William Banks

Syracuse University College of Law - Maxwell School of Citizenship & Public Affairs

Director, Institute for National Security and Counterterrorism

Syracuse, NY 13244-1030

United States

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Scholarly Papers (14)

1.

The Role of Counterterrorism Law in Shaping Ad Bellum Norms for Cyber War

89 INT’L L. STUD. 157 (2013),
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 11 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 07 Apr 2015
William Banks
Syracuse University College of Law - Maxwell School of Citizenship & Public Affairs
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Cyber Espionage, Surveillance, and International Law: Finding Common Ground

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 01 Feb 2015
William Banks
Syracuse University College of Law - Maxwell School of Citizenship & Public Affairs
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cyber espionage, cyber law, international law, cybersecurity

3.

The Death of FISA

Minnesota Law Review, Vol. 91, No. 5, 2007
Number of pages: 93 Posted: 03 Jun 2007
William Banks
Syracuse University College of Law - Maxwell School of Citizenship & Public Affairs
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4.

The Role of the Courts in Time of War

71 Wash. & Lee L. Rev. Online 169 (2014)
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 01 Feb 2015
William Banks
Syracuse University College of Law - Maxwell School of Citizenship & Public Affairs
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Laws of War, humanitarian law, peace studies, war studies, US judicial branch, war powers

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Exceptional Courts in Counterterrorism: Lessons from the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (Fisa)

Guantanamo and Beyond: Exceptional Courts and Military Commissions in Comparative Perspective. Eds. Oren Gross & Fionnuala Ni Aolain. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge UP, 2013.
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 04 Feb 2015
William Banks
Syracuse University College of Law - Maxwell School of Citizenship & Public Affairs
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Cuba, Guantanamo Bay, counterterrorism policy, human rights, international law, military commissions, modern American history

6.

Perpetual Peace: Kant’s Rules for Warfare in the Contemporary World

Published in Perpetual Peace: Re-Drafting Kant’s 1795 Essay for the Contemporary World. Eds. Rosi Braidotti & Gregg Lambert. Also found at: Redrafting Perpetual Peace, Center for the Humanities, Utrecht University, Forthcoming,
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 02 Feb 2015
William Banks
Syracuse University College of Law - Maxwell School of Citizenship & Public Affairs
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laws of war, international law, humanitarian law, human rights, peace studies

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United States Responses to 9/11

Global Anti-Terrorism Law and Policy, 2nd Edition. Eds. Victor Ramraj, Michael Hor, & Ken Roach, 2012
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 04 Feb 2015
William Banks
Syracuse University College of Law - Maxwell School of Citizenship & Public Affairs
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Counterterrorism policy, Sept. 11, 2011, Modern American History, political science, international law,

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Shaping a Global Legal Framework for Counterinsurgency: Placing Postmodern War in Context

Counterinsurgency Law: New Directions in Asymmetric Warfare. Ed. William Banks. New York: Oxford University Press, 2013
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 04 Feb 2015
William Banks
Syracuse University College of Law - Maxwell School of Citizenship & Public Affairs
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counterinsurgency, counterterrorism policy, human rights, international law, international crime, homeland security, national security

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A Brief History of the Field of National Security Law

National Security Law: Fifty Years of Transformation (An Anthology). Ed. Jill D. Rhodes. Chicago, IL: ABA Publishing, 2012.
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 04 Feb 2015
William Banks, Peter Raven-Hansen and Stephen Dycus
Syracuse University College of Law - Maxwell School of Citizenship & Public Affairs, George Washington University - Law School and Vermont Law School
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national security policy, foreign policy, foreign affairs, international law, modern American history

10.

New Battlefields/Old Laws: Shaping a Legal Environment for Counterinsurgency

105 Am. Soc'y Int'l L. Proc. 365 (2011)
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 01 Feb 2015
William Banks
Syracuse University College of Law - Maxwell School of Citizenship & Public Affairs
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national security, counterterrorism, asymmetric warfare, war studies, laws of war

11.

Shadow Wars

Journal of National Security Law & Policy, 5:2 (2012)
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 03 Feb 2015
William Banks
Syracuse University College of Law - Maxwell School of Citizenship & Public Affairs
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Foreign Policy, International Law, National Security Policy, Foreign Affairs

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Educating National Security Lawyers for the Twenty-First Century: The Intersection of National Security Law and International Affairs

Journal of National Security Law & Policy 6:2 (April 2013)
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 01 Feb 2015
William Banks and Harvey Rishikof
Syracuse University College of Law - Maxwell School of Citizenship & Public Affairs and Drexel University Thomas R. Kline School of Law
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international affairs, national security policy, national security law

13.

Developing Norms for Cyber Conflict

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 24 Feb 2016
William Banks
Syracuse University College of Law - Maxwell School of Citizenship & Public Affairs
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cyber war, cyber conflict, cyberespionage, cybersecurity, international law

14.

Customary Constraints on the Use of Force: Article 51 with an American Accent

29 Leiden Journal of International Law, 2016, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 28 Oct 2015
Evan J. Criddle and William Banks
William & Mary Law School and Syracuse University College of Law - Maxwell School of Citizenship & Public Affairs
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use of force, self-defense, self-defence, restrictivism, UN Charter, Article 51, proportionality, necessity, cyber attacks