The Resource Thinking about international ethics : moral theory and cases from American foreign policy, Frances V. Harbour

Thinking about international ethics : moral theory and cases from American foreign policy, Frances V. Harbour

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Thinking about international ethics : moral theory and cases from American foreign policy
Title
Thinking about international ethics
Title remainder
moral theory and cases from American foreign policy
Statement of responsibility
Frances V. Harbour
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this book Frances Harbour demonstrates through case studies how people with different moral perspectives can approach the problem of international ethics. She introduces political realism and idealism and links them to theories about ethical ends, means, rules and intentions
Cataloging source
DLC
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Harbour, Frances Vryling
Index
index present
LC call number
JZ1480
LC item number
.H37 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • United States
  • United States
  • USA
  • International relations
  • International relations
  • Buitenlandse betrekkingen
  • Ethische aspecten
  • Politische Ethik
  • Außenpolitik
  • Internationale Politik
Label
Thinking about international ethics : moral theory and cases from American foreign policy, Frances V. Harbour
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Ethics, International Affairs, and American Foreign Policy -- A Philosophical Map -- Examining Cases Through Multiple Lenses -- The Plan of This Book -- Some Caveats -- What Role for Ethics in Foreign Policy? -- Realism Versus Idealism in the Twentieth Century -- Postwar Paradigm Shift or an Interwar Debate? -- Order in an Anarchic World -- Shades of Realism -- Idealism in Exile -- Normative Analysis Reemerges -- The Study of International Ethics Since the Fall of the Berlin Wall -- A Closer Look at Realism in the Twentieth Century -- Critique of Moralism, Not Morality -- The Realist Moral Vision -- Neorealism in the Late Twentieth Century -- Realists, Idealists, and the Politics of Ratifying Chemical Arms Control Treaties in the United States, 1926-1997 -- Failed Ratification: 1926 -- Ratifying the Geneva Protocol of 1925: 1969-1975 -- The Battle for the Chemical Weapons Convention of 1993 -- Realism, Idealism, and Chemical Arms Control -- Ethics, Intentions, and Consequences in Making Foreign Policy -- The Bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki in August 1945: Events and Moral Questions -- Atomic Decisionmaking in World War II: A Summary of Events -- Was the Atomic Bombing Necessary to End the War? -- Consequentialism: Ends Justify the Means -- Whose Ends? The State Versus the World -- Utilitarians: Cosmopolitan and Consequentialist -- Consequentialist Evaluations of the U.S. Decision to Use Atomic Bombs in Hiroshima and Nagasaki -- Judging the Decision: A Realist Perspective
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 212 pages
Isbn
9780813328461
Lccn
98026744
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)39229766
  • (OCoLC)ocm39229766
Label
Thinking about international ethics : moral theory and cases from American foreign policy, Frances V. Harbour
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Ethics, International Affairs, and American Foreign Policy -- A Philosophical Map -- Examining Cases Through Multiple Lenses -- The Plan of This Book -- Some Caveats -- What Role for Ethics in Foreign Policy? -- Realism Versus Idealism in the Twentieth Century -- Postwar Paradigm Shift or an Interwar Debate? -- Order in an Anarchic World -- Shades of Realism -- Idealism in Exile -- Normative Analysis Reemerges -- The Study of International Ethics Since the Fall of the Berlin Wall -- A Closer Look at Realism in the Twentieth Century -- Critique of Moralism, Not Morality -- The Realist Moral Vision -- Neorealism in the Late Twentieth Century -- Realists, Idealists, and the Politics of Ratifying Chemical Arms Control Treaties in the United States, 1926-1997 -- Failed Ratification: 1926 -- Ratifying the Geneva Protocol of 1925: 1969-1975 -- The Battle for the Chemical Weapons Convention of 1993 -- Realism, Idealism, and Chemical Arms Control -- Ethics, Intentions, and Consequences in Making Foreign Policy -- The Bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki in August 1945: Events and Moral Questions -- Atomic Decisionmaking in World War II: A Summary of Events -- Was the Atomic Bombing Necessary to End the War? -- Consequentialism: Ends Justify the Means -- Whose Ends? The State Versus the World -- Utilitarians: Cosmopolitan and Consequentialist -- Consequentialist Evaluations of the U.S. Decision to Use Atomic Bombs in Hiroshima and Nagasaki -- Judging the Decision: A Realist Perspective
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 212 pages
Isbn
9780813328461
Lccn
98026744
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)39229766
  • (OCoLC)ocm39229766

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