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Targeted killings : law and morality in an asymmetrical world

Author: Claire Oakes Finkelstein; Jens David Ohlin; Andrew Altman
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Document   Computer File : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The controversy surrounding targeted killings represents a crisis of conscience for policymakers, lawyers and philosophers grappling with the moral and legal limits of the war on terror. This text examines the legal and philosophical issues raised by government efforts to target suspected terrorists.
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Targeted killings
2012
Material Type: Document
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Claire Oakes Finkelstein; Jens David Ohlin; Andrew Altman
ISBN: 9780191738975 0191738972
OCLC Number: 939846963
Description: 1 online resource (xx, 496 p.)
Responsibility: edited by Claire Finkelstein, Jens David Ohlin, Andrew Altman.
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The controversy surrounding targeted killings represents a crisis of conscience for policymakers, lawyers and philosophers grappling with the moral and legal limits of the war on terror. This text examines the legal and philosophical issues raised by government efforts to target suspected terrorists.

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