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The Resource First strike : America, terrorism, and moral tradition, Mark Totten

First strike : America, terrorism, and moral tradition, Mark Totten

Label
First strike : America, terrorism, and moral tradition
Title
First strike
Title remainder
America, terrorism, and moral tradition
Statement of responsibility
Mark Totten
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Can the use of force first against a less-than-imminent threat be both morally acceptable and consistent with American values? This book offers historical examination of the use of preemptive and preventive force through the lens of the just war tradition
Cataloging source
E7B
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1974-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Totten, Mark
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Terrorism
  • Just war doctrine
  • War
  • HISTORY
  • Just war doctrine
  • Terrorism
  • War
  • United States
Label
First strike : America, terrorism, and moral tradition, Mark Totten
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
The turn toward prevention -- "Against our traditions"? -- Just war at home in America -- Early modern rivals -- Anticipation in a state of nature -- Evolution and eclipse -- Revision -- Behind Webster's rule -- Beyond Webster's rule
Control code
ocn808346512
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 218 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780300168648
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt112mw3
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)808346512
Label
First strike : America, terrorism, and moral tradition, Mark Totten
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
The turn toward prevention -- "Against our traditions"? -- Just war at home in America -- Early modern rivals -- Anticipation in a state of nature -- Evolution and eclipse -- Revision -- Behind Webster's rule -- Beyond Webster's rule
Control code
ocn808346512
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 218 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780300168648
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt112mw3
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)808346512

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