Ethics and the laws of war : the moral justification of legal norms / Antony Lamb.
Routledge : Milton Park, Abingdon, Oxon, 2013.
158 pages ; 25 cm.
Contemporary security studies.
Formatted Contents Note
Rights, rules and consequences Challenges to the 'rule consequentialism' concept of laws concerning actions in conflict Noncombatant immunity, non-uniformed combatants and illegitimate combatants Dual-use facilities, asymmetric conflict The right of national defence Humanitarian intervention Preventive war The jus ad bellum 'legitimate authority' requirement Consensus on the grounds of the laws.
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