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Fall 2018 Course Offerings

Date posted: April 27th, 2018

Our interdisciplinary program offers a variety of courses in areas including classics, law, philosophy and political science. This spring, we offer these classes:
PHIL 417 War and Morality
The aim of this course is to explore a wide range of ethical issues relating to the decision to take a nation to war, how wars are conducted, and efforts to establish order in the wake of a conflict. …Read more.

Launch of New MA Program in Military Ethics

Date posted: February 5th, 2018

Case Western Reserve University welcomes applications to the newly launched M.A. in Military Ethics program – the first graduate degree program of its kind.

Students study at the Inamori International Center for Ethics and Excellence
Students study at the Inamori International Center for Ethics and Excellence

Spring 2018 Course Offerings

Date posted: January 11th, 2018

Our interdisciplinary program offers a variety of courses in areas including classics, law, philosophy and political science.

Watch: “If Aristotle Waged Cyber Warfare” by Dr. George R. Lucas, Jr

Date posted: October 19th, 2017

On Nov. 1, 2017, Visiting Distinguished Inamori Scholar Dr. George R. Lucas, Jr will present an exciting talk titled “If Aristotle Waged Cyber Warfare.”

Tetradrachm (silver) mint coin, Athens, mid-5th century BCE
Tetradrachm (silver) mint coin, Athens, mid-5th century BCE

Annual Meeting of the International Society for Military Ethics

Date posted: October 2nd, 2017

The International Society for Military Ethics (ISME) will host its annual meeting in January 2018 at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, OH. The topic of this year’s conference is Culture, Diversity, and Military Ethics: Intersections of Military and Civilian Culture at a Time of International Political Upheaval. 

Military Ethics Program Examines Wartime Decisions

Date posted: May 5th, 2017

Program director Shannon French discusses CWRU’s new M.A. in Military Ethics degree in an interview with the Plain Dealer.

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