A turn not taken: Ethics in IR at the millennium

Frost, Mervyn (1998) A turn not taken: Ethics in IR at the millennium. Review of International Studies, 24 (Sp. Iss. SI ). pp. 119-132. ISSN 0260-2105. (The full text of this publication is not currently available from this repository. You may be able to access a copy if URLs are provided)

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In everyday life we often engage in ethical argument about what ought to be done in international affairs; in a rough and ready fashion we engage in normative theory. It is odd then to find that for most of its history, scholars in the discipline of International Relations (IR) have seldom explicitly engaged in this kind of theorizing. The reasons for their avoiding it are now well known. Certain developments in the discipline over the past few decades, however, suggest that the discipline might now have taken the normative turn. But has it?

Item Type: Article
Subjects: J Political Science > JZ International relations
Divisions: Faculties > Social Sciences > School of Politics and International Relations
Depositing User: R.F. Xu
Date Deposited: 29 Jun 2009 10:58
Last Modified: 29 Jun 2009 10:58
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