Individual rights and the Making of the International System Mon, 2012-11-19 11:12

On October the 18th, Prof. Christian Reus-Smit gave a lecture in BGLT about “Individual rights and the Making of the International System”. Prof. Reus-Smit holds the Chair in International Relations at the European University Institute in Florence. He is a Fellow of the Academy of the Social Sciences in Australia and will serve as Vice-President of the International Studies Association in 2013-2014.
Prof. Reus-Smit is the author of American Power and World Order (Polity 2004) and The Moral Purpose of the State (Princeton 1999); co-author of Special Responsibilities in World Politics (Cambridge 2012); editor of The Politics of International Law (Cambridge 2004); and co-editor of The Oxford Handbook of International Relations (Oxford 2008), Resolving International Crises of Legitimacy (Special issue of International Politics 2007), and Between Sovereignty and Global Governance (Macmillan 1998).