A Theory of Truces (Palgrave Studies in Ethics and Public by Nir Eisikovits

By Nir Eisikovits

This booklet argues that realizing truces is essential for our skill to wind down wars. now we have paid an excessive amount of realization to the belief of everlasting peace, but few conflicts result in this manner. The booklet describes how truce makers imagine, which truces could be morally justified and gives a philosophical historical past of truce making within the Western tradition.

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