Rettferdig krig? - Om militærmakt, etikk og idealer [Just War? Military Force, Ethics and Ideals]

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Syse, Henrik (2003) Rettferdig krig? - Om militærmakt, etikk og idealer [Just War? Military Force, Ethics and Ideals]. : .

Can war ever be justified? If so, what is required? In Rettferdig Krig, Henrik Syse guides the reader through the philosophical framework of the ethics of war in a comprehensible manner. Throughout, he points out critical questions for contemporary leaders who want to use war to make the world a more peaceful place.

In this book, philosopher and peace reasearcher Henrik Syse addresses current debates on peace and war. Can war ever be justified? If so, what is required? In Rettferdig Krig, Henrik Syse guides the reader through the philosophical framework of the ethics of war in a comprehensible manner. Throughout, he points out critical questions for contemporary leaders who want to use war to make the world a more peaceful place.

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Henrik Syse

Henrik Syse

Research Professor. Editor, Journal of Military Ethics