RSSIssue 33.1

Could a United Nations Code of Conduct Help Curb Atrocities? A Response to Bolarinwa Adediran

| March 2019
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Although a UN code of conduct may have little effect on Security Council decision-making, the proposals have already proven their worth in political and normative terms.

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The Many Evils of Inequality: An Examination of T. M. Scanlon’s Pluralist Account

The Many Evils of Inequality: An Examination of T. M. Scanlon’s Pluralist Account

| March 2019
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This review essay presents an in-depth theoretical look at—and critique of—Scanlon’s pluralist approach to objectionable inequality.

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<i>Crime and Global Justice: The Dynamics of International Punishment</i>, by Daniele Archibugi and Alice Pease

Crime and Global Justice: The Dynamics of International Punishment, by Daniele Archibugi and Alice Pease

| March 2019
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In this book, Archibugi and Pease survey familiar territory, but they distinguish their contribution by using case studies to tell their story, focusing on the indictments, trials, and convictions of well-known heads of state.

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<i>Should We Control World Population?</i> by Diana Coole

Should We Control World Population? by Diana Coole

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This book provides an antidote to the commonly held assumption that procreation is beyond the legitimate scope of governmental influence.

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<i>Wars of Law: Unintended Consequences in the Regulation of Armed Conflict</i>, by Tanisha Fazal

Wars of Law: Unintended Consequences in the Regulation of Armed Conflict, by Tanisha Fazal

| March 2019
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This book convincingly shows that efforts to regulate and govern the conduct of war have bred counteracting reactions by warring parties.

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