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Title How we fight : ethics in war / edited by Helen Frowe and Gerald Lang.
Imprint Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2014.
Edition First edition.

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Series Mind Association occasional series
Mind Association occasional series.
Subject War -- Moral and ethical aspects -- Congresses.
Peace -- Moral and ethical aspects -- Congresses.
War (Philosophy) -- Congresses.
Just war doctrine -- Congresses.
Alt Name Frowe, Helen,
Lang, Gerald R.,
Description 1 online resource (xxxii, 196 pages).
Edition First edition.
Note These papers arose from a conference on just war theory held at the University of Sheffield in August 2010--Acknowledgements.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
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
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.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9780191654381 (electronic bk.)
0191654388 (electronic bk.)
9780199673438
0199673438
9780191751707
0191751707
OCLC # 880147900
Additional Format Print version: How we fight. First edition. Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2014 9780199673438 (OCoLC)861675356