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The Resource The ethics of war and peace : an introduction, by Helen Frowe

The ethics of war and peace : an introduction, by Helen Frowe

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The ethics of war and peace : an introduction
Title
The ethics of war and peace
Title remainder
an introduction
Statement of responsibility
by Helen Frowe
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
When is it right to go to war? When is a war illegal? What are the rules of engagement? What should happen when a war is over? How should we view terrorism?The Ethics of War and Peace is a fresh and contemporary introduction to one of the oldest but still most relevant ethical debates. It introduces students to contemporary Just War Theory in a stimulating and engaging way, perfect for those approaching the topic for the first time. Helen Frowe explains the core issues in Just War Theory, and chapter by chapter examines the recent and ongoing philosophical? debates on:theories of self defence
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Frowe, Helen
Dewey number
172/.42
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • War
  • Just war doctrine
  • Military ethics
Label
The ethics of war and peace : an introduction, by Helen Frowe
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 232-236) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Front Cover; The Ethics of War and Peace; Copyright Page; Contents; Acknowledgements; Introduction; 1. Self-defence; Proportionality and necessity; The culpability account; The rights-based account; The responsibility account; The doctrine of double effect; Other-defence; Chapter summary; 2. War and self-defence; States and Citizens; The domestic analogy; The collectivist account; The individualist account; Rodin's critique of individualism; The Laws of War; Morality and law; The deep morality of war; The morally best laws of war; Conflicting obligations; Regulating wrongdoing
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ocn746853593
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (244 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781136666759
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unknown
Note
Taylor & Francis
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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unknown
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Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)746853593
Label
The ethics of war and peace : an introduction, by Helen Frowe
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 232-236) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Front Cover; The Ethics of War and Peace; Copyright Page; Contents; Acknowledgements; Introduction; 1. Self-defence; Proportionality and necessity; The culpability account; The rights-based account; The responsibility account; The doctrine of double effect; Other-defence; Chapter summary; 2. War and self-defence; States and Citizens; The domestic analogy; The collectivist account; The individualist account; Rodin's critique of individualism; The Laws of War; Morality and law; The deep morality of war; The morally best laws of war; Conflicting obligations; Regulating wrongdoing
Control code
ocn746853593
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (244 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781136666759
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Taylor & Francis
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)746853593

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