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Featuring articles, roundtables and more from a symposium at Stanford Law School in January, 2018. Contributors include Lawrence M. Friedman, Sarah Barringer Gordon, Laura Kalman, Hendrik Hartog, David Sugarman, @arielagross @JohnFabianWitt @jedshug and many more!
In response to numerous inquiries, we are pleased to announce that @TBrownNagin's history of #TheResistance is now open access for the next month! https://t.co/OcQnsfkZXk @legalhistory @zeldenprof @gauthamrao @TheDocketLHR
“Lawless Wars of Empire? The International Law of War in the Philippines, 1898–1903”
— Will Smiley’s new article just out in Law and History Review @history_law https://t.co/cUrkbTm4XJ
Brilliant from Will Smiley on history of law of war: U.S. reinterprets laws of armed conflict to assert cultural superiority while still authorizing fierce and summary violence. Empire advances "not only by avoiding the law, but by interpreting it." https://t.co/NivKp80G48