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Provisional Irish Republican Army and the Morality of Terrorism

Author: Shanahan.
Publisher: Edinburgh University Press, 2009.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English
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This book is the first detailed philosophical examination of the morality of the IRA's violent campaign, and of the British government's attempts to end it. Written in clear, accessible prose, it is  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print
Provisional Irish Republican Army and the Morality of Terrorism
Material Type: Document
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Shanahan.
OCLC Number: 939699165
Notes: Book.
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Prologue; 1. The Meaning of August 1969: Calibrating the Standard Republican Narrative; 2. Blood Sacrifice and Destiny: Republican Metaphysics and the IRA's Armed Struggle; 3. Republicanism's Holy Grail: 'One Nation United, Gaelic, and Free'; 4. Permission to Kill: Just War Theory and the IRA's Armed Struggle; 5. 'Pointless Heartbreak Unrepaid': Consequentialism and the IRA's Armed Struggle; 6. Violating the Inviolable: Human Rights and the IRA's Armed Struggle; 7. 'Crime is Crime is Crime': British Counter-Terrorism in Northern Ireland; 8. 'When the Law Makers are the Law Breakers': State Terrorism; Epilogue; References; Endnotes; Index.

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