A liberal theory of international justice

Andrew Altman and Christopher Heath Wellman

This book advances a novel theory of international justice that combines the orthodox liberal notion that the lives of individuals are what ultimately matter morally with the putatively antiliberal idea of an irreducibly collective right of self-governance. The individual and her rights are placed a...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Altman, Andrew, 1950-
Other Authors: Wellman, Christopher Heath.
Format: Book
Published: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2009.
Physical Description:233 p. ; 24 cm
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Table of Contents:
  • Acknowledgments
  • 1. Introduction
  • 2. Self-Determination and Democracy
  • 3. Secession
  • 4. International Criminal Law
  • 5. Armed Intervention and Political Assassination
  • 6. International Distributive Justice
  • 7. Immigration and Membership
  • 8. Conclusion
  • Notes
  • References
  • Index.