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.

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.

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 ...

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?

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.

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.

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
Middle Ages David Whetham. CHAPTER TWO METAPHYSICAL AND MORAL
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 ...