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The Just War Myth: The Moral Illusions of War

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As war continues to be a primary topic in public debate, Andrew Fiala in The Just War Myth critically examines the concept of just war, arguing that actual wars never live up to the ideals of just war theory. The book provides a critical genealogy of the just war idea and also turns a critical eye on current events, including the idea of preemptive war, the use of torture,...more
Paperback, 213 pages
Published January 28th 2008 by Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (first published December 7th 2007)
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