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Just War

Simon Caney

in Justice Beyond Borders: A Global Political Theory

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
April 2005
ISBN:
9780198293507
eISBN:
9780191602337
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/019829350X.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

The aim of this chapter is to analyse a number of prominent views concerning the nature of a just war and, having criticized them, to outline the account of a just war that follows from a ... More


Beyond “Compassion and Humanity”: Justice for Nonhuman Animals

Martha C. Nussbaum

in Animal Rights: Current Debates and New Directions

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780195305104
eISBN:
9780199850556
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195305104.003.0015
Subject:
Political Science, Environmental Politics

This chapter discusses the application of the capabilities approach to the question of animal rights. It explains that this approach provides better theoretical guidance on the issue of animal ... More


Tod’s Romantic approach as opposed to James Mill’s Utilitarian approach to British government in India

Florence D’Souza

in Knowledge, mediation and empire: James Tod's journeys among the Rajputs

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780719090806
eISBN:
9781781708576
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719090806.003.0006
Subject:
History, Imperialism and Colonialism

James Mill (1773-1836) never visited India, adhered to Jeremy Bentham’s rational, utilitarian philosophy and in his History of British India (1817), attributed India’s “low” and “rude” state of ... More


Imagined Pasts, Identity, and Ethnicity in Religious Change

Manoela Carpenedo

in Becoming Jewish, Believing in Jesus: Judaizing Evangelicals in Brazil

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780190086923
eISBN:
9780190086954
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190086923.003.0005
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter explains why this community’s attempts at Christian reformation have taken them down to the path of Judaism. By exploring themes related to imagined pasts, identity, and ethnicity, it ... More


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