Centre for Military Ethics

Resources

Resources for those who may be affected by PTSD

Resources for those who may be affected by PTSD

Asking for help may be the bravest thing you ever do

The European Chapter of the International Society for Military Ethics

The European Chapter of the International Society for Military Ethics

Euro ISME provides a forum for the analysis, development and sharing of best practice in the area of professional military ethics, across and beyond the international defence community

What Should We Mean by ‘Military Ethics’?

What Should We Mean by ‘Military Ethics’?

Martin L Cook & Henrik Syse Journal of Military Ethics, Vol 9, 2010, Issue 2

Military Virtues

Military Virtues

Practical guidance for military personnel at every career stage

The Military Ethics Education Playing Cards

The Military Ethics Education Playing Cards

A short video explaining the training tool that you can find on this site (see menu options above)

Overcoming Moral Injuries: Joshua Mantz
Preventing Sexual Violence As a Weapon of War

Preventing Sexual Violence As a Weapon of War

Samantha J Hope EuroISME Vol 5, Brill 2020

Military Ethics: An Introduction with Case Studies

Military Ethics: An Introduction with Case Studies

Stephen Coleman Oxford University Press, 2012

Military Ethics: What Everyone Needs To Know

Military Ethics: What Everyone Needs To Know

George Lucas Oxford University Press, 2016

Key Concepts in Military Ethics

Key Concepts in Military Ethics

Deane-Peter Baker EDS Publications Ltd, 2015

George Lucas: Ethics, Leadership and Military Professionalism
Martin Cook: The Just War Tradition in the Contemporary World
The Euro ISME Book Series in Military Ethics

The Euro ISME Book Series in Military Ethics

Editor-in-Chief: Ted van Baarda International Studies on Military Ethics is a peer reviewed series of monographs, theses and edited volumes, published by Brill

Ethics and Armed Forces

Ethics and Armed Forces

An international E-Journal for recent topics of military ethics and security policy. Well-known authors critically examine recent issues of modern warfare from an interdisciplinary perspective.

Case Studies in Ethics for Military Leaders

Case Studies in Ethics for Military Leaders

Rick Rubel & George Lucas . 5th Edition, Pearson, 2014

Martin Cook: Professional Military Ethics

Martin Cook: Professional Military Ethics

US Naval War College Ethics 2014

Don Snider: Ethics and the Military Profession (introduction by Rear Adm. Carter)
Lt. Col. Linell Letendre: Constitutional Ethics

Lt. Col. Linell Letendre: Constitutional Ethics

US Naval War College Ethics 2013

Martin Cook and Karl Marlantes: The Returning Veteran
Methodology for Creating Military Medical Ethics Education Tools

Methodology for Creating Military Medical Ethics Education Tools

An explanation of the origins and development of the Military Medical Ethics playing cards and app

A Persistent Fire - The Strategic Ethical Impact of World War I on the Global Profession of Arms

A Persistent Fire - The Strategic Ethical Impact of World War I on the Global Profession of Arms

Many different subjects covered, from religion, through technology, to society

UNESCO Protection of cultural property: military manual

UNESCO Protection of cultural property: military manual

The source is available free of charge in a variety of languages

Ethical principles of health care in conflict and emergencies (2015). World Medical Association (WMA), the International Committee of Military Medicine (ICMM), the International Council of Nurses (ICN) and the International Pharmaceutical Federation (FIP)
Gross, Michael L. Military Medical Ethics in Contemporary Armed Conflict: Mobilizing Medicine in the Pursuit of Just War. Oxford University Press, 2021.
US Army Borden Institute Textbook of Military Medicine
Beam, Thomas E., and Linette R. Sparacino. "Military medical ethics (Volume 1)." Washington, DC: Office of The Surgeon General at TMM Publications, Borden Institute, Walter Reed Army Medical Center (2003)
Beam, Thomas E., and Linette R. Sparacino. "Military medical ethics (Volume 2)." Washington, DC: Office of The Surgeon General at TMM Publications, Borden Institute, Walter Reed Army Medical Center (2003)
NATO Allied Joint Doctrine for Medical Support AJP 4.10(C) (2019).
A short introduction to Military Medical Ethics
A summary of the ‘rules of war’ produced by the ICRC
The 4 Pillars of Medical Ethics produced by the ‘Medical School Applications Guide’
The DOD INSTRUCTION 6025.27 MEDICAL ETHICS IN THE MILITARY HEALTH SYSTEM
The UK British Medical Association Ethics toolkit for armed forces doctors
ICMM Center of Reference for Education on IHL and Ethics
University of Zurich Center for Military Medical Ethics
US DoD Medical Ethics Center (DMEC)
Warwick Medical School – Military Medical Ethics project