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Moral Perspectives on U.S. Security Policy: Views from the LDS Community (1995)

by Valerie M. Hudson (Editor), Kerry M. Kartchner (Editor)

Other authors: Frederick W. Axelgard (Contributor), Eugene England (Contributor), Paul Y. Hammond (Contributor), Steven A. Hildreth (Contributor), Valerie M. Hudson (Contributor)10 more, Valerie M. Hudson (Conclusion), Kerry M. Kartchner (Introduction), Kerry M. Kartchner (Contributor), Robert R. King (Contributor), Bruce D. Porter (Contributor), Joseph C. Seeger (Contributor), Clay Stewart (Contributor), Brent J. Talbot (Contributor), Robert Walpole (Contributor), Robert S. Wood (Contributor)

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Hudson, Valerie M.Editorprimary authorall editionsconfirmed
Kartchner, Kerry M.Editormain authorall editionsconfirmed
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England, EugeneContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
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Hudson, Valerie M.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
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Preface: Toward a Morally Sustainable American National Security Posture
Introduction: The Moral Challenges of the Emerging National Security Agenda / Kerry M. Kartchner

Part I: The Burden of Victory: U.S. National Security Objectives after the Cold War
1. The Spirit of Security / Frederick W. Axelgard
2. Remarks on U.S. National Security Objectives / Clay Stewart
3. What Should America’s National Security Objectives Be?: The Problems and Possibilities of an LDS Perspective / Valerie M. Hudson
4. Securing a Nation: An LDS Perspective on Post–Cold War Strategies for National Security / Joseph C. Seeger
5. Rendering unto Caesar: Moral Responsibility and Civic Duty in a World of States / Robert S. Wood

Part II: The Emerging International Security Environment
6. Remarks on the Assessment of Threats / Robert Walpole
7. The Moral Dilemmas of National Strategy / Bruce D. Porter
8. A Case for Mormon Christian Pacifism / Eugene England
9. The Emerging International Security Environment: Moral Perspectives / Robert R. King

Part III: Advanced Technology, Military Force, and Modern Warfare: Moral, Fiscal, and Strategic Perspectives
10. An LDS Moral Perspective on Security Policy / Steven A. Hildreth
11. Assessing the U.S. Military Role in the Post–Cold War Environment: Moral Imperatives versus Realist Restraints / Brent J. Talbot
12. Security and Morality in a Contingent World / Paul Y. Hammond
13. Nuclear Weapons and a Moral Defense / Kerry M. Kartchner

Conclusion : Consensus and Dissensus in the Community of LDS National Security Professionals / Valerie M. Hudson
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