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The Just War: Force and Political Responsibility

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Recent conflicts, such as the Persian Gulf War of the 1990s and the war against the Taliban in Afghanistan in 2001 show that the idea of what constitutes a 'just war' remains a crucial issue in politics and ethics today. With a new foreword by noted theologian and ethicist Stanley Hauerwas, this classic text on war and the ethics of modern statecraft written at the height ...more
Paperback, 592 pages
Published May 14th 2002 by Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (first published October 15th 1991)
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Dense, long, thorough--for an impossible criteria. Refuted in far fewer pages by Yoder's "When War is Unjust."
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