The National Catholic Review

October 8, 2001

Vol. 185 No. 10Whole No. 4542


A Just War?

The United States is going to wage a war against terrorists, says President George W. Bush. Is this a just war according to the principles of the Catholic just war theory? For this issue we asked experts in the just war theory to examine this question and present their views.


After September 11
George A. Lopez
How Ethics Can Help
From Ends to Means
John Langan
Devising a Response to Terrorism

Books and Culture

The Nun Study
Myles N. Sheehan
In the first years of the 20th century, Alois Alzheimer, a German neurologist, cared for a middle-aged woman with a marked personality ch
Spirit Versus Nature
Anthony Egan, S.J.
Combining archetypal psychology, ecclesiology and ethics, Eugene Kennedy, in his latest book, The Unhealed Wound, sets out a distu
The Wrong' Rebecca
John C. Hawley
When Virginia Woolf published Mrs.

Columns and Departments

The Word
Hope Amid the Ruins
John R. Donahue
Faith in Focus
World Trade Center Journal
James Martin, SJ
Don't Worry, Mohammed
Terry Golway
Of Many Things
Of Many Things
Thomas J. Reese
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