War (Issues on Trial) (Library Binding)
This enthralling, legally focused book examines how courts and governments have helped to shape our experience of war through their rulings and rules. Readers will evaluate how Japanese Americans were treated during World War II. They will examine stay of executions to Cold War spies, and the sentencing of the Rosenbergs. Conscientious objectors are explained. Readers will also consider the trying of foreign terrorists by military commission.