The point of just war theory is to regulate warfare, to limit
its occasions, and to regulate its conduct and legitimate scope.
Wars between states should never be total wars between nations or
peoples. Whatever happens to the two armies involved...
The work of Michael
Walzer, one of America's foremost political thinkers,
was recognized at a three-day conference on the Institute campus.
Professor Emeritus in the School of Social
Science, Walzer was celebrated for his contributions to
Occidentalism, as defined by Avishai Margalit, George F. Kennan
Professor in the School of Historical Studies, is a modern
phenomenon, a dehumanizing picture of the West, painted not only by
its enemies but in fact propagated from within....