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Author Walen, Alec, author.

Title The mechanics of claims and permissible killing in war / Alec D. Walen.

Published New York, NY : Oxford University Press, [2019]


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  172.42 WALE    AVAILABLE
1 copy ordered for UniM Bail on 24-04-2019.
Physical description xvii, 242 pages ; 25 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-231) and index.
Contents Basic premises and method -- A theory of rights -- Putting the mechanics of claims in perspective -- Avoiding a misplaced emphasis on intentions -- Innocent threats versus innocent bystanders -- From innocent threats to noncombatants innocently aiding unjust combatants -- Negative agent-claims and the agent-patient inference -- Intervening agency and the right of non-sacrifice.
Subject Self-defense (International law) -- Philosophy.
Self-defense (Law) -- Philosophy.
ISBN 9780190872045 (hc ;) (alk. paper)
0190872047 (hc ;) (alk. paper)