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My country right or wrong?

selective conscientious objection in the nuclear age

by Flynn, Eileen P.

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Published by Loyola University Press in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nuclear warfare -- Moral and ethical aspects.,
  • Military ethics.,
  • Selective conscientious objection.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 95-98.

    StatementEileen P. Flynn.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsU22 .F59 1985
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 98 p. ;
    Number of Pages98
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2857549M
    ISBN 100829404775
    LC Control Number84020162

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