Ethics and world politics

four perspectives

Publisher: Ethics and Public Policy Center, Publisher: Distributed by arrangement with UPA in Washington, D.C, Lanham, MD

Written in English
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  • United States.

Subjects:

  • International relations -- Moral and ethical aspects.,
  • Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975 -- United States.

Edition Notes

StatementErnest W. Lefever, editor ... [et al.].
ContributionsLefever, Ernest W.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsJX1255 .E75 1988
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 101 p. ;
Number of Pages101
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2528484M
ISBN 100896331326
LC Control Number88003832

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