David Rodin is Director of Research at the Uehiro Centre for Practical Ethics at Oxford University and a Carnegie Council Senior Fellow. A former Rhodes Scholar from New Zealand, he holds a B.Phil. and doctorate in philosophy from Oxford University. His research covers a broad range of issues in moral and political philosophy, with particular emphasis on applied and public policy issues. He has worked on just war theory and the ethics of international conflict, business ethics, and bioethics. Rodin’s first book, War and Self-Defense (2002), was awarded the American Philosophical Association Frank Chapman Sharp Prize for the best monograph on the philosophy of war and peace.