Winter 2009 (Issue 23.4)

TABLE OF CONTENTS

In the summer of 2008, Princeton’s Institute for Advanced Studies and the Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs convened a conference to recognize Michael Walzer’s enormous contribution to the ethical and political philosophy of the 20th century. This issue features selected papers from the conference by Charles R. Beitz, Michael W. Doyle, and Will Kymlicka, with an introduction by Yitzhak Benbaji.

It also includes  a feature on political reconciliation by Daniel Philpott; a review essay entitled “In Pursuit of Peace,” by Kent J. Kille; and book reviews.

 

SYMPOSIUM: WALZER AND THE MORAL STANDING OF STATES

Introduction [Full Text]
Yitzhak Benbaji

The Moral Standing of States Revisited
Charles R. Beitz

A Few Words on Mill, Walzer, and Nonintervention
Michael W. Doyle

Categorizing Groups, Categorizing States: Theorizing Minority Rights in a World of Deep Diversity
Will Kymlicka

FEATURE

An Ethic of Political Reconciliation
Daniel Philpott

REVIEW ESSAY

In Pursuit of Peace
Kent J. Kille

BOOK REVIEWS [Full Text]

War, Torture and Terrorism: Rethinking the Rules of International Security
Edited by Anthony F. Lang, Jr., and Amanda Russell Beattie
Review by Richard Jackson

The Religious in Responses to Mass Atrocity: Interdisciplinary Perspectives
Edited by Thomas Brudholm and Thomas Cushman
Review by Elazar Barkan

Messy Morality: The Challenge of Politics
C. A. J. Coady
Review by Christian Nadeau

Ethics of Global Development: Agency, Capability, and Deliberative Democracy
David A. Crocker
Review by Ingrid Robeyns

Universal Human Rights in a World of Difference
Brooke A. Ackerly
Review by Alyssa R. Bernstein

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