This paper examines the roles played by the learned professions in torture and cruel, inhuman, or degrading treatment carried out by the United States in the war on terrorism. It takes lawyers, physicians, psychologists, and anthropologists as its case studies. It originated as the keynote speech at the Association of Practical and Professional Ethics annual meeting in 2007.
Crim. Just. Ethics, Summer/Fall 2007, at 2, 58-65
Scholarly Commons Citation
Luban, David, "Torture and the Professions" (2008). Georgetown Law Faculty Publications and Other Works. Paper 393.