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The Resource Court-martial : how military justice has shaped America from the revolution to 9/11 and beyond, Chris Bray

Court-martial : how military justice has shaped America from the revolution to 9/11 and beyond, Chris Bray

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Court-martial : how military justice has shaped America from the revolution to 9/11 and beyond
Title
Court-martial
Title remainder
how military justice has shaped America from the revolution to 9/11 and beyond
Statement of responsibility
Chris Bray
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Tells the sweeping story of military justice, from the institution of the court martial in the earliest days of the Republic to contemporary arguments over how to use military courts to try foreign terrorists or soldiers accused of sexual assault,"--NoveList
Cataloging source
DLC
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Bray, Chris
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Courts-martial and courts of inquiry
Label
Court-martial : how military justice has shaped America from the revolution to 9/11 and beyond, Chris Bray
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
"Almost a blasphemer" : citizen-soldiers as neighbors in the early United States -- "A blind lottery" : discipline and justice in the old navy -- "A lawful going home" : conflict and coercion in the Jacksonian military -- "I won't be quiet" : force and consent in the Civil War -- "Amenable to military law" : policing civilians with military authority -- "All that savored of the overseer" : black soldiers in the nineteenth century -- "Maniacs or wild beasts" : military justice and American expansion -- "We return fighting" : black soldiers in the Jim Crow era -- "An emergency condition" : World War I and the first debate over reform -- "We've got to live with this the rest of our lives" : the deadly justice of World War II -- "You cannot maintain discipline by administering justice" : the Cold War and the UCNJ -- "My god, he's firing into the ditch" : Vietnam, the hollow army, and the end of the cold war -- Epilogue: the living past : the court-martial in contemporary America
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvii, 398 pages
Isbn
9780393243406
Isbn Type
hardcover
Lccn
2016002824
System control number
  • (OCoLC)921868895
  • (OCoLC)ocn921868895
  • 774709
Label
Court-martial : how military justice has shaped America from the revolution to 9/11 and beyond, Chris Bray
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
"Almost a blasphemer" : citizen-soldiers as neighbors in the early United States -- "A blind lottery" : discipline and justice in the old navy -- "A lawful going home" : conflict and coercion in the Jacksonian military -- "I won't be quiet" : force and consent in the Civil War -- "Amenable to military law" : policing civilians with military authority -- "All that savored of the overseer" : black soldiers in the nineteenth century -- "Maniacs or wild beasts" : military justice and American expansion -- "We return fighting" : black soldiers in the Jim Crow era -- "An emergency condition" : World War I and the first debate over reform -- "We've got to live with this the rest of our lives" : the deadly justice of World War II -- "You cannot maintain discipline by administering justice" : the Cold War and the UCNJ -- "My god, he's firing into the ditch" : Vietnam, the hollow army, and the end of the cold war -- Epilogue: the living past : the court-martial in contemporary America
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvii, 398 pages
Isbn
9780393243406
Isbn Type
hardcover
Lccn
2016002824
System control number
  • (OCoLC)921868895
  • (OCoLC)ocn921868895
  • 774709

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