Balancing Liberty And Security: Human Rights, Human Wrongs by Kate MossBalancing Liberty And Security: Human Rights, Human Wrongs by Kate Moss

Balancing Liberty And Security: Human Rights, Human Wrongs

byKate Moss

Hardcover | October 26, 2011

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Examining the erosion of people's democratic rights and the potential catastrophic dangers of neglecting civil liberties, this bookexplores the endemic danger of the enlarged power of the state and the central role of Government in undermining personal freedoms through the use of state force in the name of the protection of security.
KATE MOSSis Professor of Criminal Justice in the School of Law, Social Science and Communications at the University of Wolverhampton, UK. She is a member of the Board of Trustees for Crime Reduction Initiatives and has also published Security and Liberty.
Title:Balancing Liberty And Security: Human Rights, Human WrongsFormat:HardcoverDimensions:272 pagesPublished:October 26, 2011Publisher:Palgrave Macmillan UKLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230230296

ISBN - 13:9780230230293


Table of Contents

Foreword; M.Mansfield
Liberty versus Security
Historical and Contemporary Deviations from Essential Civil Liberties 
The Context of the European Convention on Human Rights and the Human Rights Act 1998 
Article 3 and Torture 
Article 5 and Detention without Trial 
Article 6 and Extraordinary Rendition 
Securing Rights – But Which?