Religion, War, and Ethics

On the Ethics of War: New Sourcebook of Textual Traditions


24 June 2014

Religion, War, and Ethics

​​Published by Cambridge University Press, PRIO researchers Gregory M. Reichberg & Henrik Syse, with Nicole M. Hartwell, have edited a collection of primary sources from the world's major religions on the ethics of war.

​Each​ chapter brings together annotated texts - scriptual, theological, ethical, and legal - from a variety of historical periods that reflect each tradition's response to perennial questions about the nature of war: When, if ever, is recourse to arms morally justifiable?

Read more about the book on the publishers website​​.

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