International Encyclopedia of Ethics, Hugh LaFollette, ed., Wiley-Blackwell, 2015
7 Pages Posted: 7 Dec 2011 Last revised: 3 Feb 2015
Date Written: February 2, 2015
Three basic approaches to the question of dirty hands in ethics, politics, and war are summarized (the theoretical, the atheoretical, and the paradoxical) and an account is then offered of their practical implications.
Keywords: moral dilemmas, ethics, politics, war
Suggested Citation: Suggested Citation
Blattberg, Charles, Dirty Hands (February 2, 2015). International Encyclopedia of Ethics, Hugh LaFollette, ed., Wiley-Blackwell, 2015 . Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1968686