SciELO - Scientific Electronic Library Online

 
vol.34 issue2Validating war: the construction of the strategic Expertise regimeSoft China: the changing nature of china's charm strategy author indexsubject indexarticles search
Home Pagealphabetic serial listing  

Services on Demand

Journal

Article

Indicators

Related links

Share


Contexto Internacional

Print version ISSN 0102-8529

Abstract

LIMA, Francisco Jozivan Guedes. The moral foundations of pre-juridical international relations based on Kant. Contexto int. [online]. 2012, vol.34, n.2, pp.471-499. ISSN 0102-8529.  https://doi.org/10.1590/S0102-85292012000200004.

This research presents the moral foundations of pre-juridical international relations based on the preliminary articles of Immanuel Kant's Towards Perpetual Peace. These articles establish the minimal moral conditions through which individuals, states and people are protected against the abuses of the state of nature. Without them, international relations are subject to positive law or to political realism. These moral elements make up the fundamental principles which, to Kant, constitute the legitimacy of international relations.

Keywords : Pre-juridical International Relations; Morality; Kant; Political Philosophy.

        · abstract in Portuguese     · text in Portuguese     · Portuguese ( pdf )

 

Creative Commons License All the contents of this journal, except where otherwise noted, is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution License