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A just war and other speeches

Ernesto F. Herrera

A just war and other speeches

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Published by Institute for Public Policy in Quezon City .
Written in English

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  • Philippines
    • Subjects:
    • Philippines -- Politics and government -- 1986-

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      StatementErnesto F. Herrera.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS686.614 .H47 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 236 p. ;
      Number of Pages236
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL523862M
      ISBN 109719195304
      LC Control Number98947617
      OCLC/WorldCa40551285


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The definitive collection of famous speeches by some of the most important figures in world history—newly repackaged. In this superb companion volume to the acclaimed Penguin Book of Twentieth-Century Speeches, veteran journalist Brian MacArthur brings together the words of more than one hundred influential men and women who changed and inspired the world through A just war and other speeches book sheer power /5(13).

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or in other places that have been scarred by war. Inaction tears at our conscience and can lead to more costly intervention later. Top American Speeches. Online Speech Bank.

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Here in this volume are gathered together all the most important speeches dealing with the War in all its aspects by Ministers, by Members of Parliament, and by Public men both of our own Country and of our Allies, France, Belgium, and Russia — speeches which will in time become documents of the greatest historical interest.

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War is right if it is in the national interest This doctrine, in the most extreme form. Famous Speeches, Volume 1 Page - Both read the same Bible and pray to the same God, and each invokes His aid against the other. It may seem strange that any men should dare to ask a just God's.

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That we will have, and if it involves the destruction of your improvements, we cannot help it Brand: Dover Publications. Howard Zinn is one of this country’s most celebrated historians. His classic work, “A People’s History of the United States,” changed the way we look at history in America.

First published. There were other experts and leaders and everyday Americans who believed this too. I wish I had been wrong. I wish we weren’t here talking about this at the beginning of the war’s fifth year -- because the consequences of this war have been profound.

And the sacrifices have been immeasurable. The just war tradition is central to the practice of international relations, in questions of war, peace, and the conduct of war in the contemporary world, but surprisingly few scholars have questioned the authority of the tradition as a source of moral guidance for modern statecraft.

He's also the co-editor of the "Quarterly Dissent" and the author of "Just and Unjust Wars," among other books.

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