War and Peace

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  • War and Peace
    • Key words
      • War - Armed conflicr between two or more sides
      • Peace - When people live in harmony with each other, not fighting
      • Conflict - A prolonged armed struggle for example the Middle East
      • Justice - Making things fair again
      • Sanctity of Life - The idea that life is special and sacred
      • Pacifism - Belief that fighting is always wrong
      • Just war - A war fought in the interests of justice and the greater good
      • Holy war - A war fought in the name of God
      • Victims - Innocent civilians affected by war
      • Peacekeeping force - An organised group usually made military personnel, sent to war torn areas to implement peace
      • Terrorism - Acts of violence that are intended to create fear
      • Weapons of mass destruction - Weapons capable of killing millions of people
      • Nuclear weapons - Radioactive weapons also known as atomic bombs, that cause immediate destruction of all life and structures within their range
      • Nuclear proliferation - The increase in development and posession of nuclear wepond
    • Reason for war for and against
      • removing a corrupt leader
      • Self  defense to defend your religion or way of life
      • War isn't limited to the battlefield
      • War is expensive
      • To gain new land
      • Life is sacred
    • Consequences of war
      • Loss of life
      • Infrastructure damage - schools, hospitals
      • Economic effects
      • Affect on agriculture
    • A Just War
      • Just Cause
      • Started by proper legal authorities, such as government
      • Right Intention, to do good,stop evil
      • Last resort, everything else tried
      • Every chance of success
      • Controlled violence
      • Proportionate use of force
    • Weapons of Mass Destruction
      • Nuclear Weapons
      • Biological weapons - germ warfare
      • Chemical warfare-nerve agents
      • Radiological weapons - radioactive materials
    • Nuclear Weapons
      • For
        • Discourage attacks on countries
        • No war since WW2 involving major power
      • Against
        • Morally unjustifiable
        • Cost bilions to make and maintain
    • United Nation
      • UN is an organisation that brings together all the countries of the world
      • What there Role Include
        • Protect human right in war zones
        • Use sanctions to apply pressure  to countries
        • Use military force to ensure peace agrement upheld
    • Pacifism
      • Believing that all violence is wrong.
  • Reason for war for and against
    • removing a corrupt leader
    • Self  defense to defend your religion or way of life
    • War isn't limited to the battlefield
    • War is expensive
    • To gain new land
    • Life is sacred

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