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War : essays in political philosophy

Author: Larry May; Emily Crookston
Publisher: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2008.
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In this anthology, contemporary political philosophers and theorists address normative and conceptual issues concerning war.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Larry May; Emily Crookston
ISBN: 9780521876377 0521876370 9780521700047 0521700043
OCLC Number: 162118854
Description: ix, 325 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Jus ad bellum / Gregory M. Reichberg --
The jus in bello in historical and philosophical perspective / Nicholas Rengger --
The principle of just cause / Larry May --
Aggression and punishment / Jeff McMahan --
Responding to humanitarian crises / Cindy Holder --
War and democracy / James Bohman --
Proportionality and necessity / Thomas Hurka --
Collateral damage / David Lefkowitz --
Weapons of mass destruction : are they morally special? / Steven P. Lee --
Justifying torture as an act of war / Michael Davis --
On terrorism : definition, defense, and women / Marilyn Friedman --
War's aftermath : the challenges of reconciliation / Trudy Govier --
Amnesties and international law / Christopher Heath Wellman --
War crimes : the law of hell / David Luban --
Revenge and demonization / Nancy Sherman.
Responsibility: edited by Larry May ; with the assistance of Emily Crookston.
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"May offers an excellent anthology on war in four parts...Well written and argued, each of the articles covers a critical aspect of war or just war theory...Summing up: Highly recommended." -R. Read more...

 
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