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Military recruitment is a moral minefield

Parry, Jonathan and Easton, Christina ORCID: 0000-0001-7018-7112 (2024) Military recruitment is a moral minefield. British Politics and Policy at LSE (05 Mar 2024). Blog Entry.

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The head of the British army, General Sir Patrick Sanders, recently raised concerns over poor recruitment in the military. But as Jonathan Parry and Christina Easton argue, there are deeper, moral concerns with military recruitment. Campaigning at schools, glamourising the work of the army in advertising, and drawing largely from a pool of the socioeconomically disadvantaged young all point to the need for military reform.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
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Additional Information: © 2024 The Author(s)
Divisions: Philosophy, Logic and Scientific Method
Subjects: J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe) > JN101 Great Britain
U Military Science > U Military Science (General)
B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BJ Ethics
Date Deposited: 29 Apr 2024 23:06
Last Modified: 16 May 2024 10:55

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