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Title A matter of principle : humanitarian arguments for war in Iraq / edited by Thomas Cushman
Published Berkeley, Calif. ; London : University of California Press, 2005


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Description xii, 372 pages ; 23 cm
Contents Introduction: The liberal-humanitarian case for the war in Iraq / Thomas Cushman -- Reconsidering regime change -- The case for regime change / Christopher Hitchens -- Liberal legacies, Europe's totalitarian era and the Iraq war: historical conjectures and comparisons / Jeffrey Herf -- "Regime change": the case of Iraq / Jan Narveson -- In the murk of it: the Iraq crisis reconsidered / Mitchell Cohen -- Philosophical arguments -- National interest and international law / Roger Scruton -- Just war against an outlaw region / Mehdi Mozaffari -- Moral arguments and the war in Iraq: sovereignty, feasibility, agency, and consequences / Daniel Kofman -- Critiques of the left -- A friendly drink in a time of war / Paul Berman -- Wielding the moral club / Ian Buruma -- Peace, human rights, and the moral choices of the churches / Jan Faber -- Ethical correctness and the decline of the left / Jonathan Ree -- Pages from a daily journal of argument / Norman Geras -- Liberal realism o[trunc]
Notes Formerly CIP. Uk
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Iraq War, 2003-2011 -- Moral and ethical aspects.
Author Cushman, Thomas, 1959-
LC no. 2004027416
ISBN 0520244869 (hbk)
0520245555 (paperback)
Other Titles Humanitarian arguments for war in Iraq