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Cambridge Studies in Law and Society

Published online by Cambridge University Press:  23 August 2018

Richard L. Abel
University of California, Los Angeles
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Law's Wars
The Fate of the Rule of Law in the US 'War on Terror'
, pp. 907 - 912
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Print publication year: 2018

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