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The morality of war

Author: Brian Orend
Publisher: Peterborough, Ontario, Canada ; Buffalo, New York, USA : Broadview Press, [2013] ©2013
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Second edition, Second edition expanded and updated, 2/e expanded and updatedView all editions and formats
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Brian Orend's popular introduction to just war theory has been updated to reflect recent technological and political developments. </p>

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Brian Orend
ISBN: 9781554810956 1554810957
OCLC Number: 854936862
Description: 328 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Contents: pt. 1. Just war theory and international law. --
A sweeping history of just war theory --
Jus ad bellum #1: resisting aggression --
Jus ad bellum #2: non-classical wars --
Jus in bello #1: just conduct in war --
Jus in bello #2: supreme emergency and Cyber-warfare --
Jus post bellum #1: overlapping consensus, and retribution --
Jus post bellum #2: rehabilitation, and wars-without-end --
pt. 2. The alternatives. --
Evaluating the realist alternative --
Evaluating the pacifist alternative --
Appendix A: Sources on the laws of war --
Appendix B: Conceptual overview of just war theory.
Responsibility: Brian Orend.

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