The Ethics of War. A. J. Coates

The Ethics of War

ISBN: 9781784992569 | 408 pages | 11 Mb

Download The Ethics of War

The Ethics of War A. J. Coates
Publisher: Manchester University Press

Free UK delivery on eligible orders. This article surveys the major historical developments in Western philosophical reflection on war. For many years Michael Walzer's Just and Unjust Wars (New York: Basic Books, 1977) provided the paradigm for philosophical thinking about the ethics of war. Texts about war pervade the Hebrew Bible, raising challenging questions in religious and political ethics. The discussion of the ethics of war goes back to the Greeks and Romans, although neither civilisation behaved particularly well in war. Stockholm Centre for the Ethics of War and Peace. This book presents a clear and comprehensive introduction to the diverse and wide-ranging ethical aspects of war and peace. April 27, 2015 – May 1, 2015. The Ethics of War traces how different cultures involved in present conflicts have addressed problems over the centuries. Interview: Thomas Pickering on diplomacy, Iran, Korea, Russia, realpolitik, and the ethics of war. The assigned readings, dealing with the ethics of war, include Thucydides and Thomas Aquinas. Buy The Ethics of War and Peace: An Introduction by Helen Frowe (ISBN: 9780415492409) from Amazon's Book Store. As widely used, a term referring to any war between states that meets generally accepted international criteria of justification. Most people strongly condemn terrorism; yet they often fail to say how terrorist acts differ from other acts of violence such as the killing of civilians in war.

Download The Ethics of War for ipad, nook reader for free
Buy and read online The Ethics of War book
The Ethics of War ebook mobi zip pdf djvu epub rar