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Review of Michael Ignatieff, The Lesser Evil: Political Ethics in an Age of Terror

4 Pages Posted: 6 May 2008 Last revised: 15 Apr 2015

Re'em Segev

Hebrew University of Jerusalem – Faculty of Law

Abstract

How should a democratic state fight terrorism? This is the question discussed by Michael Ignatieff in his latest book. Ignatieff explores several possible positions as a response to this question. The review considers the analysis of these positions.

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Segev, Re'em, Review of Michael Ignatieff, The Lesser Evil: Political Ethics in an Age of Terror. Ethics, Vol. 115, No. 4, pp. 821-824, 2005. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1129707

Re'em Segev (Contact Author)

Hebrew University of Jerusalem – Faculty of Law ( email )

Mount Scopus
Jerusalem, 91905
Israel

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