Journals Higher Education



Published: 28 February 2014

256 Pages

9.21 x 6.14 inches

ISBN: 9780748645756

Bookseller Code (06)

The Ethics of Armed Conflict

A Cosmopolitan Just War Theory

First Edition

John W. Lango

Published by Edinburgh University Press

  • Discusses the just cause, last resort, proportionality and non-combatant immunity principles in depth
  • Considers topics including moral dilemmas, legitimate authority, deterrence, escalation, intelligence, drone strikes, no-fly zones, and peace agreements
  • Draws on recent real-world cases such as Afghanistan, Darfur, Libya and South Sudan

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