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Torture in the eighties : an Amnesty International report

Label
Torture in the eighties : an Amnesty International report
Title
Torture in the eighties
Title remainder
an Amnesty International report
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Related
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
365/.64
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
HV8593
LC item number
.A44 1984
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/organizationName
Amnesty International
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Torture
Label
Torture in the eighties : an Amnesty International report
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Torture as an institution -- The moral argument -- The methods, victims and agents -- "Preconditions" for torture -- Definitions -- The Process of torture -- Action against torture -- Action by victims and their families -- Action by national groups -- Action by inter-governmental organizations -- Actions by international non-governmental organizations -- Pressure for improvements -- Northern Ireland -- Brazil -- Safeguards and remedies -- Preventive safeguards -- Remedial measures -- The evidence -- Global survey -- Africa -- Angola (the People's Republic of) -- Cameroon (the United Republic of) -- Chad (the Republic of) -- Comoros (the Federal and Islamic Republic of the) -- Congo (the People's Republic of the) -- Djibouti (the Republic of) -- Ethiopia -- Gabon (the Gabonese Republic) -- Ghana (the Republic of) -- Guinea (the Revolutionary People's Republic of) -- Kenya (the Republic of) -- Lesotho (the Kingdom of) -- Mali (the Republic of) -- Mozambique (the People's Republic of) -- Namibia -- Rwanda (the Rwandese Republic) -- Somalia (the Somali Democratic Republic) -- South Africa (the Republic of) -- Uganda (the Republic of) -- Zaire (the Republic of) -- Zamibia (the Republic of) -- Zimbabwe (the Republic of) -- The Americas -- Argentina (the Argentine Republic) -- Bolivia (the Republic of) -- Brazil (the Federative Republic of) -- Chile (the Republic of) -- Colombia (the Republic of) -- El Salvador (the Republic of) -- Guatemala (the Republic of) -- Guyana (the Republic of) -- Haiti (the Republic of) -- Honduras (the Republic of) -- The United Mexican States) -- Paraguay (the Republic of) -- Peru (the Republic of) -- Suriname (the Republic of) -- Uruguay (the Eastern Republic of) -- Asia -- Afghanistan (the Democratic Republic of) -- Bangladesh (the People's Republic of) -- China (the People's Republic of) -- India (the Republic of) -- Indonesia (the Republic of) and East Timor -- Korea (the Republic of) -- Pakistan (the Islamic Republic of) -- Philippines (the Republic of the) -- Sri Lanka (the Democratic Socialist Republic of) -- Taiwan (the Republic of China) -- Europe -- Albania (the People's Socialist Republic of) -- Italy (the Italian Republic) -- Poland (the Polish People's Republic) -- Romania (the Socialist Republic of) -- Spain (the Spanish State) -- Turkey (the Republic of) -- Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (the) -- Yugoslavia (the Socialist Federal Republic of) -- The Middle East and North Africa -- Bahrain (the State of) -- Egypt (the Arab Republic of) -- Iran (the Islamic Republic of) -- Iraq (the Republic of) -- Israel (the State of) and the Occupied Territories -- Libya (the Socialist People's Libyan Arab Jamahiriya) -- Morocco (the Kingdom of) and Western Sahara -- Saudi Arabia (the Kingdom of) -- Syria (the Syrian Arab Republic) -- Tunisia (the Republic of) -- The Prevention of torture -- Amnesty International 12 Point Program for the Prevention of Torture
Control code
11261567
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
263 pages
Isbn
9780939994069
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Lccn
84177974
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)693633
Label
Torture in the eighties : an Amnesty International report
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Torture as an institution -- The moral argument -- The methods, victims and agents -- "Preconditions" for torture -- Definitions -- The Process of torture -- Action against torture -- Action by victims and their families -- Action by national groups -- Action by inter-governmental organizations -- Actions by international non-governmental organizations -- Pressure for improvements -- Northern Ireland -- Brazil -- Safeguards and remedies -- Preventive safeguards -- Remedial measures -- The evidence -- Global survey -- Africa -- Angola (the People's Republic of) -- Cameroon (the United Republic of) -- Chad (the Republic of) -- Comoros (the Federal and Islamic Republic of the) -- Congo (the People's Republic of the) -- Djibouti (the Republic of) -- Ethiopia -- Gabon (the Gabonese Republic) -- Ghana (the Republic of) -- Guinea (the Revolutionary People's Republic of) -- Kenya (the Republic of) -- Lesotho (the Kingdom of) -- Mali (the Republic of) -- Mozambique (the People's Republic of) -- Namibia -- Rwanda (the Rwandese Republic) -- Somalia (the Somali Democratic Republic) -- South Africa (the Republic of) -- Uganda (the Republic of) -- Zaire (the Republic of) -- Zamibia (the Republic of) -- Zimbabwe (the Republic of) -- The Americas -- Argentina (the Argentine Republic) -- Bolivia (the Republic of) -- Brazil (the Federative Republic of) -- Chile (the Republic of) -- Colombia (the Republic of) -- El Salvador (the Republic of) -- Guatemala (the Republic of) -- Guyana (the Republic of) -- Haiti (the Republic of) -- Honduras (the Republic of) -- The United Mexican States) -- Paraguay (the Republic of) -- Peru (the Republic of) -- Suriname (the Republic of) -- Uruguay (the Eastern Republic of) -- Asia -- Afghanistan (the Democratic Republic of) -- Bangladesh (the People's Republic of) -- China (the People's Republic of) -- India (the Republic of) -- Indonesia (the Republic of) and East Timor -- Korea (the Republic of) -- Pakistan (the Islamic Republic of) -- Philippines (the Republic of the) -- Sri Lanka (the Democratic Socialist Republic of) -- Taiwan (the Republic of China) -- Europe -- Albania (the People's Socialist Republic of) -- Italy (the Italian Republic) -- Poland (the Polish People's Republic) -- Romania (the Socialist Republic of) -- Spain (the Spanish State) -- Turkey (the Republic of) -- Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (the) -- Yugoslavia (the Socialist Federal Republic of) -- The Middle East and North Africa -- Bahrain (the State of) -- Egypt (the Arab Republic of) -- Iran (the Islamic Republic of) -- Iraq (the Republic of) -- Israel (the State of) and the Occupied Territories -- Libya (the Socialist People's Libyan Arab Jamahiriya) -- Morocco (the Kingdom of) and Western Sahara -- Saudi Arabia (the Kingdom of) -- Syria (the Syrian Arab Republic) -- Tunisia (the Republic of) -- The Prevention of torture -- Amnesty International 12 Point Program for the Prevention of Torture
Control code
11261567
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
263 pages
Isbn
9780939994069
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Lccn
84177974
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)693633

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