This chapter sets out some of the questions that orient the volume. It focuses on the contested nature of torture, proposing how this theme can be used to open up new questions, with attention to both practices and discourses that make torture possible.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationContesting torture
Subtitle of host publicationinterdisciplinary perspectives
EditorsRory Cox, Faye Donnelly, Anthony Lang Jr.
Place of PublicationAbingdon, Oxon
PublisherRoutledge Taylor & Francis Group
Number of pages15
ISBN (Electronic)9780429343445
ISBN (Print)9780367360351, 9781032308692
Publication statusPublished - 27 Oct 2022

Publication series

NameContemporary security studies


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