The Resource Categorically incorrect: : ethical fallacies in Canada's war on terror, A. Alan Borovoy, (electronic resource)

Categorically incorrect: : ethical fallacies in Canada's war on terror, A. Alan Borovoy, (electronic resource)

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Categorically incorrect: : ethical fallacies in Canada's war on terror
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Categorically incorrect:
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ethical fallacies in Canada's war on terror
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A. Alan Borovoy
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eng
Summary
If humanity has learned anything from the horrors of the war against terror, it is that our one hope is democracy. The final goal of our country's actions at home and abroad is the preservation of democracy. This is the lens through which our policies should be discerned, dissected, and amended. Borovoy argues that Canada has pursued an ethically cockeyed war against terror. We have been needlessly dovish abroad and excessively hawkish at home. In order to use military force abroad, the government fussed over the need for UN approval. At home, however, there are no such restraints: without even asking a court, the government may effectively deprive certain people of the right to make a living. As the author summarizes: "Internationally, key fallacies stem from an undue respect for a rule of law that does not exist. Domestically, key fallacies stem from an undue neglect of a rule of law that does exist."
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Midwest
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Borovoy, A. Alan
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363.325/0971
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non fiction
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dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • Afghan War, 2001-
  • Afghan War, 2001-
  • War on Terrorism, 2001-2009
  • Democracy
  • Civil rights
  • Electronic books
  • Canada
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adult
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Categorically incorrect: : ethical fallacies in Canada's war on terror, A. Alan Borovoy, (electronic resource)
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https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11811290
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MWT11811290
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1 online resource
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Categorically incorrect: : ethical fallacies in Canada's war on terror, A. Alan Borovoy, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11811290
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11811290
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11811290
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11811290
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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