How Is a Man to Decide? Unjust Combatants, Duress and McMahan’s Killing in War

Journal of Military Ethics 18 (2):110-128 (2019)
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ABSTRACTJeff McMahan’s much-discussed work Killing in War is an important part of the revisionist school of just war studies. This paper avoids discussion of McMahan’s use of human rights and exami...



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