Just War and Administrative Personnel in the Private Military Industry

Paul R. Daniels
2015 Journal of Military Ethics  
I argue that, according to Just War Theory, those who work as administrative personnel in the private military industry can be permissibly harmed while at work by enemy combatants. That is, for better or worse, a Just War theorist should consider all those who work as administrative personnel in the private military industry either: (i) individuals who may be permissibly restrained with lethal force while at work, or (ii) individuals who may be harmed by permissible attacks against their
more » ... ce. In doing so, I also provide some critical analysis of the relevant Just War concepts.
doi:10.1080/15027570.2015.1069536 fatcat:yjsqkztnfngixnoen2yh5b646q