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The Resource The moral target : aiming at right conduct in war and other conflicts, F.M. Kamm

The moral target : aiming at right conduct in war and other conflicts, F.M. Kamm

Label
The moral target : aiming at right conduct in war and other conflicts
Title
The moral target
Title remainder
aiming at right conduct in war and other conflicts
Statement of responsibility
F.M. Kamm
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This title comprises essays that discuss aspects of war and other conflicts in the light of nonconsequentialist ethical theory. The topics include the relation between conditions that justify starting war and those that justify stopping it, the treatment of combatants and noncombatants in war, and much more
Member of
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Kamm, F. M.
Dewey number
172.42
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Oxford ethics series
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  • War
  • Just war doctrine
  • Military ethics
Target audience
specialized
Label
The moral target : aiming at right conduct in war and other conflicts, F.M. Kamm
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Series from CIP print record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Making war and its continuation unjust -- Conduct in war : justifications for killing noncombatants in war -- Conduct in war : failures of just war theory -- Conduct in war : the morality of killing in war -- Collaboration and with the enemy : harming some to save others from the Nazis -- Post conflict : moral improvisation and new obligations -- Post conflict : jus post bello, proportionality, and rehabilitation -- Terrorism and several moral distinctions -- Self defense, resistance, and suicide : the Taliban women -- Nuclear deterrence and noncombatants
Control code
ocn826068448
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199897537
Note
Oxford University Press
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)826068448
Label
The moral target : aiming at right conduct in war and other conflicts, F.M. Kamm
Publication
Note
Series from CIP print record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Making war and its continuation unjust -- Conduct in war : justifications for killing noncombatants in war -- Conduct in war : failures of just war theory -- Conduct in war : the morality of killing in war -- Collaboration and with the enemy : harming some to save others from the Nazis -- Post conflict : moral improvisation and new obligations -- Post conflict : jus post bello, proportionality, and rehabilitation -- Terrorism and several moral distinctions -- Self defense, resistance, and suicide : the Taliban women -- Nuclear deterrence and noncombatants
Control code
ocn826068448
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199897537
Note
Oxford University Press
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)826068448

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