Stephen Coleman studies applied ethics, particularly the ethics of military and police force
, and their application to human rights. Ethics
are the moral principles governing behavior. In this article, philosopher and social critic Bertrand Russell analyzes the ethics of war
. The New York Times has a column devoted to ethics called "The Ethicist.
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The powerful, crucial talks in the TED playlist "War stories"
come from soldiers, politicians, journalists and others who've seen the reality of war firsthand.