The Eichmann Case and Problem of Illegal but Legitimate Acts

From the course by Yale University
Moral Foundations of Politics
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Yale University
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From the lesson
Enlightenment Political Theory
This module explores what makes a government legitimate. More specifically, was the Third Reich illegitimate and was Eichmann breaking some kind of higher law here?

Meet the Instructors

  • Ian Shapiro
    Ian Shapiro
    Sterling Professor of Political Science and Henry R. Luce Director
    The Whitney and Betty MacMillan Center for International and Area Studies at Yale

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