Table of contents for The ethics of war in Asian civilisations : a comparative perspective / edited by Torkel Brekke.

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 CONTENTS	2
 FOREWORD - TORKEL BREKKE	3
 INTRODUCTION - COMPARATIVE ETHICS AND THE CRUCIBLE OF WAR - G. SCOTT DAVIS	11
 PART ONE: WEST ASIA	47
 CHAPTER 2: THE ETHICS OF WAR IN JUDAISM - NORMAN SOLOMON	48
 CHAPTER 1: ISLAMIC TRADITION AND THE JUSTICE OF WAR - JOHN KELSAY	97
 PART TWO: SOUTH ASIA	137
 CHAPTER 3: BETWEEN PRUDENCE AND HEROISM - ETHICS OF WAR IN THE HINDU TRADITION - TORKEL BREKKE	138
 CHAPTER 4: IN DEFENSE OF DHARMA: JUST WAR IDEOLOGY IN BUDDHIST SRI LANKA - TESSA BARTHOLOMEUSZ	177
 PART THREE: EAST ASIA	193
 CHAPTER 5: MIGHT MAKES RIGHT: JUST WAR AND JUST WARFARE IN EARLY MEDIEVAL JAPAN - KARL FRIDAY	194
 CHAPTER 6: THE JUST WAR IN EARLY CHINA - MARK E. LEWIS	226
 AFTERWORD - ETHICS ACROSS BORDERS - HENRIK SYSE	248

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Just war doctrine.
War -- Moral and ethical aspects -- Asia.
War -- Religious aspects.