno Weiner

in The Chinese Revolution on the Tibetan Frontier

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781501749391
eISBN:
9781501749421
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501749391.003.0009
Subject:
Anthropology, Asian Cultural Anthropology

This chapter focuses on the aftermath of the Amdo Rebellion and its pacification. It highlights the scale of the violence committed in 1958 and afterward and considers its impact on both the lives of ... More


The Implementation of the Consumer ADR Directive in Belgium

Stefaan Voet

in The New Regulatory Framework for Consumer Dispute Resolution

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780198766353
eISBN:
9780191833601
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198766353.003.0007
Subject:
Law, EU Law

This chapter analyses the current consumer Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) and Online Dispute Resolution (ODR) landscape in Belgium. In 2014, Belgium was one of the first Member States to ... More


Kingdom of Thailand

Daniel Pascoe

in Last Chance for Life: Clemency in Southeast Asian Death Penalty Cases

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
April 2019
ISBN:
9780198809715
eISBN:
9780191846991
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198809715.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

Chapter 3, the first of the book’s four case study chapters, provides an outline of the death penalty laws and practice of Thailand during the period 1991–2016, describes Thailand’s clemency laws and ... More


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