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Legitimacy and commitment in the military

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Published by Greenwood Press in New York .
Written in English

  • Sociology, Military.,
  • Morale.,
  • Military ethics.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Thomas C. Wyatt and Reuven Gal.
    SeriesContributions in military studies,, no. 100
    ContributionsWyatt, Thomas C., Gal, Reuven, 1942-
    LC ClassificationsU21.5 .L44 1990
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 217 p. :
    Number of Pages217
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1851395M
    ISBN 100313268150
    LC Control Number90002944

    You might want to take a look at my book, "Military Legitimacy: Might and Right in the New Millennium" (Frank Cass, ) and a more recent article in "Special Warfare" (Jan-Mar ), "Back to the Future: Human Rights and Legitimacy in the Training and Advisory Mission," both of which are posted in Resources at this website. His basic message is a very important one, given opposition to the ratification of the Rome Statute in some military circles: “a well-trained and disciplined military force that exhibits a commitment to the observance of IHL has nothing to fear from international criminal justice and should adopt a ‘business-as usual’ approach” (p. ).

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: x, pages: illustrations ; 22 cm. Contents: Limits of military legitimacy and its relation to military commitment / Reuven Gal --Between social legitimation and moral legitimacy in military commitment / Hillel Levine --Values: the ultimate determinants of commitment and legitimacy / Donald L.

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