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Title The Future of Just War : New Critical Essays / edited by Caron E. Gentry and Amy E. Eckert.

Imprint Athens : University of Georgia Press, 2014.
Publication Info. 2014


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Description 1 online resource.
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Series Studies in security and international affairs
Studies in security and international affairs.
Note Includes index.
Summary Just War scholarship has adapted to contemporary crises and situations. But its adaptation has spurned debate and conversation-a method and means of pushing its thinking forward. Now the Just War tradition risks becoming marginalized. This concern may seem out of place as Just War literature is proliferating, yet this literature remains welded to traditional conceptualizations of Just War. Caron E. Gentry and Amy E. Eckert argue that the tradition needs to be updated to deal with substate actors within the realm of legitimate authority, private military companies, and the questionable moral di.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction / Caron E. Gentry and Amy E. Eckert -- Epistemic bias : legitimate authority and politically violent nonstate actors / Caron E. Gentry -- Strategizing in an era of conceptual change : security, sanctioned violence, and new military roles / Kimberly A. Hudson and Dan Henk -- Is just intervention morally obligatory? / Luke Glanville -- Private military companies and the reasonable chance of success / Amy E. Eckert -- Postheroic U.S. warfare and the moral justification for killing in war / Sebastian Kaempf -- From smart to autonomous weapons : confounding territoriality and moral agency / Brent J. Steele and Eric A. Heinze -- An alternative to nuclear weapons? : proportionality, discrimination, and the conventional global strike program / Alexa Royden -- Rethinking intention and double effect / Harry D. Gould -- Just war without civilians / Laura Sjoberg -- Jus post bellum : justice in the aftermath of war / Robert E. Williams Jr.
Note Print version record.
Subject Just war doctrine.
War -- Moral and ethical aspects.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- International Relations -- Arms Control.
Just war doctrine. (OCoLC)fst00985112
War -- Moral and ethical aspects. (OCoLC)fst01170352
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Essays. (OCoLC)fst01919922
Added Author Gentry, Caron E., author, editor.
Eckert, Amy, author, editor.
Other Form: Print version: Future of just war. Athens, Georgia : University of Georgia Press, 2014 9780820339504 (DLC) 2013020499 (OCoLC)841897242
ISBN 9780820346533 (electronic bk.)
0820346535 (electronic bk.)
1306290716 (electronic bk.)
9781306290715 (electronic bk.)
9780820339504 (hardback)
0820339504 (hardcover)
9780820345604 (paperback)
0820345601 (paperback)
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AU@ 000052910312
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DEBSZ 42125520X
GBVCP 896610829

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