Evil and international relations human suffering in an age of terror by RenГ©e Jeffery

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan in New York .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Suffering -- Moral and ethical aspects,
  • Good and evil,
  • International relations

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [209]-227) and index

Book details

StatementRenée Jeffery
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBJ1409 .J44 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 235 p. ;
Number of Pages235
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17247793M
ISBN 101403977348
ISBN 109781403977342
LC Control Number2007018469

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An impassioned argument for the existence of evil from one of the most respected and influential critics of our day In this witty, accessible study, the prominent Marxist thinker Terry Eagleton launches a surprising defense of the reality of evil, drawing on literary, theological, and psychoanalytic sources to suggest that evil, no mere medieval artifact, is a real phenomenon with palpable.

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Realism in International Relations The video begins with a lecture from professor Richard Betts who is the director of the institute of War and Peace studies and director of the International Security Policy program in the School of International and Public affairs at Columbia University.

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The greatest danger in combating what is broadly defined as evil, Chan concludes, lies in a failure to grasp its nuanced nature in favor of attempts to vanquish it with unprecedented might. Stephen Chan is Professor of International Relations and Dean of Law and Social Sciences at the School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London.

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