By Christopher J. Einolf

the United States within the Philippines, 1899-1902: the 1st Torture Scandal analyzes the USA army's use of the 'water treatment' torture within the Philippine warfare and the resultant political scandal that resulted. Drawing on basic resource files to build an in depth narrative background of the occasions, the booklet additionally proposes an unique idea for the factors of torture, which emphasizes the ethical organisation of low-level actors. Einolf makes use of the old debate to light up theories of present-day human rights advocacy. the realization relates the Philippine battle case to the more moderen use of torture lower than the George W. Bush management and makes strategies for researchers and advocates.

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