This is a timely philosophical treatment of the current wave of international terrorism and armed conflicts around the world and the dangers they represent. The book discusses: * The ethical significance of September 11th and its aftermath * The causes of new wars in the politics of identity * When armed force in pursuit of political goals is justified * Whether Just War Theory is adequate for assessing and regulating contemporary conflicts * How terrorism should be combatted * How external intervention and war crimes ...

New Terror, New Wars 2003, Georgetown University Press, Washington

ISBN-13: 9780878403455

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New Terror, New Wars 2003, Edinburgh University Press, Edinburgh

ISBN-13: 9780748616145