Some ethical questions of peace and war : with special reference to Ireland / by Rev. Walter McDonald McDonald, Walter 1854-1920

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McDonald, Walter 1854-1920
Irish question; War; Ireland - History.
  • Introduction / Tom Garvin
  • Preface / Walter McDonald
  • Pt. I. Questions of Peace. Ch. I. Of Certain Recent Statements made by Representative Irish Catholics; and of some Questions Raised Thereby. Ch. II. Of Whether Ireland was ever a United and Fully Independent Nation. Ch. III. Of Whether Ireland ever Acquiesced in Loss of Independence. Ch. IV. Of the Possibility of Loss of Nationhood without Acquiescence; and of Prescription Between Nations. Ch. V. Of Three Degrees of Conquest; and of the Efficacy of Forced Consent to Transfer of Authority. Ch. VI. Of the Effect of a Transfer of Jurisdiction Secured by Corruption. Ch. VII. Of How a People Hitherto Independent may be Bound to Union with Others; and of How this may be Secured. Ch. VIII. Of some Conditions of Complete Self-Determination. Ch. IX. Of the Principle of Home Rule; and of Colonial Home Rule. Ch. X. Of Majority Rule and the Ulster Question.
  • Ch. XI. Of the Basis of Taxation; and of the Financial Relations Between Great Britain and Ireland
  • I. Extracts from Letters of the Prime Minister, Mr. D. Lloyd George, Proposing Home Rule for Ireland, with Conditions of the Same
  • II. Extract from the Report of Ulster Unionist Delegates to the Irish Convention
  • III. The Bishop of Raphoe on Irish Taxation
  • Pt. II. Questions of War. Ch. I. Of Preparation for War: Conscription. Ch. II. Of Certain Causes that Justify War. Ch. III. Of the Pressure that may be Applied to Secure Local Self-Government. Ch. IV. Of the Conduct of War: (1) of Bombardment of Towns, and of Reprisals. Ch. V. Of the Conduct of War: (2) of Blockade. Ch. VI. Of the Conduct of War: (3) of the Submarine. Ch. VII. Of some Consequences of War
  • App. Of Ireland Since the Union; and of the Prosperity of Holland, Denmark, and Other Small Nations.
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