Contemporary Just War

Author: Tamar Meisels
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1351699466
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This book offers a renewed defense of traditional just war theory and considers its application to certain contemporary cases, particularly in the Middle East.

Intervention Terrorism And Torture

Author: Steven P. Lee
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 1402046782
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This book asks whether just war theory and its rules for determining when war is justified remains adequate to the challenges posed by contemporary developments. Some argue that the nature of contemporary war makes these rules obsolete.

Ethics Nationalism And Just War

Author: Henrik Syse
Publisher: CUA Press
ISBN: 0813215021
Size: 32.59 MB
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The book covers a wide range of topics and raises issues rarely touched on in the ethics-of-war literature, such as environmental concerns and the responsibility of bystanders.

Ethics And The Use Of Force

Author: Dr James Turner Johnson
Publisher: Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.
ISBN: 1409489329
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This current book brings together a number of essays which reflect his recent thinking on understanding how and why just war tradition coalesced in the first place, how and why it has developed as it has, and relating contemporary just war ...

From Just War To Modern Peace Ethics

Author: Heinz-Gerhard Justenhoven
Publisher: Walter de Gruyter
ISBN: 3110291924
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By contrast, a recent attempt has been made to delineate a “classic” just war
theory that stands over against both pacifism and “contemporaryjust war theory.
3 The distinctive features of the “classic” theory – its conception of justified
violence ...

Just War Thinking

Author: Eric Patterson
Publisher: Lexington Books
ISBN: 9780739119013
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The book argues that a political ethic of responsibility should motivate the contemporary application of military force by states in order to protect international security and human life, considering the challenges posed by today's new ...

The Just War Tradition

Author: J. Daryl Charles
Publisher: Open Road Media
ISBN: 1480492981
Size: 64.27 MB
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Contemporary. Just. War. Thinkers. Although the just war tradition was absorbed
during the earlymodern period of European history into the emerging institutions
and practices of international law, the process of absorption was far from perfect.

Selling A Just War

Author: M. Butler
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 0230374980
Size: 44.61 MB
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The just war tradition has long broached the war-decision relative to many of
these circumstances, Walzer's contribution to the contemporary just war '
conversation' is rehabilitative rather than revolutionary (O'Brien, 1979b).21
Furthermore, ...

Can Modern War Be Just

Author: James Turner Johnson
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 9780300036268
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The Utility of Just War Categories for Moral Analysis of Contemporary War It is
difficult to think in just war terms about contemporary international affairs,
including waras an aspect ol the possible relations among nations, because of
certain ...

More Than Just War

Author: Charles Jones
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1136677151
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Revivals of religion, nationalism and orientalism since the 1980s in many parts of
the world justify calling the current period as much neoromantic as post-modern.
Contemporary enthusiasm for just-war discourse may reasonably be seen as ...