New Wars and New Soldiers: Military Ethics in the Contemporary World

New Wars and New Soldiers: Military Ethics in the Contemporary World

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ISBN-13: 9781409489290
Publisher: Ashgate Publishing Ltd
Publication date: 03/28/2013
Series: Military and Defence Ethics
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
File size: 17 MB
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About the Author

Paolo Tripodi, Marine Corps University, USA and Jessica Wolfendale, West Virginia University, USA

Paolo Tripodi, Jessica Wolfendale. Stephen Coleman. C.A.J. (Tony) Coady, Gerhard Øverland. David Lefkowitz, Nicholas Evans. Robotic weapons and the future of war, Robert Sparrow, Uwe Steinhoff. George R. Lucas Jr, Deane-Peter Baker. J. Peter Bradley. Rebecca J. Johnson. Peter Olsthoorn.


Table of Contents

Contents: Introduction, Paolo Tripodi and Jessica Wolfendale; Part I New Visions of Just War Theory: 'New wars', terrorism, and just war theory, Jessica Wolfendale; Just war, irregular war, and terrorism, Stephen Coleman; The jus post bellum, C.A.J. (Tony) Coady. Part II Humanitarian Intervention: High-fliers: who should bear the risk of humanitarian intervention?, Gerhard Øverland; On a duty of humanitarian intervention, David Lefkowitz. Part III New Technologies in the Battlefield: Emerging military technologies: a case study in neurowarfare, Nicholas Evans; Robotic weapons and the future of war, Robert Sparrow. Part IV New Actors in the Battlefield: Ethics and mercenaries, Uwe Steinhoff; Ethics and the human terrain: the ethics of military anthropology, George R. Lucas Jr; To whom does a private military commander owe allegiance?, Deane-Peter Baker. Part V Combat Behavior and Training: Deconstructing the evil zone: how ordinary individuals can commit atrocities, Paolo Tripodi; Psychological foundations of unethical actions in military operations, J. Peter Bradley; Moral formation of the strategic corporal, Rebecca J. Johnson; Loyalty and professionalization in the military, Peter Olsthoorn; Index.


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