A Knife That Cuts Both Ways

by Alan M. Dershowitz


Hardcover, 348 pages, W W Norton & Co Inc, List Price: $24.95 | purchase


Purchase Featured Books

  • Preemption
  • A Knife That Cuts Both Ways
  • Alan M. Dershowitz

Book Summary

Identifies the benefits and consequences of the nation's paradigm shift toward more preventive and proactive approaches to conflict, arguing that the seeds of such a shift were planted prior to the events of September 11.

NPR stories about Preemption

Reviews From The NPR Community


Please keep your community civil. All comments must follow the Community rules and Terms of Use. NPR reserves the right to use the comments we receive, in whole or in part, and to use the commenter's name and location, in any medium. See also the Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and Community FAQ.

Support comes from: