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Anti-Terrorism Law and Normalising Northern Ireland

ISBN13: 9781138201965
Published: June 2016
Publisher: Routledge
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback (Hardback in 2014)
Price: £37.99
Hardback edition , ISBN13 9780415714334

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The Northern Ireland peace process has been heralded by those who participated in it as a successful example of transformation from a violent conflict to a peaceful society.

The book examines the implementation of the Northern Ireland peace process as a whole. However, its main focus is on the impact of new types of terrorism, and government responses to that new terrorism, on the process of normalising Northern Ireland.

The internal and external factors that have impeded Northern Ireland's transformation from an exceptional part of the UK to one that is consistent with the political and societal features of the other regions are analysed. It also considers the normalisation of 'post-conflict' Northern Ireland in the context of the expansion of anti-terrorism legislation for international terrorism in the whole of the UK.

In doing so the book highlights the continuing use of exceptional anti-terrorism laws in Northern Ireland outside of the emergency for which they were originally intended, as well as revealing the extent to which Northern Ireland's past anti-terrorism laws have been re-enacted as permanent, non-emergency legislation for the whole of the UK.

The book thus demonstrates the difficulties that transitional or post-conflict states face in attempting to wind back extraordinary counter-terrorism policies after periods of violence have been brought to an end.

Northern Ireland Law
1. Resolving the Constitutional Questions
2. Devolution and Decommissioning
3. The Normalisation of Security I: The Removal of Emergency Powers
4. The Normalisation of Security II: The Military in Northern Ireland
5. Reforming the Police and Criminal Justice System
6. Paramilitary Prisoners Northern Ireland: The New Normal?

Series: Routledge Research in Terrorism and the Law

Homeland Security, its Law and its State ISBN 9781138666504
Published March 2016
Anti-Terrorism Law and Normalising Northern Ireland ISBN 9780415714334
Published August 2014
Homeland Security, its Law and its State ISBN 9780415526319
Published March 2014
Homeland Security, its Law and its State (eBook) ISBN 9781136025686
Published March 2014