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The Cambridge Handbook of the Just War
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Larry May
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-01-31 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

A comprehensive exploration of contemporary debates in Just War Theory, addressing moral, political, and legal issues.
Comparative Just War Theory
Language: en
Pages: 284
Authors: Luis Cordeiro-Rodrigues
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-11-15 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers

Widespread cross-cultural and cross-ideological agreement on the justifiable limits of war has become an increasingly complex yet vital element of global peace
The Cambridge Handbook of Evolutionary Ethics
Language: en
Pages: 344
Authors: Michael Ruse
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-08-31 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This book introduces readers to the application of evolutionary ideas to moral thinking and justification, presenting contrasting perspectives on controversial
The Cambridge Handbook of the Ethics of Ageing
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Christopher Wareham
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-07-31 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

"As one enters and progresses through old age, one experiences various unwelcome changes. One suffers declines in most physical abilities as well as in certain
Towards a Just and Ecologically Sustainable Peace
Language: en
Pages: 363
Authors: Joseph Camilleri
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-08-13 - Publisher: Springer Nature

This book addresses the need to develop a holistic approach to countering violence that integrates notions of peace, justice and care of the Earth. It is unique
Just and Unjust Uses of Limited Force
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Daniel R. Brunstetter
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-06-18 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Limited force is different than war: different in scope, strategic purpose, and ethical permissions and restraints. No-fly zones, limited strikes, Special Force
Medieval Legal and Political Thought
Language: en
Pages: 545
Authors: Larry May
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-12-13 - Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing

Medieval legal and political thought encompasses the period from approximately 500 CE to 1500 CE. The term “Medieval” refers to the legal and political thou
Logics of War
Language: en
Pages: 264
Authors: Therese Feiler
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-12-12 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

The modern ethics of war is a field of disparate, competing voices based on often unexplored theological and metaphysical assumptions. Therese Feiler approaches
Necessity and Proportionality in International Peace and Security Law
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Claus Kreß
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-11-27 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Necessity and proportionality hold a firm place in the international law governing the use of force by states, as well as in the law of armed conflict. However,
Regulating the Use of Force in International Law
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Russell Buchan
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-06-25 - Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing

This book provides a comprehensive and detailed analysis of the nature, content and scope of the rules regulating the use of force in international law as they