Innocent Civilians: The Morality of Killing in War Colm McKeogh

ISBN: 9781280220128

Published: December 13th 2012

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200 pages


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Innocent Civilians: The Morality of Killing in War  by  Colm McKeogh

Innocent Civilians: The Morality of Killing in War by Colm McKeogh
December 13th 2012 | ebook | PDF, EPUB, FB2, DjVu, audiobook, mp3, ZIP | 200 pages | ISBN: 9781280220128 | 7.23 Mb

Why is it that soldiers may be killed in war but civilians may not be killed? By tracing the evolution of the principle of non combatant immunity in Western thought from its medieval religious origins to its modern legal status, Colm McKeogh attemptsMoreWhy is it that soldiers may be killed in war but civilians may not be killed? By tracing the evolution of the principle of non combatant immunity in Western thought from its medieval religious origins to its modern legal status, Colm McKeogh attempts to answer this question.

In doing so he highlights the unsuccessful attempts to reconcile warfare with our civilizations most fundamental principles of justice.



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