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Author Sze, Jennifer Ang Mei.

Title Sartre and the Moral Limits of War and Terrorism
Published New York : Routledge, ©2010
Florence : Routledge, 2010
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Description 1 online resource (247 pages)
Series Studies in philosophy
Studies in philosophy (New York, N.Y.)
Contents Theoretical framework -- Existential human reality -- Violence and counter-violence -- Terrorizing the other: terror-fraternity and terrorism -- Responding to 9/11: counter-violence and preemptive war -- Reflection and invention when morality has fallen -- Limits of democracy
Summary Looking at Jean-Paul Sartre's works on ethics and politics, this book examines the relevancy and importance Sartre holds for contemporary concerns including the reactionary nature of terrorism, the extremity of counter-violence, and the limitations of democratization efforts in our post-9/11 era
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 231-234) and index
Notes Description based on publisher supplied metadata and other sources
Subject Sartre, Jean-Paul, 1905-1980.
Sartre, Jean-Paul, 1905-1980.
Terrorism -- Moral and ethical aspects.
War -- Moral and ethical aspects.
Terrorism -- Moral and ethical aspects.
War -- Moral and ethical aspects.
Form Electronic book
Author University of Queensland
ISBN 9781135271947