Index
ABC News, 284–85
Abu Ghraib, 3, 263, 294, 314, 401, 444, 502; apologists and, 508–11, 518; craft apprenticeship hypothesis and, 425; colonial practices and, 688n41; exhaustion exercises and, 345; false confession and, 510; news media and, 435; positional torture and, 321–33; regulation observation and, 454– 55; stress and duress torture and, 358; Tiger Teams and, 433; torture lite and, 443; torture training and, 433
Abu Zubaydah. See Hassan, Zein al-Abideen Muhammad (alias Abu Zubaydah)
Abwehr, 109, 159
Aden, 49, 329, 331, 339, 540
affair de trahison, Une (Rémy), 109
Afghanistan, 4, 19, 23, 199, 500–501; apologists and, 511–12; bagging and, 341–42; coerced interrogation and, 511–12; electrotorture and, 182; positional torture and, 321; Salt Pit case and, 500–501
African-Americans, 58, 128–29; Brown v. Mis- sissippi and, 74; electrotorture and, 228; Rodney King, 1–2, 245–46, 250
Africa Watch, 43
airlines, 233
Airplane Trip, 350
Air Taser, 246–47
aktedron, 389
Alabama, 129, 200
Alain, 499
Albania, 215
Alcatraz prison, 352
alcohol, 72–73, 460
Algeria, 4, 20, 41, 43, 113, 262, 375, 408, 415, 540, 571; Battle of Algiers and, 7, 24–25, 198, 446, 480–85, 487–92, 522, 529; coerced information and, 487–92; dehumanization hypothesis and, 416–17; electrotorture and, 141–44, 159–65, 183, 189, 191, 195, 197–98, 200, 486; exhaustion exercises and, 343, 345; fire hoses and, 286; informants and, 481–93; innocents and, 492–93; interrogation units and, 485–87; Lartéguy and, 545–47; Massu and, 161–63, 480–85; MNA and, 481; national security model and, 46–49; positional torture and, 317, 333; pumping and, 279–81; stress and duress torture and, 358–59; sweatboxes and, 352; U.S. embassy attack and, 512; Wuillaume's list and, 160–61
Allan Memorial Institute, 141
Alleg, Henri, 47–48, 162, 195, 452, 490–91
Allende, Salvador, 336
Al Qaeda, 510; CIA and, 500–508; interrogation of, 503–8; al-Libi and, 502–7; Murad and, 507–8; Saddam Hussein and, 504–5; U.S. embassy attack and, 512; Zubaydah and, 504–7
Altered States (Chayefsky), 372
alternating current (AC) electricity, 124–26
American Bar Association (ABA), 40, 70

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  • Title Page iii
  • Contents vii
  • Preface xv
  • Acknowledgments xix
  • Torture and Democracy xxv
  • Introduction 1
  • I - Torture and Democracy 33
  • 1: Modern Torture and Its Observers 35
  • 2: Torture and Democracy 45
  • II - Remembering Stalinism and Nazism 65
  • 3: Lights, Heat, and Sweat 69
  • 4: Whips and Water 91
  • 5: Bathtubs 108
  • III - A History of Electric Stealth 121
  • 6: Shock 123
  • 7: Magnetos 144
  • 8: Currents 167
  • 9: Singing the World Electric 190
  • 10: Prods, Tasers, and Stun Guns 225
  • 11: Stun City 239
  • IV - Other Stealth Traditions 259
  • 12: Sticks and Bones 269
  • 13: Water, Sleep, and Spice 279
  • 14: Stress and Duress 294
  • 15: Forced Standing and Other Positions 316
  • 16: Fists and Exercises 334
  • 17: Old and New Restraints 347
  • 18: Noise 360
  • 19: Drugs and Doctors 385
  • V - Politics and Memory 403
  • 20: Supply and Demand for Clean Torture 405
  • 21: Does Torture Work? 446
  • 22: What the Apologists Say 480
  • 23: Why Governments Don't Learn 519
  • 24: The Great Age of Torture in Modern Memory 537
  • A - A List of Clean Tortures 553
  • B - Issues of Method 557
  • C - Organization and Explanations 566
  • D - A Note on Sources for American Torture During the Vietnam War 581
  • Notes 593
  • Selected Bibliography 781
  • Index 819
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