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The Moral Challenge of Radical Asymmetry

Neil C. Renic

in Asymmetric Killing: Risk Avoidance, Just War, and the Warrior Ethos

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780198851462
eISBN:
9780191886065
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198851462.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter summarizes the main contentions of the book. This begins with an examination of the enduring role of reciprocal risk in the nature of war, followed by its more specific role in the moral ... More


Asymmetric Killing: Risk Avoidance, Just War, and the Warrior Ethos

Neil C. Renic

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780198851462
eISBN:
9780191886065
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198851462.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This book offers an engaging and historically informed account of the moral challenge of radically asymmetric violence—warfare conducted by one party in the near-complete absence of physical risk, ... More


Reciprocity and Just Conduct in War

Neil C. Renic

in Asymmetric Killing: Risk Avoidance, Just War, and the Warrior Ethos

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780198851462
eISBN:
9780191886065
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198851462.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter locates the role of reciprocal risk within the Just War Tradition. This begins with the ‘conventionalist’ account of the moral right to kill. The chapter then considers the most recent ... More


Introduction: The Moral Limits of Asymmetric Killing

Neil C. Renic

in Asymmetric Killing: Risk Avoidance, Just War, and the Warrior Ethos

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780198851462
eISBN:
9780191886065
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198851462.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This introductory chapter sets out the scope of the analysis to be covered in the book. It introduces the subject of radical asymmetry, clarifies the theoretical and empirical dimensions of the ... More


Conclusion

Neil C. Renic

in Asymmetric Killing: Risk Avoidance, Just War, and the Warrior Ethos

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780198851462
eISBN:
9780191886065
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198851462.003.0009
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This concluding chapter revisits the main contentions of the book. This will commence with an overview of the significance and implications of the moral challenge of radical asymmetry. The broader ... More


Military Sniping

Neil C. Renic

in Asymmetric Killing: Risk Avoidance, Just War, and the Warrior Ethos

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780198851462
eISBN:
9780191886065
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198851462.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter explores the asymmetry-challenge of military sniping. It first provides a historical overview of the practice, beginning with early forms of ranged killing and concluding with the ... More


War, Technology, and Conceptual Change

Ian Clark

in Waging War: A New Philosophical Introduction

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780198724650
eISBN:
9780191792212
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198724650.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Political Theory

There are a number of contemporary developments in relation to military technology that have sparked rich debates. However, the argument in this chapter is that these developments are not simply and ... More


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