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Addressing the “War on Terror” under the “Rule of Law”
Jeffrey Addicott
St. Mary’s University
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Religion, the Rule of Law and Military Legitimacy
Rudolph C. Barnes, Jr.
Attorney-at-Law
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Secrecy and the Centralization of Power
Peter Galison
Harvard University

Smart Power For Hard Problems: The Role of Special Operations Forces Strengthening the Rule of Law and Human Rights in Africa
Kevin Govern
Ave Maria School of Law
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National Insecurity: Democracy, War, and Popular Sovereignty
Alexander Guerrero
University of Pennsylvania 
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Secrecy, Targeted Killing and the Rule of Law
Claire Finkelstein
University of Pennsylvania
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Sovereignty, “Unwilling or Unable” States, and Self Defense against Non-State Actors
Derek Jinks
University of Texas School of Law
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Sovereignty and Legitimacy in the Rule of Law Equation
David Linnan
University of South Carolina
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Contract, Treaty, & Sovereignty
Matthew Lister
University of Denver
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What is Sovereignty?
Christopher W. Morris
University of Maryland
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Sovereign Myths
Mary Ellen O’Connell
University of Notre Dame Law School
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Disentangling the Unwilling or Unable Standard for Foreign Intervention
Jens David Ohlin
Cornell Law School
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Russian Exceptionalism: Putin’s Assertion of Sovereignty at Home and Abroad
Gordon Smith
University of South Carolina
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The Sovereign and the Republic: A Republic View of Political Obligation
Ekow Yankah
Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law
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