UNLIMITED BOOK ☆ Law in Times of Crisis: Emergency Powers in Theory and Practice - by Oren Gross

Law in Times of Crisis: Emergency Powers in Theory and Practice By Oren Gross,

  • Title: Law in Times of Crisis: Emergency Powers in Theory and Practice
  • Author: Oren Gross
  • ISBN: 9780521833516
  • Page: 242
  • Format: Hardcover
  • The terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, and the ensuing war on terror have focused attention on issues that have previously lurked in a dark corner at the edge of the legal universe This book presents a systematic and comprehensive attempt by legal scholars to conceptualize the theory of emergency powers, combining post September 11 developments with general tThe terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, and the ensuing war on terror have focused attention on issues that have previously lurked in a dark corner at the edge of the legal universe This book presents a systematic and comprehensive attempt by legal scholars to conceptualize the theory of emergency powers, combining post September 11 developments with general theoretical, historical and comparative perspectives The authors examine the interface between law and violent crises through history and across jurisdictions, bringing together insights gleaned from the Roman republic and Jewish law through to the initial responses to the July 2005 attacks in London Three models of emergency powers are used to offer a conceptualization of emergency regimes, giving a coherent insight into law s interface with and regulation of crisis and a distinctive means to evaluate the legal options open to states for dealing with crises.
    Law in Times of Crisis Emergency Powers in Theory and Practice The terrorist attacks of September and the ensuing war on terror have focused attention on issues that have previously lurked in a dark corner at the edge of the legal universe This book pre

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    1. This book is really helpful i loved how the writer approached the contrasting relation between law and major crisis in a very detailed, yet interesting and easy to comprehend way the book conceptualizes the theory of emergency power in different modules in which it would be a must read for those how are exploring this area of law, the chapters keep over viewing the opinions of influential legal and political thinker, from Locke to Schmitt i don t think i have encountered any chapter and it didn [...]

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