Journal of Business Ethics 8 (2-3):173 - 175 (1989)
|Abstract||Is the vision of global peace utopian, given that a record 22 wars killed an estimated 244 000 people in 1987 alone? This important issue is addressed from the perspective of a physician and medical educator. The paper focuses on the destructive powers of nuclear war and the biological, genetic and environmental consequences of ionizing radiation and the futility of the nuclear arms race. Priority is given to nuclear disarmament and the prevention of nuclear war. The effects of nuclear fallout, as well as concerns about nuclear energy, leaks and wastage are considered, and a global prescription for change is advocated.|
|Keywords||No keywords specified (fix it)|
|Through your library||Configure|
Similar books and articles
Keith Ward (1983). The Just War and Nuclear Arms. In Francis Bridger (ed.), The Cross and the Bomb: Christian Ethics and the Nuclear Debate. Mowbray.
Francis Bridger (ed.) (1983). The Cross and the Bomb: Christian Ethics and the Nuclear Debate. Mowbray.
Marinus H. van Uzendoorn (1990). The Relation of Moral Judgement to Authoritarianism, Sexism, Ethnocentrism, and Concern About Nuclear War. Journal of Moral Education 19 (1):38-47.
Joanna Santa Barbara (1989). Global Peace as a Professional Concern, III. Journal of Business Ethics 8 (2-3):177 - 178.
Alan Schwerin (ed.) (2002). Bertrand Russell on Nuclear War, Peace, and Language: Critical and Historical Essays. Praeger.
Michael Allen Fox (1987). Nuclear Weapons and the Ultimate Environmental Crisis. Environmental Ethics 9 (2):159-179.
Thomas L. Perry (1989). Global Peace as a Professional Concern, I. Journal of Business Ethics 8 (2-3):167 - 171.
Sorry, there are not enough data points to plot this chart.
Added to index2009-01-28
Total downloads1 ( #274,830 of 549,087 )
Recent downloads (6 months)0
How can I increase my downloads?