By Özgur Heval Cinar, Coskun Usterci
Refusing to participate in warfare is as outdated as struggle itself. This wide-ranging and unique e-book brings jointly 4 diversified our bodies of data and perform: old and philosophical analyses of conscientious objection; feminist, LGBT and queer analyses of conscientious objection as a critique of patriarchy, sexism, and heterosexism; activist and educational analyses of conscientious objection as a social circulate and person act of resistance; felony analyses of the prestige of conscientious objection in foreign and nationwide legislation.
Conscientious objection is an more and more vital topic of educational and political debate in international locations together with the U.S., Israel and Turkey. This ebook presents a far wanted software for making feel of the heritage of realms within the twentieth century and figuring out the political advancements of the early twenty first century.