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A) Explain how war can be considered `just'.

War can be defined as a state of armed conflict between different countries or different groups within a
country. Ethical approaches on war vary between a militaristic, just war, realism, nuclear pacifism,
contingent pacifism and absolute pacifism. Just war theory is the…

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sure war can be classified as just. There are three main aspects of Jus in Bello, including proportionality,
discrimination and no means that are evil in themselves. Firstly, the possible benefits of achieving peace
have to be proportionate to the loss of life, suffering and destruction that will result from…

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B) `How useful is the idea of justice when considering issues of war'

Justice is defined as the quality of being fair and reasonable, therefore a `Just War' seeks to minimise the
loss of innocent lives lost on both sides of the conflict, while achieving aims of ensuring world peace…


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