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History of Western Philosophy. The concluding chapters consider more contemporary issues for just war theory.

The Ethics of War and Peace : An Introduction

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The Ethics of War and Peace: An Introduction

The permissibility of torturing terrorists is also considered. Helen Frowe – – Oxford, UK: Whilst it is cer- tainly true that the nation will suffer serious harm through appeasement, it is less clear that any individuals would necessarily suffer harms of sufficient seriousness to justify defensive killing.

There’s a problem loading this menu right now. The Ethics of War and Peace is the ideal textbook for students studying philosophy, politics and international relations. Published August 15th by Routledge first published June 1st Still, for the general reader, it is also a good introduction to recent academic controversies in the philosophy of just-war, including two chapters on terrorism and one on jus post bellum. The Ethics of Development David Ingram. Each chapter uses examples and concludes with a summary, discussion questions and suggestions for further reading to aid student engagement, learning and revision.


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The reason for this brevity is that I want to draw attention to the overarching merit of The Ethics of War and Peace, which lies is its combination of clarity and sympathetic presentation with a healthy dose of audacity and provocation. This is the ideal textbook for students of philosophy and politics approaching this important area for the first time.

AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. The final chapter, appropriately, discusses the ethical problems surrounding the termi- nation and aftermath of war. Please try again later. Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide.

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The book is divided into ten succinct chapters, each dealing with a specific sar animating current discussion and concluding with a useful summary, sug- gestions for further reading, and questions for discussion. Christopher Bennett – – Routledge. Mantasha Ali rated it liked it Oct 28, Xeesh Sarah rated it it was ok Jun 29, Since most of us find this implausible, we ought to reject individualism.


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But I am not sure that this fully meets the objection. However, this does not result in a lack of precision or a glossing-over of the difficult arguments. Saqib rated it liked it Jul 15, Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants. When is a war illegal? Helen Frowe deserves to be praised for making philosophy accessible, relevant and exciting.

Enter the email address you signed up with and we’ll email you a reset link. Frowe points out that retreat is only required in self-defence cases when the costs of doing so are not great.