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War, morality, and the military profession

Author: Malham M Wakin
Publisher: Boulder, Colo. : Westview Press, 1986.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd ed., rev. and updatedView all editions and formats
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"This anthology brings together material on two major related topics: the military profession, and morality and war. The revised and updated edition retains those sections that made the original  Read more...

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
War, morality, and the military profession.
Boulder, Colo. : Westview Press, 1986
(OCoLC)565001399
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Malham M Wakin
ISBN: 0813303605 9780813303604 0813303591 9780813303598
OCLC Number: 13096282
Description: xiii, 521 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Part 1, Ethics and the military profession: Introduction / Malham M. Wakin --
The world of Epictetus : reflections on survival and leadership / James Bond Stockdale --
Officership as a profession / Samuel P. Huntington --
The military mind : conservative realism of the professional military ethic / Samuel P. Huntington --
The future of the military profession / Morris Janowitz --
Society and the soldier : 1914-18 / Sir John Winthrop Hackett --
Today and tomorrow / Sir John Winthrop Hackett --
The military in the service of the state / Sir John Winthrop Hackett --
The professions under siege / Jacques Barzun --
The shame of the professions / Max Lerner --
Duty, honor, country : practice and percept / Lewis S. Sorley III --
Conflicting loyalties and the American military ethic / Philip M. Flammer --
Loyalty, honor, and the modern military / Michael O. Wheeler --
Integrity / John D. Ryan --
The ethics of leadership I / Malham M. Wakin --
The ethics of leadership II / Malham M. Wakin. Part 2, War and Morality: Introduction / Malham M. Wakin --
Just and unjust wars / Telford Taylor --
The just war and non-violence positions / U.S. Catholic Bishops --
Just-war theories : the bases, interrelations, priorities, and functions of their criteria / James F. Childress --
Pacifism : some philosophical considerations / Stanley Hauerwas --
War and murder / Elizabeth Anscombe --
War and massacre / Thomas Nagel --
On the morality of war : a preliminary inquiry / Richard Wasserstrom --
The killing of the innocent / Jeffrie G. Murphy --
War crimes / Telford Taylor --
Superior orders and reprisals / Telford Taylor --
The laws of war / Richard Wasserstrom --
On the morality of chemical/biological war / Richard J. Krickus --
Supreme emergencey / Michael Walzer --
Some paradoxes of deterrence / Gregory S. Kavka --
On nuclear war and nuclear deterrence / U.S. Catholic Bishops --
Moral Clarity in the nuclear age / Michael Novak --
On nuclear morality / Charles Krauthammer --
The moral case for the Strategic Defense Initiative / Kenneth W. Kemp.
Responsibility: edited by Malham M. Wakin.
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