War, Torture and Terrorism: Ethics and War in the 21st Century
John Wiley & Sons, Oct 29, 2007 - Philosophy - 160 pages
This collection by leading scholars represents state of the art writings on the ethics of war.
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NationalDefence After Rodin
Rob Lawlor Michael L Gross
Closing the Gap Between Theory
A Morally Justified Resort to War 51
Moral Tragedies Supreme Emergencies and NationalDefence 71
Torture The Case for Dirty Harry and against Alan Dershowitz 97
a Refutation of the TickingBomb
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