Princeton University

Anne-Marie Slaughter


What Is America's Purpose? THE NATIONAL INTEREST (September/October 20115).

Foreword, in THE WORK-FAMILY DEBATE IN POPULAR CULTURE: CAN WOMEN AND MEN “HAVE IT ALL”? (Ellyn A. Lem and Timothy J. Dunn) (2015).

Foreword, in FINDING BLISS: INNOVATIVE LEGAL MODELS FOR HAPPY CLIENTS AND HAPPY LAWYERS, (Deborah Epstein Henry, Suzie Scanlon Rabinowitz, and Garry A. Berger) (2015).

Foreword, in POWER THROUGH PARTNERSHIP: HOW WOMEN LEAD BETTER TOGETHER (Betsy Polk and Maggie Ellis Chotas) (2014).

A Regional Responsibility to Protect, in LESSONS FROM INTERVENTION IN THE 21st CENTURY: LEGALITY, LEGITIMACY, AND FEASIBILITY, Global Policy e-book (David Held and Kyle McNally, eds.) (2014).

Foreword, in WHAT WORKS FOR WOMEN AT WORK: FOUR PATTERNS WORKING WOMEN NEED TO KNOW (Joan C. Williams and Rachel Dempsey) (2014).

To Tweet or Not to Tweet? The Impact of Social Media on Global Politics, in TOWARDS MUTUAL SECURITY: FIFTY YEARS OF MUNICH SECURITY CONFERENCE (Wolfgang Ischinger, ed.) (2014).

Retrospective on International Law in the First Obama Administration, in PROCEEDINGS OF THE 107th ANNUAL MEETING (American Society of International Law, 2013)

L’Europe au coeur du monde, in Et si le soleil se levait à nouveau sur l'Europe?, Le Cercle des Economistes (sur la direction de Jean-Herve Lorenzi et Christian de Boissieu) (2013).

Filling Power Vacuums in the New Global Legal Order,

Preface, in THE ARAB SPRING AND CLIMATE CHANGE, Center for American Progress (Caitlin E. Werrell and Francesco Femia, eds.) (2013).
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International Law and International Relations Theory: Twenty Years Later, in INTERDISCIPLINARY PERSPECTIVES ON INTERNATIONAL LAW AND INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS: THE STATE OF THE ART (Jeffrey L. Dunoff and Mark A. Pollack, eds.) (2012).

Remarks, The Big Picture: Beyond Hot Spots and Crises in Our Interconnected World 1 PENN STATE JOURNAL OF LAW AND INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS 286 (2012).

Open v. Closed: Media, Government, and Social Organizations in the Information Age. (Richard S. Salent Lecture on Freedom of the Press, Joan Shorenstein Center on the Press, Politics, and Public Policy, Harvard Kennedy School, October 10, 2012).

You Can't Have It All: Princetonians Respond, PRINCETON ALUMNI WEEKLY (September 19, 2012).

Harnessing Connection Technologies for Development, with Eleanor Meegoda, in OLD PROBLEMS, NEW SOLUTIONS: HARNESSING TECHNOLOGY AND INNOVATION IN THE FIGHT AGAINST GLOBAL POVERTY (Collection of Policy Briefs Commissioned for the Ninth Annual Brookings Blum Roundtable on Global Poverty, Aspen, CO, August 1-3, 2012).
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Why Women Still Can't Have It All, THE ATLANTIC, (July/August 2012).
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A Grand Strategy of Network Centrality, in AMERICA'S PATH: GRAND STRATEGY FOR THE NEXT ADMINISTRATION, Center for a New American Security (Richard Fontaine and Kristin M. Lord, eds.) (May 31, 2012).

Do It Yourself Diplomacy, THE ROTARIAN (February 2012).

International Relations, Principal Theories, MAX PLANCK ENCYCLOPEDIA OF PUBLIC INTERNATIONAL LAW (2011). PDF

Transgovernmental Networks, with Thomas N. Hale, in SAGE HANDBOOK OF GOVERNANCE (Mark Bevir, ed.) (2011).

War and Law in the 21st Century: Adapting to the Changing Face of Conflict, Europe’s World (Autumn 2011).

Our Waning Confidence, DEMOCRACY: A JOURNAL OF IDEAS, Fall 2011. PDF

Responsibility and Leadership, DIE ZEIT, April 7, 2011. PDF

America's Edge: Power in the Networked Century, 88 FOREIGN AFFAIRS 94 (2009).

Wilsonianism in the Twenty-first Century, in CRISIS OF AMERICA'S FOREIGN POLICY (G. John Ikenberry, ed.) (2009). PDF

Calling All Patriots: The Cosmopolitan Appeal of American Nationalism, with Thomas N. Hale, in CULTURAL POLITICS (David Held and Henrietta L. Moore, eds.) (2008). PDF

Strategic Leadership: Framework for a 21st Century National Security Strategy, with Bruce W. Jentleson, Ivo H. Daalder, Antony J. Blinken, Lael Brainard, Kurt M. Campbell, Michael A. McFaul, James C. O'Brien, Gayle E. Smith, and James B. Steinberg, The Phoenix Initiative, Center for a New American Security, 2008. PDF

The Future of International Law is Domestic, with William Burke-White, in NEW PERSPECTIVES ON THE DIVIDE BETWEEN INTERNATIONAL AND NATIONAL LAW (Andre Nolkaemper and Janne Nijman, eds.) (2007). PDF

The American Idea is an Idea: Unexceptionalism, THE ATLANTIC (November 2007). PDF

The UN: Silent Reform, with Thomas N. Hale and George Kell, 44 (1) UN CHRONICLE (2007). PDF

Iran Symposium, DISSENT 97 (Winter 2007). PDF

The Legacy of Elihu Root: Rereading Root in PROCEEDINGS OF THE 100TH ANNUAL MEETING (American Society of International Law, 2006). PDF

Forging a World of Liberty under Law: U.S. National Security in the 21st Century, with G. John Ikenberry, Princeton Project on National Security, Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, Princeton University, 2006. PDF

Networking Goes International: An Update, with David Zaring, 2 ANNUAL REVIEW OF LAW AND SOCIAL SCIENCE 211 (2006).

The Future of International Law is Domestic (or, The European Way of Law), with William Burke-White, 47 HARVARD INTERNATIONAL LAW JOURNAL 327 (2006).

Transparency: Possibilities and Limitations, with Thomas N. Hale, 30 THE FLETCHER FORUM OF WORLD AFFAIRS 153 (2006).

Reinventing the United Nations in WITH ALL OUR MIGHT (Will Marshall, ed., Randolph Court and Kevin Croke, assoc. eds., 2006).

The Global Governance Crisis, 4 THE INTERDEPENDENT 32 (2006). PDF

A New U.N. for a New Century: The Robert L. Levine Distinguished Lecture Series, 74 FORDHAM LAW REVIEW 2961 (2006). PDF

A Covenant to Make Global Governance Work, with Thomas N. Hale, OPEN DEMOCRACY (December 21, 2005).

Notes and Comments: Security, Solidarity, and Sovereignty: The Grand Themes of UN Reform, 99 AMERICAN JOURNAL OF INTERNATIONAL LAW 619 (2005). PDF

Declare War, with Leslie H. Gelb, 296 THE ATLANTIC MONTHLY 54 (2005). PDF

Why States Create International Tribunals: A Response to Professors Posner and Yoo, with Laurence R. Helfer, 93 CALIFORNIA LAW REVIEW 899 (2005). PDF

A Brave New Judicial World in AMERICAN EXCEPTIONALISM AND HUMAN RIGHTS (Michael Ignatieff, ed., 2005). PDF

Winning Back the World's Trust, GLOBAL AGENDA, 2005 edition. PDF

Help Develop Institutions and Instruments for Military Intervention on Humanitarian Grounds in RESTORING AMERICAN LEADERSHIP: 13 COOPERATIVE STEPS TO ADVANCE GLOBAL PROGRESS, Open Society Institute/Century Foundation, April 2005. PDF

To Pursue Primacy for its Own Sake Seems an Odd Way to Reassure Other Nations, BOSTON REVIEW, March 10, 2005.

The New Challenges to International, National, and Human Security Policy: A Report to the Trilateral Commission (with Carl Bildt and Kazuo Ogura), THE TRILATERAL COMMISSION (2004).

Response to Suzanne Nossel (Foreign Policy: How America Can Get its Groove Back: The First 100 Days of a New Administration, DISSENT (Fall 2004).

Sovereignty and Power in a Networked World Order, 40 STANFORD JOURNAL OF INTERNATIONAL LAW 283 (2004). PDF

The International Dimension of the Law School Curriculum, 22 PENNSYLVANIA STATE INTERNATIONAL LAW REVIEW 417 (2004).

The Partial Rule of Law, THE AMERICAN PROSPECT, (October, 2004). PDF

A Dangerous Myth, PROSPECT MAGAZINE, January 22, 2004. PDF

Disaggregated Sovereignty: Toward the Public Accountability of Global Government Networks in GOVERNMENT AND OPPOSITION (2004). PDF

A New Global Bargain in WHAT WE STAND FOR (New Democracy Project) (2004). PDF

Power and Legitimacy of Government Networks, in GOVERNANCE IN THE 21ST CENTURY: THE PARTNERSHIP PRINCIPLE (Alfred Herrhausen Society) (2004). PDF

China's Past, America's Future, with Wei Jingsheng, OPEN DEMOCRACY (July 27, 2004).

Courting the World, FOREIGN POLICY (March/April 2004).

A Duty to Prevent, with Lee Feinstein, Issue Paper, United Nations Foundation (2004). PDF

International Law and International Relations Theory: A Prospectus in THE IMPACT OF INTERNATIONAL LAW ON INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION (Eyal Benevisti and Moshe Hirsch, eds.) (2004). PDF

A Duty to Prevent, with Lee Feinstein, 83 FOREIGN AFFAIRS 136 (2004).

Defining the Limits: Universal Jurisdiction and National Courts in UNIVERSAL JURISDICTION: NATIONAL COURTS AND THE PROSECUTION OF SERIOUS CRIMES UNDER INTERNATIONAL LAW (Stephen Macedo, ed., 2004). PDF

The Duty to Prevent, ASPENIA INTERNATIONAL 25-26, United? the UN, the US, and us (December 2004). PDF

Leading Through Law, 27 THE WILSON QUARTERLY 37 (2003). PDF

Global Government Networks, Global Information Agencies, and Disaggregated Democracy, 24 MICHIGAN JOURNAL OF INTERNATIONAL LAW 1041 (2003). PDF

Mercy Killings, FOREIGN POLICY 87 (May/June 2003). PDF

Misreading the Record, 82 FOREIGN AFFAIRS 201 (2003).

Everyday Global Governance, with Some Extraordinary Implications DAEDALUS 1 (Winter 2003). PDF

A Global Community of Courts, 44 HARVARD INTERNATIONAL LAW JOURNAL 191 (2003). PDF

An International Constitutional Moment, with William Burke-White, 43 HARVARD INTERNATIONAL LAW JOURNAL 1 (2002). PDF

Tougher than Terror, THE AMERICAN PROSPECT, January 28, 2002, 22. PDF

The Future of International Law: Ending the U.S.-Europe Divide, CRIMES OF WAR PROJECT (2002).

Breaking Out: The Proliferation of Actors in the International System in GLOBAL PRESCRIPTIONS: THE PRODUCTION AND EXPORTATION OF A NEW STATE ORTHODOXY 12 (Yves Dezalay and Bryant G. Garth, eds., 2002). PDF

The Accountability of Government Networks, 8 INDIANA JOURNAL OF GLOBAL LEGAL STUDIES 347 (2001).

International Law, International Relations and Compliance, with Kal Raustiala, in HANDBOOK OF INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS, (Walter Carlnaes, Thomas Risse, and Beth Simmons, eds., 2001). PDF

Agencies on the Loose? Holding Government Networks Accountable in TRANSATLANTIC REGULATORY COOPERATION (George A. Bermann, Matthias Herdegen and Peter Lindseth, eds, 2000). PDF

Building Global Democracy, 1 CHICAGO JOURNAL OF INTERNATIONAL LAW 223 (2000). PDF

Virtual Visibility, FOREIGN POLICY 84 (November/December 2000).

A Liberal Theory of International Law in PROCEEDINGS OF THE 94TH ANNUAL MEETING (American Society of International Law, 2000). PDF

Judicial Globalization, 40 VIRGINIA JOURNAL OF INTERNATIONAL LAW 1103 (2000). PDF

The Future of International Legal Regimes, with Abram Chayes, in NATIONAL SECURITY AND INTERNATIONAL LAW: THE UNITED STATES AND THE INTERNATIONAL CRIMINAL COURT (Sarah Sewall, ed., 2000). PDF

Plaintiff's Diplomacy, with David Bosco, 79 FOREIGN AFFAIRS 102 (2000).

Introduction: Legalization and World Politics, with Judith Goldstein, Miles Kahler, and Robert O. Keohane, 54 INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATION 385 (2000). PDF

Legalized Dispute Resolution: Interstate and Transnational, with Robert O. Keohane and Andrew Moravcsik, 54 INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATION 457 (2000). PDF

The Concept of Legalization, with Kenneth W. Abbott, Robert O. Keohane, Andrew Moravcsik, and Duncan Snidal, 54 INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATION 401 (2000).

Government Networks: The Heart of the Liberal Democratic Order in DEMOCRATIC GOVERNANCE AND INTERNATIONAL LAW 199 (Gregory H. Fox and Brad R. Roth, eds., 2000). PDF

Governing the Global Economy through Government Networks in THE ROLE OF LAW IN INTERNATIONAL POLITICS 177 (Michael Byers, ed., 2000). PDF

Memorandum to the President in TOWARD AN INTERNATIONAL CRIMINAL COURT: THREE OPTIONS PRESENTED AS PRESIDENTIAL SPEECHES 1 (Council on Foreign Relations, Alton Frye, Project Director, 1999).

The Method is the Message, with Steven R. Ratner, 93 AMERICAN JOURNAL OF INTERNATIONAL LAW 410 (1999). PDF


International Law and International Relations Theory: A New Generation of Interdisciplinary Scholarship, 92 AMERICAN JOURNAL OF INTERNATIONAL LAW 367 (1998). PDF

Revisiting the European Court of Justice, with Walter Mattli, 52 INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATION 177 (1998). PDF

Pushing the Limits of the Liberal Peace: Ethnic Conflict and the 'Ideal Polity' in INTERNATIONAL LAW AND ETHNIC CONFLICT 128 (David Wippman, ed., 1998). PDF

The Role of National Courts in the Process of European Integration: Accounting for Judicial Preferences and Constraints, with Walter Mattli, in THE EUROPEAN COURTS AND NATIONAL COURTS: DOCTRINE AND JURISPRUDENCE 253 (Anne-Marie Slaughter, Alec Stone Sweet, and Joseph H.H. Weiler, eds., 1997). PDF

The Real New World Order, 76 FOREIGN AFFAIRS 183 (1997).

Toward a Theory of Effective Supranational Adjudication, with Laurence Helfer, 107 YALE LAW JOURNAL 273 (1997).

Extraterritoriality and Discovery, with David Zaring, in CURRENT LEGAL ISSUES IN INTERNATIONAL COMMERCIAL LITIGATION 72 (Cheong, Chan-Wing, Ho Hock Lai, Beng, Lee-Eng, and Loon, Ng-Loy Wee, eds., 1997).

Constructing the European Community Legal System from the Ground Up: The Role of Individual Litigants and National Litigants and National Courts, with Walter Mattli, European University Institute Working Paper RSC No. 96/56.

International Law in a World of Liberal States, 6 EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF INTERNATIONAL LAW 503 (1995). PDF

Liberal International Relations Theory and International Economic Law, 10 AMERICAN UNIVERSITY JOURNAL OF INTERNATIONAL LAW AND POLICY 1 (1995).

Law and Politics in the European Union: A Reply to Garrett, with Walter Mattli, 49 INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATION 183 (Winter 1995). PDF

The Liberal Agenda for Peace: International Relations Theory and the Future of the United Nations, 4 TRANSNATIONAL LAW AND CONTEMPORARY PROBLEMS 377 (1994).

A Typology of Transjudicial Communication, 29 UNIVERSITY OF RICHMOND LAW REVIEW 99 (1994). PDF

Nationalism v. Internationalism: Another Look, 26 NEW YORK UNIVERSITY JOURNAL OF INTERNATIONAL LAW AND POLICY 585 (1994). PDF

Introductory Note, with Carl Kaysen, in EMERGING NORMS OF JUSTIFIED INTERVENTION 7 (Laura W. Reed & Carl Kaysen eds., 1993). PDF

New Directions in Legal Research on the European Community, 391 JOURNAL OF COMMON MARKET STUDIES 31 (1993).

International Law and International Relations Theory: A Dual Agenda, 87 AMERICAN JOURNAL OF INTERNATIONAL LAW 205 (1993). PDF

Europe Before the Court: A Political Theory of Legal Integration, with Walter Mattli, 47 INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATION 41 (1993). PDF

Liberal States: A Zone of Law, Paper Presented at the 1992 Annual Meeting of the American Political Science Association.

Democracy and Judicial Review in the European Community, 1992 UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO LEGAL FORUM 81 (1992).

Law Among Liberal States: Liberal Internationalism and the Act of State Doctrine, 92 COLUMBIA LAW REVIEW 1907 (1992).

Toward an Age of Liberal Nations, 33 HARVARD JOURNAL OF INTERNATIONAL LAW 393 (1992). PDF

Regulating the World: Multilateralism, International Law, and the Projection of the New Deal Regulatory State in MULTILATERALISM MATTERS (John Ruggie, ed., 1992). PDF

Comment on Intervention against Illegitimate Regimes in LAW AND FORCE IN THE NEW INTERNATIONAL ORDER (Lori Fisler Damrosch and David Scheffer, eds., 1991).

Revolution of the Spirit, 3 HARVARD HUMAN RIGHTS JOURNAL 1 (1990). PDF

Panel Discussion: Options for a Law-Abiding Policy in Central America, 10 BOSTON COLLEGE THIRD WORLD LAW JOURNAL 215 (1990).

The Once and Future German Question, 68 FOREIGN AFFAIRS 65 (1990).

The Alien Tort Statute and the Judiciary Act of 1789: A Badge of Honor, 83 AMERICAN JOURNAL OF INTERNATIONAL LAW 461 (1989). PDF

Pursuing the Assets of Former Dictators in PROCEEDINGS OF THE 81ST ANNUAL MEETING 401 (American Society of International Law, 1987).

Restoration and Reunification: Eisenhower's German Policy in REEVALUATING EISENHOWER: AMERICAN FOREIGN POLICY IN THE FIFTIES (Richard A. Melanson and David Mayers, eds., 1987).