Amitai Etzioni

Amitai Etzioni is a University Professor and professor of international relations at the George Washington University. His books include Hot Spots: American Foreign Policy in a Post–Human-Rights World (2012), Security First (2007), From Empire to Community (2004), The Common Good (2004), and Political Unification Revisited (2001). He has served as a senior advisor to the White House and as president of the American Sociological Association, and has taught at Columbia University, Harvard University, and the University of California, Berkeley. He was listed as one of the top 100 American intellectuals in Richard Posner’s book Public Intellectuals.