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ERIC Number: ED364477
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1992-Jan
Pages: 27
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
Are There Reasonable Grounds for War? Public Talk Series.
McCoy, Martha; Pasquerella, Lynn
This program guide assists in discussions of critical social and political issues by providing a framework for considering which conditions warrant a use of military force. The guide examines the question from two different but related angles: military force and those reasons for war most commonly offered. The document includes the following sections: (1) "Are There Reasonable Grounds for War?"--A Framework for Discussion; (2) A Summary of Major Discussion Points; (3) Part 1, Ethical Considerations--Four Possible Positions in Answer to "Are There Reasonable Ground for War?" (4) Part 2, Policy Consideration--Commonly Accepted Grounds for War; (5) A Summary of the Basic Criteria of the Just-War Doctrine; (6) Background Readings; (7) Suggestions for Leading this Discussion; (8) Suggested Discussion Questions; (9) Leading a Study Circle; (10) Suggestions for Participants; (11) Follow-up Form; and (12) Public Talk Series Programs and other resources available from the Study Circles Resource Center. (NLA)
Study Circles Resource Center, P.O. Box 203, Pomfret, CT 06258 ($2).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Community; Practitioners
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Topsfield Foundation, Pomfret, CT. Study Circles Resource Center.