About the author: Haig Khatchadourian is an Emeritus Professor of Philosophy at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. He received his Ph.D. from Duke University. In addition to numerous journal articles, he has published The Coherence Theory of Truth; A Critical Study in Method; The Concept of Art; Music, Film and Art; Philosophy of Language and Logical Theory: Collected Papers; Shadows of Time (poetry); The Morality of Terrorism (Peter Lang, 1998); and Community and Communitarianism (Peter Lang, 1999). Among his awards are an Andrew Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship from the University of Pittsburgh, and a Liberal Arts Fellowship in Philosophy and Law from Harvard Law School. He is a foreign member of the Armenian Academy of Philosophy in Armenia, and a Fellow of the Royal Society for the Encouragement of the Arts (FRSA) in England.
2003 0-7734-6556-1 This collection brings together a number of papers that throw light on and engage timely and important ethical issues facing humanity in the 21st century: war, revolution, political assassination, terrorism and counter-terrorism, humanitarian military intervention, nuclear deterrence and the Missile Defense Shield; genocide, and the quest for peace. In addition to the ethical issues considered, the study also critically examines pertinent international legal aspects of these issues