Politics And Morality by I. PrimoratzPolitics And Morality by I. Primoratz

Politics And Morality

byI. Primoratz

Hardcover | December 8, 2006

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This book is a timely contribution to the public debate of morality and politics. Is political morality permissive of deception, manipulation and violence? Is there room for morality in international relations? Should torture be used in the 'war on terror'? Is patriotism a virtue? Asking key questions on pertinent issues this is an essential text.
ANDREW ALEXANDRA Senior Lecturer, Philosophy Department, University of Melbourne, Australia C. A. J. (TONY) COADY Professorial Fellow, University of Melbourne, Australia GARRETT CULLITY Associate Professor of Philosophy, Head of the Philosophy Discipline, University of Adelaide, Australia STEPHEN DE WIJZE Lecturer in Political Theory, ...
Title:Politics And MoralityFormat:HardcoverDimensions:258 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0.69 inPublished:December 8, 2006Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:023001965X

ISBN - 13:9780230019652

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Table of Contents

Introduction; I.Primoratz PART I Dirty Hands: Doing Wrong to do Right; S.de Wijze There is no Dilemma of Dirty Hands; K.Nielsen Punishing the Dirty; N.Levy The Moral, the Personal and the Political; G.Cullity Professional Ethics for Politicians?; A.Alexandra Noble Cause Corruption in Politics; S.Miller The Moral Reality in Realism; C.A.J.Coady PART II Patriotism: Its Moral Credentials; J.Gaffney Political Complicity: Democracy and Shared Responsibility; J.Thompson 'Barbarians at the Gates': The Moral Costs of Political Community; R.Sparrow Lying and Politics; D.W.Lovell Torture and Political Morality; J.Kleinig Military Obedience: Rhetoric and Reality; J.Wolfendale Index