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Immigration Ethics and the Context of Justice

Immigration Ethics and the Context of Justice

| March 10, 2017

This review essay by Linda Bosniak engages David Miller’s recent book Strangers in our Midst. Specifically, Bosniak highlights the tensions inherent in Miller’s contextualist political theory of immigration.

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<i>Targeted Killing: A Legal and Political History</i> by Markus Gunneflo

Targeted Killing: A Legal and Political History by Markus Gunneflo

| March 10, 2017

Targeted Killing: A Legal and Political History, Markus Gunneflo (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2016), 290 pp., $110 cloth. Targeted killing is one of the most controversial topics in contemporary legal, ethical, and political discussion, and the literature on it has grown enormously over the past decade. Markus Gunneflo’s Targeted Killing: A Legal and Political History is […]

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<i>The Global Transformation: History, Modernity and the Making of International Relations</i> by Barry Buzan and George Lawson

The Global Transformation: History, Modernity and the Making of International Relations by Barry Buzan and George Lawson

| March 10, 2017

The Global Transformation: History, Modernity and the Making of International Relations, Barry Buzan and George Lawson (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2015), 421 pp., $29.99 paper, $98 cloth. This important and impressive book argues that international relations as we know it today was born in the nineteenth century. Buzan and Lawson argue that both the substance […]

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<i>Blood Oil: Tyrants, Violence, and the Rules that Run the World</i> by Leif Wenar

Blood Oil: Tyrants, Violence, and the Rules that Run the World by Leif Wenar

| March 10, 2017

Blood Oil: Tyrants, Violence, and the Rules that Run the World, Leif Wenar (New York: Oxford University Press, 2015), 552 pp., $34.95 cloth. In 1865, upon witnessing firsthand the destitution of the urban poor of Moscow, Leo Tolstoy felt compelled to write What Then Must We Do? He was concerned that the condition of the poor […]

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The Yemen Raid and the Grievability of Lives Lost

| March 6, 2017

Framing the debate about the Yemen raid around whether President Trump is to blame misses other crucial matters that ought to be explored, particularly about whose lives are considered grievable and about the function of grief in the silencing of critique.






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30th Anniversary Volume Editors’ Picks

30th Anniversary Volume Editors’ Picks

| February 16, 2017

Ethics & International Affairs is pleased to present a special collection of “Editors’ Picks” from its 30th Anniversary Volume. Access the selections here.






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What We’ve Been Reading

What We’ve Been Reading

| February 16, 2017

Welcome to our roundup of news and current events related to ethics and international affairs! Here’s what we’ve been reading this February.






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Upcoming Conferences of Interest 2017

| February 6, 2017

We have compiled a list of upcoming conferences related to the fields of ethics and international affairs through the end of 2017. We hope you find something that interests you!






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