Philip Bobbitt

Columbia University


Philip Bobbitt is a Herbert Wechsler Professor of Jurisprudence and director for the Center for National Security at Columbia Law School. He is also a distinguished senior lecturer at the Robert S. Strauss Center for International Security and Law at the University of Texas, and was a senior director on the National Security Council during the Clinton Administration.

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OCT 19, 2018 Podcast

Fight for Liberty, with Max Boot, Philip Bobbitt, Garry Kasparov, & Bret Stephens

We live in a time when liberal democracy is on the defensive, not only in the U.S. but around the world. Yet these speakers, ...

Terror and Consent:  The Wars for The 21st Century

SEP 26, 2008 Podcast

Terror and Consent: The Wars for The 21st Century

The world is in the midst of a great transition from nation states to "market states," says Philip Bobbitt, and consequently almost every widely-held idea ...