Contemporary Moral Problems: War and Terrorism / Edition 1

Contemporary Moral Problems: War and Terrorism / Edition 1

by James E. White
     
 

ISBN-10: 053460840X

ISBN-13: 9780534608408

Pub. Date: 03/01/2002

Publisher: Cengage Learning

An excerpted chapter of White's CONTEMPORARY MORAL PROBLEMS, Seventh Edition, this brief anthology provides readers with a ready means of exploring the ethics of war and terrorism. Supported with problem cases, and illuminating introductory essay, and study questions this text will engage students in one of the most crucial moral debates of our time. Readings

Overview

An excerpted chapter of White's CONTEMPORARY MORAL PROBLEMS, Seventh Edition, this brief anthology provides readers with a ready means of exploring the ethics of war and terrorism. Supported with problem cases, and illuminating introductory essay, and study questions this text will engage students in one of the most crucial moral debates of our time. Readings representing divergent viewpoints will challenge them to develop their own critical positions. This text is available either as a standalone reader or can be bundled with any other Wadsworth title.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780534608408
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
03/01/2002
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
80
Product dimensions:
72.50(w) x 90.00(h) x 2.50(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction. 1. Lackey: Pacifism. 2. O'Brien: The Conduct of Just and Limited War. 3. Khatchadourian: The Morality of Terrorism. 4. Calhoun: The Terrorist's Tacit Message. 5. Khadduri: The Doctrine of Jihad. Problem Cases. Suggested Readings.

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