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The Ethics of War in Asian Civilizations

A Comparative Perspective

by Torkel Brekke

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Published by Routledge .
Written in English


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Number of Pages211
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ISBN 100415342929
ISBN 109780415342926

ETHICS OF CIVILIZATION is organized chronologically and regionally by cultures. The geographical areas used are the Mideast & Africa, South Asia, East Asia, Europe, and America. As of eighteen volumes have been published. The other titles are an estimated plan. My goal is to complete the whole series of 40 volumes before I die. Ethics, the philosophical discipline concerned with what is morally good and bad and morally right and wrong. Its subject consists of fundamental issues of practical decision making, and its major concerns include the nature of ultimate value and the standards by which human actions can be morally evaluated.

  Reed Robert Bonadonna, Soldiers and Civilization: How the Profession of Arms Thought and Fought the Modern World into Existence (Naval Institute Press, ) Retired Marine Col. Reed Bonadonna’s new book, Soldiers and Civilization, makes a remarkably bold claim right in its subtitle: that the profession of arms “thought and fought the modern world into existence.” [ ]. In certain cases, where there is a clash of differing civilizations, a war of self-defence may be justified on the same grounds as a war of principle. I think, however, that, even as a matter of practical politics, the principle of non-resistance contains an immense measure of wisdom if .

Learn asian civilization with free interactive flashcards. Choose from different sets of asian civilization flashcards on Quizlet.   Or the relationship could degenerate into a cold war, which would be in the interest of neither the United States nor China. A U.S.-China cold war .


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(I) The Central Problem of the Ethics of War and Peace: When, If Ever, Is War a Better Option than Peace. When, If Ever, Is War Anything Besides Organized Crime.

(II) Moral Dilemmas of War and Peace. Two Case Studies: (1) An Argument that. Focus: Students are introduced to the continent of Asia and its two most populous countries, India and ts learn about early India, the importance of the Indus and Ganges Rivers, and the basics of Hinduism and Buddhism.

Students then explore early Chinese civilization and its lasting contributions, including paper, silk, and the Great Wall of China.

Abbasid Afghanistan Aguinaldo Arab army Aryans Asian Assyrians attack Babylonian became Bonifacio British Buddhism caliph Cambodia capital Central Asia century B.C. Chaldean China Chinese civilization coast colonial communist conquered conquest continent countries culture defeat developed domination Dynasty East East Timor Eastern economic /5(2).

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Now that the Cold War was over, the emerging geopolitical fault lines between nations would be primarily cultural and not economic. Huntington predicted a “clash of civilizations” between civilizational entities, the dominant ones being the West, an order led by a resurgent China, Slavic peoples (Russia and Eastern Europe), and Islam.[REVIEW] T.

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