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The Resource Defending humanity : when force is justified and why, George P. Fletcher and Jens David Ohlin

Defending humanity : when force is justified and why, George P. Fletcher and Jens David Ohlin

Label
Defending humanity : when force is justified and why
Title
Defending humanity
Title remainder
when force is justified and why
Statement of responsibility
George P. Fletcher and Jens David Ohlin
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In Defending Humanity, internationally acclaimed legal scholar George P. Fletcher and Jens David Ohlin, a leading expert on international criminal law, tackle one of the most important and controversial questions of our time: When is war justified? When a nation is attacked, few would deny that it has the right to respond with force. But what about preemptive and preventive wars, or crossing another state's border to stop genocide? Was Israel justified in initiating the Six Day War, and was NATO's intervention in Kosovo legal? What about the U.S. invasion of Iraq?. In their provocative new boo
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fletcher, George P
Dewey number
355.0201
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
JZ6385
LC item number
.F54 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Ohlin, Jens David
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • War
  • War
  • Intervention (International law)
  • Preemptive attack (Military science)
  • Security, International
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING
  • HISTORY
  • Intervention (International law)
  • Preemptive attack (Military science)
  • Security, International
  • War
  • War
  • Krieg
  • Intervention
  • Präventivkrieg
  • Sicherheitspolitik
  • Krieg
  • Intervention (Völkerrecht)
  • Sicherheit
  • Präventivkrieg
  • Militärische Intervention
Label
Defending humanity : when force is justified and why, George P. Fletcher and Jens David Ohlin
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-257) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Murder among nations -- How to talk about self-defense -- A theory of legitimate defense -- The six elements of legitimate defense -- Excusing international aggression -- Humanitarian intervention -- Preemptive and preventitive wars -- The collective dimension of war
Control code
221652236
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 268 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780195183085
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
116258
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)221652236
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Defending humanity : when force is justified and why, George P. Fletcher and Jens David Ohlin
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-257) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Murder among nations -- How to talk about self-defense -- A theory of legitimate defense -- The six elements of legitimate defense -- Excusing international aggression -- Humanitarian intervention -- Preemptive and preventitive wars -- The collective dimension of war
Control code
221652236
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 268 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780195183085
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
116258
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)221652236
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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