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  1. Amy E. Eckert (2009). National Defense and State Personality. Journal of International Political Theory 5 (2):161-176.
    In his provocative book War and Self-Defense, David Rodin criticizes attempts to justify national defense based on an analogy between the individual and the state. In doing so, he treats state personality as an analogy to the personality of the individual. Yet the state possesses the key attributes of moral personality, including a conception of the good life and a sense of justice. The state's unobservable – but nevertheless real – moral personality means that it also possessed the right to (...)
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  2. Amy E. Eckert (2008). Obligations Beyond National Borders: International Institutions and Distributive Justice. Journal of Global Ethics 4 (1):67 – 78.
    Recent scholarship has tied duties of distributive justice to the existence of coercive institutions. This body of work argues that, because the international system lacks institutions that can coerce individuals in the same manner as domestic institutions, there are no international obligations to address relative poverty and inequality. Proponents of this view use it to support the existence of a compatriot preference that requires us to meet the needs of compatriots before meeting those of the global poor. Even supposing distributive (...)
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  3. Amy E. Eckert (2006). The Political Philosophy of Cosmopolitanism - by Gillian Brock and Harry Brighouse. Ethics and International Affairs 20 (3):394–396.
  4. Amy E. Eckert (2006). The Political Philosophy of Cosmopolitanism, Gillian Brock and Harry Brighouse, Eds.(Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2005), 272 Pp., $70 Cloth, $24.99 Paper. [REVIEW] Ethics and International Affairs 20 (3):394-396.
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