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Published: 06 September 2012

320 Pages


ISBN: 9780199846290

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Military Ethics

An Introduction with Case Studies

Stephen Coleman

  • Over 50 case studies, including three types: personal, historical and fictional accounts
  • Up to date discussion of issues including irregular warfare in Iraq and Afghanistan, and humanitarian military interventions
  • Each chapter addresses a specific topic, so the book can be used as a whole or in parts
  • Suggestions for further reading follow every chapter in the book
  • An abbreviation key allows students without prior military knowledge to quickly understand terminology
  • The appendix includes a list of the international treaties which make up the Law of Armed Conflict
  • An extensive bibliography is also featured at the back of the book.
  • A companion website, at, features lecture notes, additional case studies and discussion questions.

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