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The Resource How we fight : ethics in war, edited by Helen Frowe and Gerald Lang

How we fight : ethics in war, edited by Helen Frowe and Gerald Lang

Label
How we fight : ethics in war
Title
How we fight
Title remainder
ethics in war
Statement of responsibility
edited by Helen Frowe and Gerald Lang
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
How We Fight: Ethics in War contains ten groundbreaking essays by some of the leading philosophers of war. The essays offer new perspectives on key debates including pacifism, punitive justifications for war, the distribution of risk between combatants and non-combatants, the structure of 'just war theory', and bases of individual liability in war
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
172.4
Index
index present
LC call number
U22
LC item number
.H69 2014eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Frowe, Helen
  • Lang, Gerald R.
Series statement
Mind Association occasional series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • War
  • Peace
  • War (Philosophy)
  • Just war doctrine
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Just war doctrine
  • Peace
  • War
  • War (Philosophy)
  • Krig
  • Krigets lagar
Label
How we fight : ethics in war, edited by Helen Frowe and Gerald Lang
Instantiates
Publication
Note
These papers arose from a conference on just war theory held at the University of Sheffield in August 2010--Acknowledgements
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; How We Fight; MIND ASSOCIATION OCCASIONAL SERIES; Copyright; Acknowledgements; Contents; Notes on Contributors; Introduction; 1 Varieties of Contingent Pacifism in War; 2 Punitive War; 3 Why Not Forfeiture?; 4 Self-Defence, Just War, and a Reasonable Prospect of Success*; 5 Self-Defense, Resistance, and Suicide; 6 Are Justified Aggressors a Threat to the Rights Theory of Self-Defense?*; 7 Self-Defense Against Justified Threateners; 8 Just War Theory, Intentions, and the Deliberative Perspective Objection; 9 Risking and Protecting Lives Soldiers and Opposing Civilians
Control code
880147900
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (xxxii, 196 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191654381
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)880147900
Label
How we fight : ethics in war, edited by Helen Frowe and Gerald Lang
Publication
Note
These papers arose from a conference on just war theory held at the University of Sheffield in August 2010--Acknowledgements
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; How We Fight; MIND ASSOCIATION OCCASIONAL SERIES; Copyright; Acknowledgements; Contents; Notes on Contributors; Introduction; 1 Varieties of Contingent Pacifism in War; 2 Punitive War; 3 Why Not Forfeiture?; 4 Self-Defence, Just War, and a Reasonable Prospect of Success*; 5 Self-Defense, Resistance, and Suicide; 6 Are Justified Aggressors a Threat to the Rights Theory of Self-Defense?*; 7 Self-Defense Against Justified Threateners; 8 Just War Theory, Intentions, and the Deliberative Perspective Objection; 9 Risking and Protecting Lives Soldiers and Opposing Civilians
Control code
880147900
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (xxxii, 196 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191654381
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)880147900

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