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Waging war : a philosophical introduction

Author: Ian Clark
Publisher: Oxford : Clarendon, 1988
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A study of the relationship between the concept of war and notions about its proper conduct, and of the need for a philosophical understanding of the nature of war.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Clark, Ian, 1949-
Waging war.
Oxford : Clarendon Press ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1988
(OCoLC)569017107
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ian Clark
ISBN: 0198277598 9780198277590 0198273258 9780198273257
OCLC Number: 26309930
Description: 154 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: War : concept and conduct --
Doctrines of just war --
Doctrines of limited war --
Conduct becoming and unbecoming --
Contemporary nuclear strategy and waging war --
Contemporary nuclear strategy and waging peace --
Conclusion.
Responsibility: Ian Clark.

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Offering a synthesis of philosophy, history of warfare, political theory, and contemporary strategy, this study describes how the ideas which are central to the nature of war have developed in the  Read more...

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