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Author Craig, Alan, 1953-

Title International legitimacy and the politics of security : the strategic deployment of lawyers in the Israeli military / Alan Craig
Published Lanham, Maryland : Lexington Books, 2013
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Summary The politics of security is increasingly concerned with the legitimacy of military operations, demanding a political engagement with law and ethics that is empowering the lawyers through a continuing expansion of their operational and diplomatic role. Through a careful examination of recent Israeli military operations, this book examines the operational involvement of military lawyers to reveal the political content and consequences of their legal choices through their impact on the legitimacy of Israel's security policy. <s
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
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Subject International law -- Israel.
Lawyers -- Israel.
Military law -- Israel.
National security -- Law and legislation -- Israel.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 073917147X (electronic bk.)
9780739171479 (electronic bk.)