The Editors

rss feed

The Editors's Latest Posts

Fall 2020 (34.3)

Fall 2020 (34.3)

| October 2020

The editors of Ethics & International Affairs are pleased to present the Fall 2020 issue of the journal! This Special Issue of the journal features a collection of essays organized and guest edited by Margaret P. Karns on the seventy-fifth anniversary of the United Nations. The collection contains contributions from David Malone and Adam Day, Sophie Harman, Ellen J. Ravndal, Ramesh Thakur, Susanna P. Campbell, Devaki Jain, Bertrand Ramcharan, Maria Ivanova, and Margaret P. Karns, Kirsten Haack, and Jean-Pierre Murray. Additionally, the issue includes an article by Jack McDonald on information, privacy, and just war theory and an essay by Anthony F. Lang, Jr. on constructing universal values.  It also contains a review essay by Sarah C. Goff on freedom and justice in trade governance, and book reviews by Michael Blake, Elizabeth Kahn, Jamie Mayerfeld, and John Williams.

Read More

EIA Fall 2020 issue–Out Now!

EIA Fall 2020 issue–Out Now!

| October 2020

The editors are pleased to present a Special Issue of Ethics & International Affairs: “The United Nations at Seventy-Five: Looking Back to Look Forward,” covering human rights, peacekeeping, gender, and much more. The Fall issue also includes new work on just war and privacy, universal values, and trade justice.
Full issue OPEN ACCESS for a limited time.

Read More

Taking Measure of the UN’s Legacy at Seventy-Five

Taking Measure of the UN’s Legacy at Seventy-Five

Founded on the visions of Franklin Delano Roosevelt and Winston Churchill, the United Nations has evolved significantly over the past seventy-five years. It has registered remarkable achievements, stimulating a range of ambitious multilateral treaties; promoting human rights; and, at times, playing a central role in containing and preventing armed conflict, particularly in the avoidance of […]

Read More

Why Nationalism

Why Nationalism

| October 2020

Yael Tamir’s Why Nationalism is a very good, very timely, and very unfashionable book.

Read More

Global Poverty, Injustice, and Resistance

Global Poverty, Injustice, and Resistance

| October 2020

In this work of nonideal theory, Gwilym David Blunt flips the existing narrative on ethics and extreme poverty by examining the global poor’s right to resist.

Read More

Structural Injustice: Power, Advantage, and Human Rights

Structural Injustice: Power, Advantage, and Human Rights

| October 2020

This is an urgently needed book. Madison Powers and Ruth Faden have constructed a powerfully reasoned, deeply learned, and richly perceptive theory that places the problem of structural injustice at the heart of political philosophy.

Read More

Surrogate Warfare: The Transformation of War in the Twenty-First Century

Surrogate Warfare: The Transformation of War in the Twenty-First Century

| October 2020

In this excellent survey and analysis of the debates raised by the use of surrogates in war, Andreas Krieg and Jean-Marc Rickli make a compelling case for both the extent to which surrogacy is changing the nature of war and the seriousness with which this issue needs to be taken.

Read More

Briefly Noted: <I data-lazy-src=