Speeches | 29 September 2010

Wednesday Lunch at Lowy: Ethics and foreign policy - Dr Simon Longstaff presentation

The realm of international affairs has become a 'state of nature' with asymmetrical powers of a kind that Thomas Hobbes would recognise as entirely familiar. What, then, should be the prescription to cure this ill? At the Wednesday Lunch on 29 September, Dr Simon Longstaff, Executive Director of the St James Ethics Centre, explored how the discipline of ethics helps to address this question.Simon Longstaff

  • Simon Longstaff

The realm of international affairs has become a 'state of nature' with asymmetrical powers of a kind that Thomas Hobbes would recognise as entirely familiar. What, then, should be the prescription to cure this ill? At the Wednesday Lunch on 29 September, Dr Simon Longstaff, Executive Director of the St James Ethics Centre, explored how the discipline of ethics helps to address this question.Simon Longstaff

  • Simon Longstaff