Archive for August, 2014

Thoughts arising from the problem of ‘proportionality’ in Just War Theory

Friday, August 29th, 2014

HAMAS vs Israel In the recent ‘war’ between the HAMAS government of the Gaza Strip and Israel, there have been a lot of accusations that the Israeli action is ‘disproportionate’. The principal fact that seems to be motivating this accusation is that the death and injury toll of Gazans claimed by ...