Protecting the Natural Environment in Wartime: Ethical Considerations from the Just War Tradition.

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      Considers the conceptions of war and of nature which underlie just war thinking with special emphasis on the formulation of the just war tradition by Saint Thomas Aquinas. Legal instruments that seek to safeguard the environment in wartime; Relationship between ethical inquiry and the international laws of armed conflict; Moral grounds for respecting nature; Application of the just war criteria.