Ethics And The Gulf War: Religion, Rhetoric, And Righteousness, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Ethics And The Gulf War

Religion, Rhetoric, And Righteousness, 1st Edition

By Kenneth L. Vaux

Routledge

188 pages

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This book elucidates the great just war traditions of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam, evaluating the key events of the war in light of the religious rhetoric. It is fascinating for scholars and laypersons coming to this subject from almost any area of interest.

Table of Contents

1. An Introduction to Just War Ethics 2. War Chronicle: The Ethics of the War over Kuwait 3. War Ethics in Israel: Biblical and Modern Perspectives 4. Islam, Jihad, and Iraq's Holy War 5. Christian Traditions of Pacifism and Just War 6. Secular Just War Theory 7. Justice, Peace, and the Future of War

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SOC000000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / General
SOC026000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Sociology / General