Morgenthau Lectures (1981–2006)


The Morgenthau Memorial Lecture series showcased the most distinguished thinkers on ethics and international affairs.

NOV 2, 2006 Article

Morgenthau Lectures (1981–2006): Ethical Considerations: Law, Foreign Policy, and the War on Terror

Former Navy General Counsel Alberto Mora fought to stop policies that authorized cruelty toward terror suspects. "Cruelty harms our nation's legal, foreign policy, and national ...

The $100 Laptop

NOV 3, 2005 Article

Morgenthau Lectures (1981–2006): The $100 Laptop: The Next Two Billion People to Go Digital

Negroponte's latest venture, One Laptop per Child, is a non-profit organization that manufactures and distributes inexpensive laptops to children worldwide.

SEP 22, 2004 Article

Morgenthau Lectures (1981–2006): The Changing Role of Humanitarianism: A Study Guide to the Work of Bernard Kouchner

A study guide to the work of Bernard Kouchner, co-founder of Medécins Sans Frontières/Doctors Without Borders, including an excerpt ...

MAY 7, 2003 Article

Morgenthau Lectures (1981–2006): Waging Modern War

Wesley Clark discusses the nature of modern war as exemplified by the NATO-led attack on Kosovo, for which he served as supreme commander. He argues ...

CREDIT: <a href=/ru_RU/publications/archive/morgenthau/"">Flavia Gandolfi</a>

MAY 8, 2002 Article

Morgenthau Lectures (1981–2006): The Mystery of Capital

Economist De Soto's simple but revolutionary concept of the importance of property rights and rule of law is transforming developing countries around the world. He ...

MAY 15, 2001 Article

Morgenthau Lectures (1981–2006): Universalism and Jewish Values

Though they lacked any state or territory of their own, Jews nevertheless created a distinctive political philosophy, one that deserves systematic scholarly attention.

MAY 12, 2000 Article

Morgenthau Lectures (1981–2006): Kosovo: An Assessment in the Context of International Law

South African jurist Richard J. Goldstone, co-chairman of the International Independent Inquiry on Kosovo, traces the troubled history of the Albanian province of Kosovo after ...

MAY 12, 1999 Article

Morgenthau Lectures (1981–2006): National Interest in the Information Age

Nye provides several reasons why the information age is likely to enhance rather than diminish American power.

MAY 12, 1998 Article

Morgenthau Lectures (1981–2006): Directions in U.S. Foreign Policy: Interests and Ideals

On the one hand, more people (in Africa, Asia, and elsewhere) are living in democracies, thanks in large part to globalization. On the other, there ...