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America’s Selective Burden Shedding?

| December 8, 2017
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At the December meeting of the Loisach Group, I was intrigued by the description of where U.S. foreign policy seems to be headed under the Trump administration offered by my colleague Daniel Hamilton–“selective burden shedding.” This term is a riff off the the more standard proclamation that the United States seeks its partners and allies […]

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American Withdrawal from the World?

| December 3, 2017
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Even before the 2016 elections, many of us were predicting that the U.S. would go through a period of retrenchment in terms of its global engagement–that a combination of rising costs and the emergence of alternative power centers in the international system would impose limits on America’s freedom of action to set the global agenda–but […]

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Can America Still Find a Purpose?

| November 18, 2017
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Can the United States, which played such a critical role in the development of the institutions that shaped the post-World War II environment, repeat that feat in this century as well?

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Collateral Displacement in War

| November 3, 2017
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Military strategists fail to consider collateral displacement in their in bello proportionality calculations, and that’s a mistake.

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Self-Determination versus State Integrity: Catalan and Kurdish Issues

| October 27, 2017
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Two crises are brewing, one in Iraq and one in Spain, over the perennial problem of whether self-determination takes precedence over territorial integrity.

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Call for Papers

Call for Papers

| October 27, 2017
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In 2018, the editors are particularly interested in articles for peer review on emerging technologies; issues of gender, women, and children; and global health.

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Upcoming Conferences of Interest 2018

| October 25, 2017
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We have compiled a list of upcoming conferences related to the fields of ethics and international affairs through the end of 2018. We hope you find something that interests you!

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What We’ve Been Reading

What We’ve Been Reading

| October 16, 2017
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Welcome to our roundup of news and current events related to ethics and international affairs! Here’s what we’ve been reading this month.

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