Articles Tagged Terrorism

Robert A. Caplen, Mending the "Fence": How Treatment of the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict by the International Court of Justice at the Hague Has Redefined the Doctrine of Self- Defense

57 Fla. L. Rev. 717 (2005) | | | | INTRODUCTION :: The problem [of Palestine] is mainly one of human relationship and political rights. Few countries have been the subject of so many general or detailed enquires . . . .” While the United States has not been wholly immune from terrorism in recent […]

Viet D. Dinh, Dunwody Distinguished Lecture in Law: Nationalism in the Age of Terror

56 Fla. L. Rev. 867 (2004) | | | | INTRODUCTION :: September 11, 2001 was a wake up call. Many of us, however, are still asking ourselves exactly what we woke up to and how it should define our domestic and foreign policy. Appreciating the exceptional nature of the threat, the government has embarked […]

Maxwell O. Chibundu, For God, for Country, for Universalism: Sovereignty as Solidarity in our Age of Terror

56 Fla. L. Rev. 883 (2004) | | | | INTRODUCTION :: “Nations and peoples can lose their heads.” On September 11, 2001, three hijacked jet airliners deliberately were crashed into buildings in New York City and Washington, D.C. A fourth aircraft, apparently intended for the same purpose, crashed into a field in Pennsylvania. The […]

Winston P. Nagan & Craig Hammer, Patriotism, Nationalism, and the War on Terror: A Mild Plea in Avoidance

56 Fla. L. Rev. 933 (2004) | | | | INTRODUCTION :: “Terrorism is a global menace which clearly calls for global action. Individual actions by Member States, whether aimed at State or non-state actors, cannot in themselves provide a solution. We must meet this threat together.” -Kofi Annan “Major Strasser has been shot. Round […]

Jordan J. Paust, Tolerance in the Age of Increased Interdependence

56 Fla. L. Rev. 987 (2004) | | | | INTRODUCTION :: For several reasons, I hope that you will be a relatively tolerant reader. I am not sure that I can offer insights that an experienced psychiatrist or sensitive moral philosopher might lend to a discussion of love, loyalty, nationalism, patriotism, and what most […]