Format: Hardcover, 208 pages
Publisher: Verso On Sale: June 19, 2012 Price: $26.95
2013 CHOICE Outstanding Academic Title
The principle of the “lesser evil”—the acceptability of pursuing one exceptional course of action in order to prevent a greater injustice—has long been a cornerstone of Western ethical philosophy. From its roots in classical ethics and Christian theology, to Hannah Arendt’s exploration of the work of the...
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