Journals Higher Education



Published: 30 April 2012

440 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780199646470

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Targeted Killings

Law and Morality in an Asymmetrical World

Edited by Claire Finkelstein, Jens David Ohlin, and Andrew Altman

Ethics, National Security, and the Rule of Law

  • Innovative analysis of one of the most controversial topics in international law and moral theory, and one that is of significant military and political importance in the context of the war on terror
  • Interdisciplinary approach allows readers in both law and philosophy to see the connections between the legal and moral arguments about targeted killing
  • All sides of the scholarly debate are represented, giving a full overview of this complex issue
  • Includes contributions from a wide range of experts in the field, including Jeff McMahan, Michael Moore, and Jeremy Waldron

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