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Alex J. Bellamy |
Alex J. Bellamy is Senior Lecturer in Peace and Conflict Studies at the University of Queensland. » People

World War to a Global Ethic | 09/03/14
Joel H. Rosenthal
"We come here—100 years to the day from the calamitous events of the summer of 1914—to remember, to take stock, and to recommit to the ideals passed on to us by Andrew Carnegie and others. The Carnegie ideal was simple but audacious: it is indeed realistic and possible to use reason and experience to improve the ways in which we live." » Studio » All Audio, Video, Transcripts

Ethics and War | 09/03/14
David Rodin
"In this talk I want to consider how the ways in which we assess the morality of war are changing. My concern is not to judge the morality or otherwise of any particular war, but rather to say something about the enterprise of thinking morally about war, an exercise bound tightly to our deepest political and moral identity." » Studio » All Audio, Video, Transcripts

World War to a Global Ethic | 07/15/14
Joel H. Rosenthal
"We come here—100 years to the day from the calamitous events of the summer of 1914—to remember, to take stock, and to recommit to the ideals passed on to us by Andrew Carnegie and others. The Carnegie ideal was simple but audacious: it is indeed realistic and possible to use reason and experience to improve the ways in which we live." » Studio » All Audio, Video, Transcripts

World War to a Global Ethic | 07/15/14
Joel H. Rosenthal
"We come here—100 years to the day from the calamitous events of the summer of 1914—to remember, to take stock, and to recommit to the ideals passed on to us by Andrew Carnegie and others. The Carnegie ideal was simple but audacious: it is indeed realistic and possible to use reason and experience to improve the ways in which we live." » Studio » All Audio, Video, Transcripts

A Conversation with Law Professor and Columnist Rosa Brooks on Obama's Foreign Policy | 06/12/14
Rosa Brooks, James Traub
With an insider's perspective, Rosa Brooks candidly discusses U.S. foreign policy, from Kosovo to Afghanistan, Syria, and Ukraine, along with her views on Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton. Would Clinton have made a better president? » Studio » All Audio, Video, Transcripts

Justice and International Affairs | 03/27/14
Deen Chatterjee
This is a course in political philosophy, broadly construed, with a focus on the issues of justice in international affairs. » Education » Course Ideas » Course Syllabi

Political Philosophy | 03/27/14
Deen Chatterjee
The course is designed to introduce the basic concepts of political philosophy such as liberty, equality, democracy, and justice and to examine their international implications through a focused study of the political consequences of global interdependence. » Education » Course Ideas » Course Syllabi

Ethics, Law, and Armed Conflict | 03/05/14
David Ritchie
This course examines legal and moral doctrines related to international armed conflict, including the right of states to resort to force and the rules governing the conduct of hostilities. » Education » Course Ideas » Course Syllabi

Important Choices: Foreign Policy and Defense Spending | 10/07/13
Lawrence Korb, David C. Speedie
How much does the U.S. actually spend on defense and where does that money go? Lawrence Korb, an expert on the federal budget, the military, and national security, discusses the tough choices the U.S. needs to make on defense spending; relations with Iran; Syria; NATO; and nuclear weapons. » Studio » All Audio, Video, Transcripts

Syria and the Just Use of Force Short of War | 09/25/13
The Obama administration has spoken of punishing the Assad regime, of deterring future attacks, of reinforcing the norm against chemical weapons use, and of diminishing the regime's military capabilities. Consistently, these threats have been framed in the language of force short of war. How do we judge if such an action is morally justified? » Publications » Articles, Papers, and Reports

"Kant and the End of War: A Critique of Just War Theory" by Howard Williams; and "Kant and Cosmopolitanism: The Philosophical Ideal of World Citizenship" by Pauline Kleingeld | 09/18/13
These new books, by two of the foremost contemporary scholars of Kant's political philosophy, deal extensively with the theme of international peace. » Publications » Ethics & International Affairs » Table of Contents and Excerpt from Ethics & International Affairs, Volume 27.3 (Fall 2013))

Jon Quong on Self-Defense | 10/03/12
Jonathan Quong, Christian Barry, Matt Peterson
What conditions make it permissible for one person to kill another? And what does it mean if the theories that we've used as the basis of war turn out to be wrong? Here's Jon Quong of the University of Manchester. » Studio » All Audio, Video, Transcripts

Peace: What Is it Good for? | 09/19/12
Joel H. Rosenthal
Andrew Carnegie was ahead of his time; he questioned the essence of imperial Great Power politics and offered an alternate future. He debunked the glorification of war. Carnegie raised our expectations--and this, in the end, is his most enduring peace legacy. » Studio » All Audio, Video, Transcripts

Thought Leader: Michael Walzer | 09/07/12
Michael Walzer, Devin T. Stewart, Anna Kiefer
"Where is the political space within which you can organize and mobilize for greater equality across the globe? That's a question I don't have an answer to, but I think it is a central question for those of us who set a high value on human equality." » Studio » Thought Leaders Forum

Coming Unstuck | 05/23/12
Zarrin T. Caldwell
What is the role of the nation-state in a globalizing world? The need is not for a relinquishment of national identity per se, but for becoming "unstuck" from the almost sacrosanct nation-state-centered doctrines that undergird policy at multiple levels. » Publications » Carnegie Ethics Online

Libya and the Responsibility to Protect: The Exception and the Norm [Abstract] | 08/12/11
Alex J. Bellamy
Where it was once a term of art employed by a handful of likeminded countries, activists, and scholars, but regarded with suspicion by much of the rest of the world, RtoP has become a commonly accepted frame of reference for preventing and responding to mass atrocities. » Publications » Ethics & International Affairs » Ethics & International Affairs Volume 25.3 (Fall 2011) » Roundtable: Libya, RtoP, and Humanitarian Intervention

Civilian Protection in Libya: Putting Coercion and Controversy Back into RtoP [Abstract] | 08/12/11
Jennifer Welsh
While it is unclear how the crisis in Libya will affect the fortunes and trajectory of the principle of the responsibility to protect, Libya will significantly shape the parameters within which the debate over what RtoP entails, and how it might be operationalized, will occur. » Publications » Ethics & International Affairs » Ethics & International Affairs Volume 25.3 (Fall 2011) » Roundtable: Libya, RtoP, and Humanitarian Intervention

Introduction [Abstract] | 08/12/11
James Pattison
Three central questions lie at the heart of this roundtable. First, what are the implications of Libya for the RtoP doctrine? Second, how should we judge the intervention in Libya morally and politically? Third, what is the likelihood of future action under RtoP? » Publications » Ethics & International Affairs » Ethics & International Affairs Volume 25.3 (Fall 2011) » Roundtable: Libya, RtoP, and Humanitarian Intervention

Washington Rules: America's Path to Permanent War | 01/05/11
Andrew J. Bacevich, Joanne J. Myers
It is the time to examine the Washington consensus on national security and why it must change, says Professor Bacevich--and to acknowledge that fixing Afghanistan should not take precedence over fixing Detroit. » Studio » All Audio, Video, Transcripts

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