Arguing About War

@inproceedings{Walzer2004ArguingAW,
  title={Arguing About War},
  author={Michael Walzer},
  year={2004}
}
Michael Walzer is one of the world's most eminent philosophers on the subject of war and ethics. Now, for the first time since his classic Just and Unjust Wars was published almost three decades ago, this volume brings together his most provocative arguments about contemporary military conflicts and the ethical issues they raise.The essays in the book are divided into three sections. The first deals with issues such as humanitarian intervention, emergency ethics, and terrorism. The second… 
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