Christopher Kutz

Christopher Kutz is the C. William Maxeiner Professor of Law in the Jurisprudence and Social Policy Program at Berkeley Law School. Kutz’s work focuses on moral, political, and legal philosophy, and he has particular interest in the foundations of criminal, international, and constitutional law. His current work centers on democratic theory, the law of war, the metaphysics of criminal law, and the nature of political legitimacy. He is the author of Complicity: Ethics and Law for a Collective Age (2000); “The Lawyers Know Sin: Complicity in Torture,” in The Torture Debate in America (2006); as well as numerous articles in scholarly journals. His forthcoming book, War and Democracy, will be published by Princeton University Press in 2015.