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Just war, lasting peace

Just war, lasting peace

what Christian traditions can teach us

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Published by Orbis Books in Maryknoll, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • War -- Religious aspects -- Christianity.,
  • Just war doctrine.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statement[edited by] John Kleiderer, Paula Minaert, and Mark Mossa.
    ContributionsKleiderer, John., Minaert, Paula., Mossa, Mark.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBT736.2 .J875 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3416807M
    ISBN 109781570756528
    LC Control Number2005033075

    Just and peace-promoting war efforts are exceedingly rare in human history. This is the reason why nearly every major figure in the just war tradition, from Augustine and Aquinas to Grotius and Walzer, has argued that warfare is only ever justified as a LAST RESORT. "The term 'just war' is employed to refer in a shorthand way to the set of norms or criteria for assessing whether a government's recourse to force is morally justified. The just-war tradition is expressed in many forms: in international law, in the codes of conduct of national military forces, in moral philosophy and theology, in church teaching.

    Hugo Grotius, On the Law of War and Peace, 7 imports a disunion of minds; just as by the term, they meant the dissolution of the parts of the body. Nor does the use of the word, war, contradict this larger acceptation of it. For though some times it is only applied to the quarrels of states,File Size: KB. Co-Author of A Global Security System: An Alternative to War (, , , ). War Is Never Just () — This book builds a case that the time has come to set behind us the idea that a war can ever be just. This critique of “Just War” theory finds the criteria such theories use to be either unmeasurable, unachievable, or.

    In order to bring about the final state of inner peace and adulthood of these protagonists, the author now shows each stage of inner war as his characters strive to meet their destiny. Previous Book VII. INTRODUCTION Peace has always been among humanity's highest values--for some, supreme. Consider: "Peace at any price." 1 "The most disadvantageous peace is better than the most just war." 2 "Peace is more important than all justice." 3 "I prefer the most unjust peace to the justest war that was ever waged." 4 "There never was a good war or a bad peace.".


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Just war, lasting peace: what Christian traditions can teach us. [John Kleiderer; Paula Minaert; Mark Mossa;] -- More than 50 theologians, peace activists, military experts, public policy analysts, and media commentators gathered together to discuss what a just war really is and how the theory applies to the.

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