U.S. War Powers

Title

U.S. War Powers

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Description

Following the beheading of two Americans, the Obama Administration unleashed an air war against the Islamic State, also kn

own as ISIS, without a declaration of war or any explicit congressional authority. This panel explores domestic and international legal and political questions related to recent and current U.S. military operations. Panelists include Amy Gaudion, Penn State Dickinson School of Law; Douglas Lovelace, United States Army War College; Andrew Rudalevige, Bowdoin College; and Douglas Stuart (moderator), Dickinson College.

Publication Date

2-12-2015

Department

Political Science

Keywords

United States, war powers, Obama administration, ISIS, Islamic State, international law, air war

Disciplines

American Politics | Defense and Security Studies | International Relations | Military, War, and Peace | National Security Law

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