Humane : how the United States abandoned peace and reinvented war / Samuel Moyn.
- ISBN: 9780374173708
- ISBN: 0374173702
- Physical Description: 400 pages ; 24 cm.
- Edition: First edition.
- Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2021.
|Bibliography, etc. Note:||
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Formatted Contents Note:||
The warning -- Blessed are the peacemakers -- Laws of inhumanity -- Air war and America's brutal peace -- The Vietnamese pivot -- "Cruelty is the worst thing we do" -- The road to humanity after September -- The arc of the moral universe -- Epilogue.
"A history of how an international effort to outlaw war gave way to an effort to regulate it, with an emphasis on the role played by the United States"-- Provided by publisher.
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|Subject:||War (International law)
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