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Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Christian moral & pastoral theology,
  • Ethics & moral philosophy,
  • International relations,
  • Warfare & Defence,
  • War,
  • Religion,
  • Religion - Church History,
  • Christian Theology - Ethics,
  • Christianity - General,
  • Religion / Christianity,
  • Christianity - Theology - Ethics,
  • Christianity,
  • Religious aspects

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages150
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7765587M
ISBN 100521831385
ISBN 109780521831383

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This book does a good job of returning to a classic understanding of the theory of a just war. However, the author makes some large assumptions about the state of humanity and forgets that we are incapable of perceiving justice in a manner that is in a state of grace without the flaws of sin and subjective judgment.   THE JUST WAR REVISITED. by. 02 November ADDRESSING his book in a dedicatory preface to Rowan Williams as both Archbishop of Canterbury and a former colleague, Oliver O’Donovan has given us, in these four papers and an afterword on the build-up to the recent Iraq war, what he envisages as "a proposal for doing justice in the theatre.   Buy The Just War Revisited (Current Issues in Theology) by O'Donovan, Oliver (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Free UK delivery on eligible orders.4/5(1). The Just War Revisited (Current Issues in Theology Book 2) eBook: Oliver O'Donovan: : Kindle Store.

Leading political theologian Oliver O'Donovan takes a fresh look at some traditional moral arguments about war. Christians differ widely on this issue. The book re-examines questions of contemporary urgency, including the use of biological and nuclear weapons, military intervention, economic sanctions, war-crimes trials, and the role of the UN.   His new book is titled Just War Reconsidered: Strategy, Ethics, J. Bryan Hehir of Harvard University, and Ambassador James Jeffrey of the Washington Institute for Near East Policy for Just War Revisited, a panel discussion on just war theory in the 21st century. Updated: Aug Title: The Just War Revisited Format: Hardcover Product dimensions: pages, X X in Shipping dimensions: pages, X X in Published: Octo Publisher: Cambridge University Press Language: English. The Just War Revisited (Current Issues in Theology) Book Title:The Just War Revisited (Current Issues in Theology) With Christian views differing widely on the morality of war, this book seriously reexamines ethical questions of contemporary urgency.