Darrel Moellendorf

Goethe University, Frankfurt; ""Ethics & International Affairs"" Editorial Board

Darrel Moellendorf is professor in international political theory at Goethe University, Frankfurt.

Previously, Moellendorf was professor of philosophy and director of the Institute for Ethics and Public Affairs at San Diego State University. He is the author of Cosmopolitan Justice (2002) and Global Inequality Matters (2009), and is currently working on a book on climate change and morality. Other recent work appears in the Journal of Political Philosophy, Journal of Social Philosophy, Metaphilosophy, Theoria, and Social Theory and Practice. Moellendorf is co-editor (with Thomas Pogge) of Global Justice: Seminal Essays (2008).

Featured Work

MAY 17, 2018 Podcast

Climate Change and the Power to Act: An Ethical Approach for Practical Progress

We are already living with climate change; and although countries have pledged to limit global warming to 2 °C, success seems highly unlikely. This panel explores ...

SEP 19, 2014 Podcast

Climate Change and the Future of Humanity

Climate change is already here. The seas are rising, the glaciers are melting, and the atmosphere is warming. How can we work together to set ...

MAR 16, 2010 Podcast

Darrel Moellendorf on the Climate Change Negotiations in Copenhagen

Darrel Moellendorf (author of "Treaty Norms and Climate Change Mitigation") discusses what happened in Copenhagen and what it means for future negotiations on climate change.