New York, 2005. 1249 pp. Cloth, d./j. Buchnummer des Verkäufers
Titel: The torture papers. The road to Abu Ghraib.
Buchbeschreibung 2005. Save 20% Off Publisher's Price Greenberg, Karen J., and Joshua Dratel. The Torture Papers: The Legal Road to Abu Ghraib. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2005. 1,200 pp. Hardcover, dust jacket. New. Publisher's Price USD 50. Special $39.95 * Provides the shocking record of how the Bush Administration's policy of torture in the questioning of prisoners held on suspicion of terrorist activities evolved. It consists of memos, reports, and briefs which US government officials wrote to prepare the way for and to legitimize coercive interrogation, including techniques many would label as torture, in Afghanistan, Guantanamo and Abu Ghraib. The authors of the memos and documents include Deputy Assistant Attorney Generals John Yoo, Jack Goldsmith, and Patrick Philbin, Counsel to the President Alberto Gonzales, Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld, Department of Defense General Counsel William J. Hayes, II, Department of Justice Assistant Attorney General Jay S. Bybee and Secretary of State Colin Powell, among others. The volume also contains the investigative reports of the International Committee of the Red Cross, the Taguba Report, the Mikolashek Report, the Schlesinger Report, the Fay-Jones Report and the American Bar Association Report to the House of Delegates. Artikel-Nr. 42637