The Just War In The Middle Ages

Author: Frederick H. Russell
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521292764
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Professor Russell attempts to correlate theories of the just war with political and intellectual development in the Middle Ages.

Ethics Nationalism And Just War

Author: Henrik Syse
Publisher: CUA Press
ISBN: 0813215021
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The book covers a wide range of topics and raises issues rarely touched on in the ethics-of-war literature, such as environmental concerns and the responsibility of bystanders.

From Presumption To Prudence In Just War Rationality

Author: Kevin Carnahan
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 1351999451
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Ramsey, The Just War: Force and Political Responsibility (Lanham, MD:
Rowman and Littlefield, 2002), 275. Paul Ramsey, Who Speaks for the Church? (
Nashville, TN: Abingdon Press, 1967), 153. Johnson, “Thinking Morally About
War in the Middle Ages and Today,” in Ethics, Nationalism, and Just War:
Medieval and Contemporary Perspectives, ed. Henrik Syse and Gregory M.
Reichberg (Washington, DC: Catholic University of America Press, 2007), 5, 3–
10. Johnson, “Thinking ...

Christians And War

Author: A. James Reimer
Publisher: Fortress Press
ISBN: 1451403372
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James Reimer offers a fair presentation of the three classical Christian attitudes toward war: crusading or holy war, just war, and pacifism.

Thomas Aquinas On War And Peace

Author: Gregory M. Reichberg
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1107019907
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The first book-length study of Aquinas's teaching on just war, its antecedents, and its reception by subsequent thinkers.

The Laws Of War In The Late Middle Ages

Author: Maurice Keen
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317397584
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This book, originally published in 1965, examines this soldiers’ code, to understand its rules and how they were enforced. How did a soldier sue for ransom money if his prisoner would not pay it, and before what court?

Just Wars And Moral Victories

Author: David Whetham
Publisher: BRILL
ISBN: 9004171533
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Surprise, Deception and the Normative Framework of European War in the Later
CONTEXT Before it is possible to examine the laws or codes of behaviour that
were accepted or expected to govern the conduct of warfare in the Middle Ages, it
is necessary to provide the context within which those restrictions (if they existed)
operated. This chapter will explore the origins and development of the medieval
Just ...

War And Combat 1150 1270

Author: Catherine Hanley
Publisher: DS Brewer
ISBN: 9780859917810
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As Russell notes, 'theories of the just war arose out of the need to justify warfare
on juridical, moral and especially religious grounds. Indeed, religious
foundations motivated many "just" wars, and religion has often served the
political purposes of a war.'2 It is no coincidence that during our period there was
an upsurge in the numbers of those studying and writing upon the subject of the
just war. Theories on the just war The earliest medieval texts on the just war had
been written in the ...

Shakespeare And The Just War Tradition

Author: Paola Pugliatti
Publisher: Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.
ISBN: 9780754659273
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The book re-reads Shakespeare's representations of war in light of both the changing historical and political contexts in which they were produced and of Shakespeare's possible connection with the culture and ideology of the European just ...

The Just War Tradition

Author: J. Daryl Charles
Publisher: Open Road Media
ISBN: 1480492981
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How can the same tradition lead to such sharply opposing conclusions? What is the just war tradition, and why is it important today? Authors David D. Corey and J. Daryl Charles answer those questions in this insightful exploration.