Terrorism : A Philosophical Analysis

This book is the culmination of over 15 years of research on terrorism, secession, and related concepts such as the obligation to obey the law, pacifism, civil disobedience, non-violent direct action, political violence, revolution, and assassination. It is sincerely hoped that the content of this b...

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Main Author: Corlett, J. Angelo
Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Format: eBook
Published: Dordrecht Springer Netherlands 2003, 2003
Edition:1st ed. 2003
Series:Philosophical Studies Series
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Collection: Springer Book Archives -2004 - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • One. Is There a Moral Duty to Obey the Law?
  • Two. Confronting Political Authority Non-Violently
  • Three. Political Violence
  • Four. Secession
  • Five. Can Terrorism Ever Be Morally Justified?
  • Six. The Moral Status Of Terrorism: Some Recent Cases
  • Seven. Terrorism, Secession, and the United States: An Indigenous Perspective
  • Conclusion
  • Selected Bibliography