ISBN-10:
0521457572
ISBN-13:
9780521457576
Pub. Date:
08/27/1993
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Traditions of International Ethics / Edition 1

Traditions of International Ethics / Edition 1

by Terry Nardin, David R. MapelTerry Nardin

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Overview

This is the first comprehensive study of how different ethical traditions deal with the central moral problems of international affairs. Using the organizing concept of a tradition, it shows that ethics offers many different languages for moral debate rather than a set of unified doctrines. Each chapter describes the central concepts, premises, vocabulary, and history of a particular tradition and explains how that tradition has dealt with a set of recurring ethical issues in international relations. Such issues include national self-determination, the use of force in armed intervention or nuclear deterrence, and global distributive justice.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780521457576
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 08/27/1993
Series: Cambridge Studies in International Relations , #17
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 344
Product dimensions: 5.79(w) x 8.98(h) x 1.06(d)

Table of Contents

1. Ethical traditions in international affairs Terry Nardin; 2. The tradition of international law Murray Forsyth; 3. The declaratory tradition in modern international law Dorothy V. Jones; 4. Classical realism Steven Forde; 5. Twentieth century realism Jack Donnelly; 6. Natural law and international ethics Joseph Boyle; 7. Kant's global rationalism Thomas Donaldson; 8. Utilitarianism and international ethics Anthony Ellis; 9. The contractarian tradition and international ethics David R. Mapel; 10. Liberalism and international reform Michael Joseph Smith; 11. Marxism and international ethics Chris Brown; 12. The idea of rights in international ethics R. J. Vincent; 13. Biblical argument in international ethics Michael G. Cartwright; 14. Convergence and divergence in international ethics David R. Mapel and Terry Nardin.

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