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ELAC Annual Workshop

Papers from the third ELAC Annual Workshop 'Law and Ethics inWar' were published as a special symposium issue in the Leiden Journal of International Law in June 2013:

  1. Dill, J. 'Should International Law Ensure the Moral Acceptability of War?' Leiden Journal of International Law, Volume 26, Issue 02, June 2013, pp 253-270
  2. Shue, H. 'Laws of War, Morality, and International Politics: Compliance, Stringency, and Limits' Leiden Journal of International Law, Volume 26, Issue 02, June 2013, pp 271-292
  3. May, L. 'A Hobbesian Approach to Cruelty and the Rules of War' Leiden Journal of International Law, Volume 26, Issue 02, June 2013, pp 293-313
  4. Luban, D. ''Military Necessity and the Cultures of Military Law' Leiden Journal of International Law, Volume 26, Issue 02, June 2013, pp 315-349
Papers from the first ELAC Annual Workshop 'Killing in War' were published as a special symposium issue in Ethics in 2011:

  1. Lazar, S (Introduction) Ethics, Vol. 122, No. 1, Symposium on Jeff McMahan’s Killing in War (October 2011), pp. 8-9
  2. Ryan, C. 'Democratic Duty and the Moral Dilemmas of Soldiers' Ethics, Vol. 122, No. 1, Symposium on Jeff McMahan’s Killing in War (October 2011), pp. 10-42
  3. Benbaji, Y. 'The Moral Power of Soldiers to Undertake the Duty of Obedience' Ethics, Vol. 122, No. 1, Symposium on Jeff McMahan’s Killing in War (October 2011), pp. 43-73
  4. Rodin, D. 'Justifying Harm' Ethics, Vol. 122, No. 1, Symposium on Jeff McMahan’s Killing in War (October 2011), pp. 74-110
  5. Gardner, J. and Tanguay-Renaud, F. 'Desert and Avoidability in Self-Defense' Ethics, Vol. 122, No. 1, Symposium on Jeff McMahan’s Killing in War (October 2011), pp. 111-134
  6. McMahan, J. 'Duty, Obedience, Desert, and Proportionality in War: A Response' Ethics, Vol. 122, No. 1, Symposium on Jeff McMahan’s Killing in War (October 2011), pp. 135-167

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