IR 210 Session 40

IR 210 Session 40 - In any particular situation we have an...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–3. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
In any particular situation, we have an unconditional obligation to do only what we can honestly wish all other people to do under similar circumstances. . Kant. Kant’s Categorical Imperative: Not optional; a universal rule of ethical behavior that I s discovered by reason. Last four lectures: have you learned anything this semester? Learning Objectives: -Modern & Contemporary Grotians: Wilson and Pearson -Other problem-solvers I. Modern Grotians A. Problem-solvers and Internationalists B. Influence and their role increases after major global crises: 1. Woodrow Wilson, WWI 2. David Mitrany, WWII C. Morality in Grotian IR: 1. Natural law tradition 2. Not defined by powerful 3. No duality- actions of states judged by universal standards of justice and morality D. Why follow international law?
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
1. We have mutual interests and mutual needs. 2. Order; stability 3. Avoid retaliation 4. Reciprocity E. World government is not the goal! 1. They want an international society of states which puts common interests over
Background image of page 2
Image of page 3
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

This note was uploaded on 04/17/2008 for the course IR 210 taught by Professor Lynch during the Fall '06 term at USC.

Page1 / 4

IR 210 Session 40 - In any particular situation we have an...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 3. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online