Deen Chatterjee, Senior Fellow of Law at the S.J. Quinney College of Law, will present excerpts from his book manuscript on peace and global justice at an invited symposium on Preventive Force and Targeted Killing at Loyola Marymount University on April 14-15. Chatterjee’s idea of just peace as preventive non-intervention critiques the just-war provision of preventive intervention. For Chatterjee, the just-war paradigm is based on the ideal of sovereign equality enshrined in international law and justice, whereas the just-peace model that he is developing in the book is an instance of global justice, which is predicated on the more challenging premise of human equality.
In May, Chatterjee will participate in an invited workshop on just-war theory at Stockholm University in Sweden. He will also speak at the inaugural … Full Story »