The Problem of Harm in World Politics: Theoretical Investigation by Andrew Linklater

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June 2012, no. 342

The Problem of Harm in World Politics: Theoretical Investigation by Andrew Linklater

Cambridge University Press, $35.95 pb, 320 pp

The Problem of Harm in World Politics: Theoretical Investigation by Andrew Linklater

by
June 2012, no. 342

Violent and non-violent harm is endured, inflicted, and internalised by all people at different times, and to varying degrees. It was Cicero who is believed to have first posited that the main obligation human beings have is to refrain from harming one another, and that any unnecessary act of doing so renders that person an enemy of the human race.

N.A.J. Taylor reviews 'The Problem of Harm in World Politics: Theoretical Investigations' by Andrew Linklater

The Problem of Harm in World Politics: Theoretical Investigation

by Andrew Linklater

Cambridge University Press, $35.95 pb, 320 pp

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