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Just War Reconsidered: Strategy, Ethics, and Theory

James M. Dubik

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780813168296
eISBN:
9780813168432
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813168296.001.0001
Subject:
History, Military History

Recent military conflicts in Afghanistan and Iraq have reminded Americans that war is a multidimensional phenomenon involving much more than tangible considerations such as technology, logistics, and ... More


War without Virtue?

Robert Sparrow

in Killing by Remote Control: The Ethics of an Unmanned Military

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199926121
eISBN:
9780199345656
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199926121.003.0005
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy, General

A number of recent and influential accounts of military ethics have argued that there exists a distinctive “role morality” for members of the armed services—a “warrior code.” A “good warrior” is a ... More


Classifying Military Personnel as a Vulnerable Population

Efthimios Parasidis

in Human Subjects Research Regulation: Perspectives on the Future

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780262027465
eISBN:
9780262320825
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262027465.003.0007
Subject:
Biology, Bioethics

The U.S. military has a long and checkered history of research involving human subjects. Although federal guidelines and military directives provide service members with procedural safeguards, the ... More


Drone Warfare and Military Ethics

Martin L. Dr. Cook

in Drones and the Future of Armed Conflict: Ethical, Legal, and Strategic Implications

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780226258058
eISBN:
9780226258195
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226258195.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter explores the use of drone technology from the perspective of professional military ethics, asking when and how drone use is consistent with achieving legitimate and ethically permissible ... More


Valor’s Vices: Against a State Duty to Risk Forces in Armed Conflict

Peter Margulies

in Counterinsurgency Law: New Directions in Asymmetric Warfare

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780199941445
eISBN:
9780190260170
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199941445.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter examines the supposed duty to risk state forces in armed conflicts when, for example, a state chooses to use air power to minimize risk to its own troops. It begins with an overview of ... More


Binary Bullets: The Ethics of Cyberwarfare

Fritz Allhoff, Adam Henschke, and Bradley Jay Strawser (eds)

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
December 2015
ISBN:
9780190221072
eISBN:
9780190221102
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190221072.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy, General

Philosophical and ethical discussions of warfare are often tied to emerging technologies and techniques. Today we are presented with what many believe is a radical shift in the nature of war—the ... More


The Deaths of Combatants: Superfluous Injury and Unnecessary Suffering in Contemporary Warfare

Michael L Gross

in Weighing Lives in War

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780198796176
eISBN:
9780191837272
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198796176.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, Public International Law

Although there are few restrictions on killing combatants, the contemporary law of war bans weapons that cause superfluous injury and unnecessary suffering. Because military necessity and ... More


Law and Morality at War

Adil Ahmad Haque

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
March 2017
ISBN:
9780199687398
eISBN:
9780191767180
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199687398.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Comparative Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This book integrates legal analysis and moral philosophy. It seeks to defend, interpret, implement, and reform the law of armed conflict. It argues that the law of armed conflict should provide ... More


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