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The Ethics of War in Asian Civilizations
Language: en
Pages: 211
Authors:
Categories: Electronic books
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher:

The Ethics of War in Asian Civilizations
Language: en
Pages: 232
Authors: Research Fellow in the Department of Cultural Studies Torkel Brekke
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-03-13 - Publisher: Routledge

This book explores how issues of ethics in war and warfare have been treated by major ethical traditions of Asia. It opens a discussion about whether there are
Hinduism and the Ethics of Warfare in South Asia
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Kaushik Roy
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-10-15 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This book challenges the view, common among Western scholars, that precolonial India lacked a tradition of military philosophy. It traces the evolution of theor
The Oxford Handbook of Ethics of War
Language: en
Pages: 577
Authors: Seth Lazar
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

The 28 commissioned chapters in this volume present a comprehensive overview of the ethics of war as well as make significant and novel contributions.
Unconventional Warfare in South Asia, 1947 to the Present
Language: en
Pages: 408
Authors: Kaushik Roy
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-03-02 - Publisher: Routledge

Unconventional war is an umbrella term which includes insurgencies, counter-insurgencies, terrorism and religious conflicts. Insurgencies and communal conflicts
Armed Drones and the Ethics of War
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Christian Enemark
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-09-11 - Publisher: Routledge

This book assesses the ethical implications of using armed unmanned aerial vehicles (‘hunter-killer drones’) in contemporary conflicts. The American way of
Chinese Just War Ethics
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Ping-Cheung Lo
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-05-15 - Publisher: Routledge

This book offers the first comprehensive analysis of warfare ethics in early China as well as its subsequent development. Chinese attitudes toward war are rich
Massacres and Morality
Language: en
Pages: 450
Authors: Alex J. Bellamy
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-09-27 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Why does the mass killing of civilians persist? Why do the perpetrators often escape criticism and punishment despite violating our most deeply held moral belie
Religion, War, and Ethics
Language: en
Pages: 742
Authors: Nicole M. Hartwell
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-05-26 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This volume offers a comprehensive selection of texts from the world's major religions on the ethical dimensions of war and armed conflict. Despite a considerab
Buddhism and Violence
Language: en
Pages: 276
Authors: Vladimir Tikhonov
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-09-10 - Publisher: Routledge

It is generally accepted in the West that Buddhism is a ‘peaceful’ religion. The Western public tends to assume that the doctrinal rejection of violence in