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The ethics of war and peace

The ethics of war and peace

an introduction to legal and moral issues

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • War -- Moral and ethical aspects.,
  • Just war doctrine.,
  • War (International law)

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPaul Christopher
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsU"22"C528"1994
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 244 p
    Number of Pages244
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21198802M
    ISBN 100132906449
    LC Control Number937987

    War and self-defence This chapter explains some of the philosophical issues surrounding the idea of non-combatant immunity in war. In particular, it looks at why the principle of non-combatant immunity permits the collateral killing of non-combatants, but prohibits the intentional killing of by: 4. So far in this book, we have considered the ad bellum and in bello parts of war. In this chapter we shall look at some of the issues covered by jus post bellum: justice after war. The first part of the chapter considers Alex Bellamy’s distinction between minimalist and Author: Helen Frowe.

      The ethics of war and peace by Paul Christopher. Publication date Topics War -- Moral and ethical aspects., Just war doctrine., War (International law) Publisher Prentice Hall Collection Internet Archive Books. Scanned in China. Uploaded by Unknown on Ma SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata) Pages:   The Ethics of War and Peace. Wars of Law: In this interview, James Pattison discusses his book, “The Alternatives to War.” His goal is to offer policymakers a pragmatic moral map of the main alternatives to war. Read More. The Importance of Memory: Unreliable, Precarious, and Crucial to Reconciliation Ethics & International Affairs.

      The Ethics of War and Peace is a lively introduction to one of the oldest but still most relevant ethical debates. Focusing on the philosophical questions surrounding the ethics of modern war, 4/5(1). With any classic book, but especially a book the length of Tolstoy’s epic War and Peace, it’s easy to be intimidated and avoid reading ’s no need to avoid War and Peace for that reason. Just a few chapters in, you will be pulled in and find yourself racing through it like a .


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Brunstetter, Holeindre and their contributors show us the way forward, and we would do well to follow their lead."— Brent Steele, International Relations, Professor.

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