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The Resource Who Should Die? : the Ethics of Killing in War

Who Should Die? : the Ethics of Killing in War

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Who Should Die? : the Ethics of Killing in War
Title
Who Should Die?
Title remainder
the Ethics of Killing in War
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This volume collects influential and groundbreaking philosophical work on killing in war. A ""who's who"" of contemporary scholars, this volume serves as a convenient and authoritative collection uniquely suited for university-level teaching and as a reference for ethicists, policymakers, stakeholders, and any student of the morality of war
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Strawser, Bradley Jay
Dewey number
172.42
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Jenkins, Ryan
  • Robillard, Michael
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  • Military ethics
  • War (International law)
  • Homicide
  • Self-defense (International law)
  • War
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Who Should Die? : the Ethics of Killing in War
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • ""Cover""; ""Who Should Die?""; ""Copyright""; ""Dedication""; ""Contents""; ""Foreword""; ""Notes on Contributors""; ""Editorsâ#x80;#x99; Introduction""; ""1. Liability to Deadly Force in War""; ""2. Pre-â#x80;#x8B;emptive Rules and the Scope of Defensive Rights""; ""3. Do Some Soldiers Deserve to Die More Than Others? Selective Conscientious Objectors and Liability""; ""4. Defensive Liability: Four Common Mistakes""; ""5. Fighting for Oneâ#x80;#x99;s Self""; ""6. An Axiomatic Theory of Just War: Forfeiture Theory""; ""7. Dignity, Self-â#x80;#x8B;Respect, and Bloodless Invasions""
  • ""8. What Is the Moral Problem with Killer Robots?""""9. Distributing Death in Humanitarian Interventions""; ""10. Legalism, Justice, and the War on Terrorism""; ""Postscript""
Control code
on1007060211
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (257 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780190495671
Note
Oxford University Press
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1007060211
Label
Who Should Die? : the Ethics of Killing in War
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • ""Cover""; ""Who Should Die?""; ""Copyright""; ""Dedication""; ""Contents""; ""Foreword""; ""Notes on Contributors""; ""Editorsâ#x80;#x99; Introduction""; ""1. Liability to Deadly Force in War""; ""2. Pre-â#x80;#x8B;emptive Rules and the Scope of Defensive Rights""; ""3. Do Some Soldiers Deserve to Die More Than Others? Selective Conscientious Objectors and Liability""; ""4. Defensive Liability: Four Common Mistakes""; ""5. Fighting for Oneâ#x80;#x99;s Self""; ""6. An Axiomatic Theory of Just War: Forfeiture Theory""; ""7. Dignity, Self-â#x80;#x8B;Respect, and Bloodless Invasions""
  • ""8. What Is the Moral Problem with Killer Robots?""""9. Distributing Death in Humanitarian Interventions""; ""10. Legalism, Justice, and the War on Terrorism""; ""Postscript""
Control code
on1007060211
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (257 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780190495671
Note
Oxford University Press
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1007060211

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