War (Issues on Trial) (Library Binding)

War (Issues on Trial) By Sylvia Engdahl (Editor) Cover Image
By Sylvia Engdahl (Editor)


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.

Product Details
ISBN: 9780737749496
ISBN-10: 0737749490
Publisher: Greenhaven Publishing
Publication Date: August 13th, 2010
Pages: 224
Language: English
Series: Issues on Trial