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The Ashgate research companion to military ethics, edited by James Turner Johnson and Eric D. Patterson

Label
The Ashgate research companion to military ethics
Title
The Ashgate research companion to military ethics
Statement of responsibility
edited by James Turner Johnson and Eric D. Patterson
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This Companion provides scholars and graduates, serving and retired military professionals, members of the diplomatic and policy communities concerned with security affairs, and legal professionals who deal with military law and with international law on armed conflicts, with a comprehensive and authoritative state-of-the-art review of current research in the area of military ethics. Topics in this volume reflect both perennial and pressing contemporary issues in the ethics of the use of military force and are written by established professionals and respected commentators
Member of
Dewey number
172/.42
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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1971-
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  • Johnson, James Turner,
  • Patterson, Eric
Series statement
Justice, international law and global security
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  • Military ethics
  • Just war doctrine
  • War
Label
The Ashgate research companion to military ethics, edited by James Turner Johnson and Eric D. Patterson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Cover; Contents; List of Figures and Tables; List of Contributors; Acknowledgements; General Introduction: Identifying and Framing the Issues; Part I The Choice Whether to Use Military Force; Introduction to Part I; 1 The Decision to Use Military Force in Classical Just War Thinking; 2 The Decision to Use Military Force in Recent Moral Argument; 3 Contemporary International Law on the Decision to Use Armed Force; 4 The Role of the Military in the Decision to Use Armed Force; 5 Special Problems I: The Question of Preemption
  • 6 Special Problems II: The Response to Asymmetric Warfare and Terrorism7 Special Problems III: Using Military Forcein the Frame of the Responsibility to Protect; 8 Special Problems IV: Questions Posed by Nuclear and Other Weapons of Mass Destruction; Part II Right Conduct in the Use of Military Force; Introduction to Part II; 9 Framing the Issues in Moral Terms I: Applying Just War Tradition; 10 Framing the Issues in Moral Terms II: The Kantian Perspective on Jus in Bello; 11 Framing the Issues in Moral Terms III: Rights and Right Conduct; 12 International Humanitarian Law
  • 13 Boston to Where: The Challenges Posed by Local-Global Terrorism14 Terrorism and Ethics; 15 The Bombing of Dual-Use Targets; 16 The Ethics of Autonomous Unmanned Aerial Vehicles; 17 Targeted Killing; 18 Cyber Warfare; 19 The Moral Equality of Combatants; 20 Treatment of Prisoners and Detainees; 21 My Country, Right or Wrong: If the Cause is Just, is Anything Allowed?; 22 No Job for a Soldier? Military Ethics in Peacekeeping Operations; 23 Enforcing and Strengthening Noncombatant Immunity; 24 Understanding Proportionality in Contemporary Armed Conflict
  • Part III Ethics After a Conflict is OverIntroduction to Part III; 25 Security and Political Order: The Ethics of Who Is in Charge; 26 How Should This Conflict End? Implications of the End of an Armed Conflict; 27 War Crimes Tribunals after Armed Conflict; 28 Fostering Reconciliation as a Goal of Military Ethics; Part IV Perspectives from Other Cultures; Introduction to Part IV; 29 Ethics in the Islamic Tradition on War; 30 Chinese Traditions on Military Ethics; 31 The Indian Tradition; Index
Control code
ocn908513088
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 443 pages .)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781472416292
Note
Taylor & Francis
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)908513088
Label
The Ashgate research companion to military ethics, edited by James Turner Johnson and Eric D. Patterson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Cover; Contents; List of Figures and Tables; List of Contributors; Acknowledgements; General Introduction: Identifying and Framing the Issues; Part I The Choice Whether to Use Military Force; Introduction to Part I; 1 The Decision to Use Military Force in Classical Just War Thinking; 2 The Decision to Use Military Force in Recent Moral Argument; 3 Contemporary International Law on the Decision to Use Armed Force; 4 The Role of the Military in the Decision to Use Armed Force; 5 Special Problems I: The Question of Preemption
  • 6 Special Problems II: The Response to Asymmetric Warfare and Terrorism7 Special Problems III: Using Military Forcein the Frame of the Responsibility to Protect; 8 Special Problems IV: Questions Posed by Nuclear and Other Weapons of Mass Destruction; Part II Right Conduct in the Use of Military Force; Introduction to Part II; 9 Framing the Issues in Moral Terms I: Applying Just War Tradition; 10 Framing the Issues in Moral Terms II: The Kantian Perspective on Jus in Bello; 11 Framing the Issues in Moral Terms III: Rights and Right Conduct; 12 International Humanitarian Law
  • 13 Boston to Where: The Challenges Posed by Local-Global Terrorism14 Terrorism and Ethics; 15 The Bombing of Dual-Use Targets; 16 The Ethics of Autonomous Unmanned Aerial Vehicles; 17 Targeted Killing; 18 Cyber Warfare; 19 The Moral Equality of Combatants; 20 Treatment of Prisoners and Detainees; 21 My Country, Right or Wrong: If the Cause is Just, is Anything Allowed?; 22 No Job for a Soldier? Military Ethics in Peacekeeping Operations; 23 Enforcing and Strengthening Noncombatant Immunity; 24 Understanding Proportionality in Contemporary Armed Conflict
  • Part III Ethics After a Conflict is OverIntroduction to Part III; 25 Security and Political Order: The Ethics of Who Is in Charge; 26 How Should This Conflict End? Implications of the End of an Armed Conflict; 27 War Crimes Tribunals after Armed Conflict; 28 Fostering Reconciliation as a Goal of Military Ethics; Part IV Perspectives from Other Cultures; Introduction to Part IV; 29 Ethics in the Islamic Tradition on War; 30 Chinese Traditions on Military Ethics; 31 The Indian Tradition; Index
Control code
ocn908513088
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 443 pages .)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781472416292
Note
Taylor & Francis
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)908513088

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