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Title Ethics, law, and military operations / edited by David Whetham

Publ Info Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire ; New York, N.Y. : Palgrave Macmillan, 2011
 PC  K4720 .E84 2011    AVAILABLE
 RWU Main Library  K4720 .E84 2011    AVAILABLE
Descript xiv, 233 pages ; 24 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Introduction: Purpose, content and structure / David Whetham -- Ethics, law and conflict / David Whetham -- A view from realism / David J. Lonsdale -- A nonviolent challenge to conflict / Alastair McIntosh -- The Just War tradition: A pragmatic compromise / David Whetham -- War law and its intersections / Christopher P. M. Waters -- Law at the operational level / Philip McEvoy -- Civilian protection and force protection / Henry Shue -- the ethical challenges of a complex security environment / Ted van Baarda -- Understanding atrocities: What Commanders can do to prevent them / Paolo Tripodi -- To whom does a military Medical Commander owe a moral duty? / Duncan Blair -- The ethics of nuclear deterrence / Srinath Raghavan -- the ethical and legal challenges of operational command / Peter Wall
LC subject Military law
Military ethics
War -- Moral and ethical aspects
Add Author Whetham, David
ISBN 9780230221703 (hardback)
023022170X (hardback)
9780230221710 (pbk.)