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Overview page. Subjects: Warfare and Defence.

The duty of being a sentry.

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sentry-go

Overview page. Subjects: Warfare and Defence.

The duty of being a sentry.

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in The Oxford Essential Dictionary of the U.S. Military

January 2001; p ublished online January 2002 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History. 7 words.

the duty of being a sentry.

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Events while Guarding the Bofors Gun

Overview page. Subjects: Literary Studies (Plays and Playwrights).

A: John McGrath Pf: 1966, London Pb: 1966 G: Drama in 2 acts null...

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Spring Heeled Jack

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This was a general Victorian nickname for a street robber who relied on speed in running to escape, and did not necessarily refer to one particular man; in Cheshire, for example, maids who...

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The Challenge of Autonomous Lethal Robotics to International Humanitarian Law

Chantal Grut.

in Journal of Conflict and Security Law

April 2013; p ublished online February 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 8584 words.

The concept of a truly autonomous weapons system—a system which is capable of operating itself, independently from human oversight—sounds more like science fiction than science fact....

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Dumas, Francois Ernest (1837 - 1901), Entrepreneur, Union Army Officer, Political Figure, Community Activist

Caryn Cossé Bell.

in African American National Biography

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1658 words.

businessman, Civil War veteran, and Reconstruction politician, was the son of the influential Creole New Orleanian Joseph Dumas, one of the owners of the Dumas Brothers French Quarter...

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Bondholders and banks—why the difference in protections?

Philip R. Wood.

in Capital Markets Law Journal

April 2011; p ublished online March 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Financial Law; Capital Markets. 4173 words.

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Editing Rosa: Luxemburg, the Revolution, and the Politics of Infantilization

Alexandra Kemmerer.

in European Journal of International Law

August 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 5274 words.

Rosa Luxemburg is not a marginal, but a marginalized protagonist in the history of 20th-century political thought. In this essay, strategies of marginalization employed by...

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17 Ireland

William Johnston.

in Set-Off Law and Practice

February 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Law. 18 pages. 8351 words.

This chapter discusses the law of set-off in Ireland. Under Irish laws, a set-off agreement serves as a mechanism for a lender to take effective security over a customer's account with it....

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Uninvited and Unwelcome: The <i>SS Appam</i> and the US Law of Neutrality

Andrew J Norris.

in European Journal of International Law

July 2018; p ublished online July 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 13854 words.

Abstract

On 15 January 1916, the British steamer Appam was captured near the Madeiras by the German raider Moëwe. British mystification regarding...

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Military, Blacks in the American

James Sellman.

in Africana: The Encyclopedia of the African and African American Experience, Second Edition

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 6360 words.

In 1948, as a result of President Harry S. Truman's Executive Order 9981, the military became the first major American institution to undertake racial integration. Although the military...

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Close-out netting provisions in private international law and international insolvency law (Part II)

Ole Böger.

in Uniform Law Review

December 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Private International Law and Conflict of Laws. 16086 words.

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Part III Counter-terrorism In Practice, 17 Classification, Administration, and Treatment of Battlefield Detainees

David Turns.

in Counter-Terrorism

January 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Public International Law; International Law; Law. 31 pages. 16215 words.

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Complications of a Common Language: Why it is so Hard to Talk about Autonomous Weapons

Merel A.C. Ekelhof.

in Journal of Conflict and Security Law

July 2017; p ublished online April 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Military and Defence Law; Police and Security Services; Terrorism and National Security Law; Use of Force, War, Peace and Neutrality. 9387 words.

Abstract

In the past years, a growing number of voices are calling for urgent discussion on weapon systems with increasing autonomy. The discourse on these...

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