International Justice:

A Bibliography

Developed for Use in Connection with PHIL 401: International Justice

No attempt has been made to be exhaustive.

Last revised: January 5, 2005

Contact: Dr. Jan Garrett
I. Major Writers
II. Materials on War and Terrorism
III. Materials on Other Global Justice Topics

Major Writers

John Rawls

Rawls, John, 1971. A Theory of Justice. Cambridge MA: Harvard University Press.

___, 1999. A Theory of Justice: Revised Edition. Cambridge: Harvard University Press.

___. The Law of Peoples (13-page article)

___, 1999. The Law of Peoples. Cambridge: Harvard University Press.

___, 2001. Justice as Fairness: A Restatement. Cambridge: Harvard University Press.

___, 1996. Political Liberalism. New York: Columbia University Press.

Studies of Rawls' work

Daniels, Norman, ed., 1989. Reading Rawls: Critical Studies on Rawls' A Theory of Justice. Stanford University Press.

Davion, V., and C. Wolff, eds., 2000. The Idea of a Political Liberalism: Essays on Rawls. Lanham MD: Rowan and Littlefield.

Garrett, Jan, 2002. "The Mature Philosophy of John Rawls."

Hayden, Patrick, 2002. John Rawls: Towards a Just World Order. Cardiff: University of Wales Press.

Moellendorf, Darrel, 2002. Cosmopolitan Justice. Boulder CO: Westview.

Sen and Nussbaum: The Capabilities Approach

Sen, Amartya, 1999. Development as Freedom. New York: Anchor Books.

___, and J. Dreze, 1989. Hunger and Public Action. Oxford: The Clarendon Press.

Nussbaum, Martha C. 2000. Women and Human Development: The Capabilities Approach. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. [WHD]

___, 1999. Sex and Social Justice. New York: Oxford University Press. Part I.

___, and J. Glover, eds., 1995. Women, Culture, and Development: A Study of Human Capabilities. Oxford: Clarendon Press. HQ 1236 .W6377 1995

Garrett, Jan, 2002. "Martha Nussbaum on Capabilities."

Will Kymlicka

Kymlicka, Will, 1991. Liberalism, Community, and Culture. Oxford University Press

___, 1995. Multicultural Citizenship. Oxford University Press.

___, ed., 1996. The Rights of Minority Cultures. Oxford University Press.

___, 2001. Politics in the Vernacular. Oxford University Press.

Onora O'Neill

___, 1986. Faces of Hunger. Unwin; reissue in 2003?

___, 1996. Towards Justice and Virtue: A Constructive Account of Practical Reasoning. New York: Cambridge University Press. [TJV]

___, 2000. Boundaries of Justice. New York: Cambridge University Press.

Other Articles and Books
Related Specifically to War or Terrorism

Materials by Philosophers and Political Theorists

Coady, C. A. J., 1992. "Terrorism," Encyclopedia of Ethics, ed. L. C. Becker, 1241-44. New York: Garland Publishing.

Coady, Tony, and Michael O'Keefe, eds., 2002. Terrorism and Justice: Moral Argument in a Threatened World. Melbourne University Press.

Concerned Philosophers for Peace Newsletter, 2002. "Assessing War Against Iraq and Terrorism." Vol. 22, n1-2 (Spring & Fall 2002). Contains a useful bibliography on Terrorism.

Cotta, Sergio, 1985. Why Violence? A Philosophical Interpretation. Gainesville: University of Florida Press.

Falk, Richard A., 2001. "Defining a Just War" [Just War Case for Afghan War] The Nation, October 29, 2001. (Search archives at the Nation, see below under Periodicals.)

Greetham, Bryan, 1996(?). "Terrorism and the Collapse of Moral Authority." No date for this article is given but the most recent reference in the end notes is from 1996.

Gupta, Suman, 2002. The Replication of Violence. Thoughts on International Terrorism after September 11, 2001. Pluto Press.

Holmes, Robert L., 1989. On War and Morality (Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1989).

Honderich, Ted, 2002A. After the Terror. Edinburgh University Press.

___ , 2002B. "After the Terror: Further Thoughts."

Macksey, Charles, 1912. "War". The Catholic Encyclopedia. Volume XV. New Advent (online). (

Moellendorf, Darrel, 2002. "Is the War in Afghanistan Just?" Imprints: A Journal of Analytical Socialism. Response to his view in the same issue.

Orend, Brian, 2002. War and International Justice: A Kantian Perspective. Waterloo, Ontario, CA: Wilfrid Laurier University Press.

Ruddick, Sara, "Violence," Encyclopedia of Ethics, eds. L. C. and C. Becker. Garland Press.

Walzer, Michael, 1977. Just and Unjust Wars. New York: Basic Books.

Wester, Col. Franklin Eric, 2004. Preemption and Just War: Considering the Case of Iraq.

Other Articles and Documents Related to War and Terrorism

Hoffman, Bruce, 2002. "Terrorism." Encarta Online 2002.

Panitch, Leo, 2002. "Violence: A Tool of Order and Change." Monthly Review 54:2 (June 2002), 12-32.

Teitelbaum, Alejandro, 2002. "About Terrorism," United Network for Human Rights, Sand in the Wheels no. 137 (24 July 2002).

U. S. Military Operations Since World War II, in G. Vidal 2002, pp. 22-41

Vidal, Gore, 2002. Perpetual War for Perpetual Peace. New York: Thunder's Mouth Press.

Singer, Peter, 2002. One World: The Ethics of Globalization. Yale U Press, 21.95cloth.

Materials on Other Global Justice Topics
by Philosophers and Political Theorists

Archibugi, Daniele, and David Held, 1995. Cosmopolitan Democracy: An Agenda for a New World Order. Blackwell.

Attfield, Robin, and Barry Wilkins, eds., 1992. International Justice and the Third World. Routledge.

Barry, Brian, and Robert Goodin, eds., 1992. Free Movement. Pennsylvania State University Press.

Bauer, Joanne, and Daniel A. Bell, eds., 1999. The East Asian Challenge for Human Rights. Cambridge University Press.

Beitz, Charles, ed., 1985. International Ethics. Princeton University Press

___, 1999. Political Theory and International Relations, 2nd edition. Princeton: Princeton University Press.

Berting, Jan, et al., 1990. Human Rights in a Pluralist World. Meckler.

Crawford, James, ed., 1992. The Rights of Peoples. Oxford: Clarendon.

Goodin, E. Robert, 1988. "What Is So Special about Our Fellow Countrymen?" Ethics 98:663-86

Held, David, ed., 1993. Prospects for Democracy: North, South, East, West. Stanford University Press.

Ivison, Duncan, 2002. Postcolonial Liberalism. Cambridge University Press.

Lyotard, Jean-Francois. "The Other's Rights."

Moellendorf, Darrel, 2002. Cosmopolitan Justice. Boulder CO: Westview.

Nardin, Terry, and David R. Mapel, eds., 1993. Traditions of International Ethics. Cambridge University Press.

Okin, Susan M., 2001. "When Cultural Values Clash with Universal Rights: Is Multiculturalism Bad for Women?" ( Ethics Connection, Markkula Center for Applied Ethics.

Orend, Brian, 2002. Human Rights: Concept and Context. Toronto Canada: Broadview.

Schwartz, Warren F., ed., 1995. Justice in Immigration. Cambridge University Press.

Singer, Peter, 2002. One World: The Ethics of Globalization. Yale University Press.

Tamir, Yael, 1995. Liberal Nationalism. Princeton University Press.

Tan, Kok-Chor, 2000. Toleration, Diversity, and Global Justice. Penn State University Press. (verify date and publisher)

Taylor, Charles. "Conditions of an Unforced Consensus on Human Rights"

Thompson, Jana, 1992. Justice and World Order. 1992.

Walzer, Michael, 1983. Spheres of Justice: A Defense of Pluralism and Equality. Oxford: Martin Robinson, 1983.

___, 1996. Thick and Thin: Moral Argument at Home and Abroad. Notre Dame University Press.

Relevant Articles, Documents, and Books by Non-Philosophers

Arbuthnot, Felicity, 2002. "Inside Iraq" (New Internationalist Special Features), November 26, 2002.

Athreya, Bama. "Trade Is a Women's Issue"

Barlow, Maude and Tony Clark, 2002a. Blue Gold: The Fight to Stop the Corporate Theft of the World's Water. The New Press.

___, 2000b. "Who Owns Water?" The Nation September 2, 2002.

Brown, Donald A., 2002. American Heat: Ethical Problems with the United States' Response to Global Warming. Rowman and Littlefield.

Danaher, Kevin, ed., 1994. Fifty Years Is Enough: The Case Against the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund. Boston: South End Press.

Enloe, Cynthia. "Masculinity as a Foreign Policy Issue"

George, Susan, 1982. Food for Beginners. New York: Readers and Writers Publishing.

_____, 1988. A Fate Worse Than Debt. New York: Grove Press.

_____, 1999. The Lugano Report: On Preserving Capitalism in the Twenty-first Century. Pluto Press.

Jacobson, Jodi, 1993, "Closing the Gender Gap in Development," State of the World 1993. W. W. Norton and Company. (Reprinted in T. A. Mappes and J. S. Zembaty, eds., 2002. Social Ethics: Morality and Social Policy, 422-31. McGraw-Hill.)

Hayter, Teresa, 2002. The New Common Sense (The Case for Open Borders), The New Internationalist October 2002.

Lappe, F. M. and J. Collins, 1986. World Hunger: Twelve Myths. New York: Grove Weidenfield.

Rich, Bruce, 1994. Mortgaging the Earth: the World Bank, Environmental Impoverishment, and the Crisis of Development. Boston: Beacon Press.

Peoples International Debt Tribunal-Final Judgment, 18 April 2002, Sand in the Wheels Newsletter.

Rights documents contained in Orend 2002, Appendix A

Sivaraksa, Sulak. Speeches of Sulak Sivaraksa (a Thai Buddhist environmentalist and Human Rights advocate)

General Periodicals for Social, Political, Economic News and Analysis

The American Prospect

Foreign Policy in Focus: A Think Tank without Walls (an online journal)

The Nation

The New Internationalist

ZNET / Z magazine

See also other authors and other sources listed at Critics of Corporate Globalism