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Equal worth : when humanity will have peace

Author: Adil E Shamoo
Publisher: Lanham, Md. : University Press of America, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"With firsthand experience of oppression and unjust treatment, Adil E. Shamoo claims that the basis for discrimination by class, religion, or ethnic identity is the perceived lack of equal worth among human beings. This book posits three ethical principles by which the concept of equal worth can be used in a practical manner to resolve conflicts and wars. Shamoo utilizes the wars in Afghanistan, Iraq, and  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Adil E Shamoo
ISBN: 9780761858201 0761858202
OCLC Number: 769990517
Description: xiv, 167 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Preface --
Morality of wars --
Modern policies and practice of wars --
Principles of a moral war --
a new approach --
Terrorism or insurgency --
War in Afghanistan --
Invasion of Iraq --
Palestinian-Israeli conflict --
Morals in the age of one super-power.
Responsibility: Adil E. Shamoo.

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This book posits three ethical principles by which the concept of equal worth can be used in a practical manner to resolve conflicts and wars. Shamoo argues that once the principle of equal worth is  Read more...

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