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Outsourcing war : the just war tradition in the age of military privatization / Amy E. Eckert.

By: Eckert, Amy [author.].
Material type: TextTextSeries: JSTOR eBooks.Publisher: Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2016Description: 1 online resource.Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781501703577; 1501703579.Subject(s): Private military companies -- Moral and ethical aspects | Private security services -- Moral and ethical aspects | Mercenary troops -- Moral and ethical aspects | Just war doctrine | Military ethics | War -- Moral and ethical aspectsAdditional physical formats: Print version:: Outsourcing warDDC classification: 172/.42 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
The just war tradition and the new market for private force -- The state system and the evolution of the just war tradition -- Jus ad bellum principles and privatized war -- Privatization and the normative challenge to jus in bello rules -- The ethics of war, the market for private force, and the public/private divide.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

The just war tradition and the new market for private force -- The state system and the evolution of the just war tradition -- Jus ad bellum principles and privatized war -- Privatization and the normative challenge to jus in bello rules -- The ethics of war, the market for private force, and the public/private divide.

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<p>Amy E. Eckert is Associate Professor of Political Science at Metropolitan State University of Denver. She is coeditor of The Future of Just War and Rethinking the 21st Century: "New" Problems, "Old" Solutions .</p>

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