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Just War: The Just War Tradition: Ethics in Modern Warfare

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An important, timely book on the morality of armed conflicts in the twenty-first century.

Every society and every period of history has had to face the reality of war. War inevitably yields situations in which the normal ethical rules of society have to be overridden. The Just War tradition has evolved over the centuries as a careful endeavour to impose moral discipline and
Hardcover, 64 pages
Published November 13th 2007 by Walker & Company (first published September 26th 2007)
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A very quick Primer to the Just War Tradition. Not surprisingly the focus is entirely on the tradition as developed in the context of the Abrahamic religions.
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Field Marshal Sir Charles Ronald Llewelyn Guthrie, Baron Guthrie of Craigiebank, GCB, LVO, OBE, DL.

(a.k.a. Field Marshal Lord Guthrie of Craigiebank)

Educated at Harrow School and the Royal Military Academy, Sandhurst.

He began his Army carrer in 1959 as a 2nd Lieutenant in the Welsh Guards. He was promoted to 1st Lieutenant in 1961, Captain in 1965, Major in 1970, Lieutenant Colonel in 1975, Colon
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