The Resource Does the constitution follow the flag? : the evolution of territoriality in American law, Kal Raustiala, (electronic resource)

Does the constitution follow the flag? : the evolution of territoriality in American law, Kal Raustiala, (electronic resource)

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Does the constitution follow the flag? : the evolution of territoriality in American law
Title
Does the constitution follow the flag?
Title remainder
the evolution of territoriality in American law
Statement of responsibility
Kal Raustiala
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Language
eng
Summary
The Bush Administration has notoriously argued that detainees at Guantanamo do not enjoy constitutional rights because they are held outside American borders. But where do rules about territorial legal limits such as this one come from? Why does geography make a difference for what legal rules apply? Most people intuitively understand that location affects constitutional rights, but the legal and political basis for territorial jurisdiction is poorly understood. In this novel and accessible treatment of territoriality in American law and foreign policy, Kal Raustiala begins by tracing the hist
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Raustiala, Kal
Index
index present
LC call number
KF413.J87
LC item number
R38 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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  • Conflict of laws
  • Effectiveness and validity of law
  • Exterritoriality
  • Aliens
  • Americans
  • LAW
  • LAW
  • Aliens
  • Americans
  • Conflict of laws
  • Effectiveness and validity of law
  • Exterritoriality
  • Diplomatic relations
  • Electronic books
  • United States
  • United States
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Does the constitution follow the flag? : the evolution of territoriality in American law, Kal Raustiala, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 249-299) and index
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online resource
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  • cr
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
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text
Content type code
  • txt
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rdacontent
Contents
Territoriality in American law -- Territory and the republic -- The imperial constitution -- The fall and rise of extraterritoriality -- America abroad -- The long arm of the law -- Offshoring the war on terror -- Territoriality's evolution
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 313 pages)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780199719587
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)463299167
  • (OCoLC)ocn463299167
Label
Does the constitution follow the flag? : the evolution of territoriality in American law, Kal Raustiala, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 249-299) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Territoriality in American law -- Territory and the republic -- The imperial constitution -- The fall and rise of extraterritoriality -- America abroad -- The long arm of the law -- Offshoring the war on terror -- Territoriality's evolution
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 313 pages)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780199719587
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)463299167
  • (OCoLC)ocn463299167

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