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The Resource Moral dilemmas of modern war : torture, assassination, and blackmail in an age of asymmetric conflict, Michael L. Gross

Moral dilemmas of modern war : torture, assassination, and blackmail in an age of asymmetric conflict, Michael L. Gross

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Moral dilemmas of modern war : torture, assassination, and blackmail in an age of asymmetric conflict
Title
Moral dilemmas of modern war
Title remainder
torture, assassination, and blackmail in an age of asymmetric conflict
Statement of responsibility
Michael L. Gross
Title variation
Torture, assassination, and blackmail in an age of asymmetric conflict
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Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
IT-FiEUI
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1954-
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Gross, Michael L.
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • War
  • Military ethics
  • Military interrogation
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Moral dilemmas of modern war : torture, assassination, and blackmail in an age of asymmetric conflict, Michael L. Gross
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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volume
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  • nc
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rdacarrier.
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text
Content type code
  • txt
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rdacontent.
Contents
Torture, assassination, and blackmail in modern, asymmetric conflict -- Friends, foes or brothers in arms : the puzzle of combatant equality -- Dilemmas and paradoxes of combatancy -- Shooting to kill : the paradox of prohibited weapons -- Shooting to stun : the paradox of nonlethal warfare -- Murder, self-defense or execution : the dilemma of assassination -- Human dignity or human life : the dilemmas of torture -- Dilemmas and paradoxes of noncombatancy -- Blackmailing the innocent : the dilemma of noncombatant immunity -- Killing the innocent : the dilemma of terror -- Risking our lives to save others : the paradox (and dilemma) of humanitarian intervention -- Torture, assassination, and blackmail : new norms for asymmetric conflict
Control code
FIEb16165949
Dimensions
83 cm.
Extent
xiii, 321 pages
Isbn
9780521685108
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)971005934
Label
Moral dilemmas of modern war : torture, assassination, and blackmail in an age of asymmetric conflict, Michael L. Gross
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Torture, assassination, and blackmail in modern, asymmetric conflict -- Friends, foes or brothers in arms : the puzzle of combatant equality -- Dilemmas and paradoxes of combatancy -- Shooting to kill : the paradox of prohibited weapons -- Shooting to stun : the paradox of nonlethal warfare -- Murder, self-defense or execution : the dilemma of assassination -- Human dignity or human life : the dilemmas of torture -- Dilemmas and paradoxes of noncombatancy -- Blackmailing the innocent : the dilemma of noncombatant immunity -- Killing the innocent : the dilemma of terror -- Risking our lives to save others : the paradox (and dilemma) of humanitarian intervention -- Torture, assassination, and blackmail : new norms for asymmetric conflict
Control code
FIEb16165949
Dimensions
83 cm.
Extent
xiii, 321 pages
Isbn
9780521685108
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)971005934

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