Assoc Prof Luke Glanville

Associate Professor
Department of International Relations, Coral Bell School of Asia Pacific Affairs

Luke Glanville is an Associate Professor in the Department of International Relations.

He has two books forthcoming in 2021: Sharing Responsibility: The History and Future of Protection from Atrocities (Princeton University Press) and Refuge Reimagined: Biblical Kinship in Global Politics (InterVarsity Press, with Mark R. Glanville).

He is presently completing a volume of translations, co-edited with David Lupher and Maya Feile Tomes, titled Sepúlveda on the Conquest of the Indies, for Oxford University Press.

Luke is the author of Sovereignty and the Responsibility to Protect: A New History (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2014) (winner of Australian Political Science Association Crisp Prize (2016) and CHOICE Outstanding Academic Title Award (2014)). He has placed articles in journals including International Studies Quarterly, European Journal of International Relations, Ethics & International Affairs, and European Journal of International Law. He is co-editor of three books and served for ten years as co-editor of the quarterly journal, Global Responsibility to Protect (2010-19).

Research interests

International Political Theory

History of International Thought

Responsibility to Protect

Refugee Protection

Sovereignty

Imperfect Duties

  • Books
  • Glanville, L 2014, Sovereignty and the Responsibility to Protect: A New History (Chicago: University of Chicago Press). Winner of Australian Political Science Association Crisp Prize (2016) and CHOICE Outstanding Academic Title Award (2014).
  • Edited Books
  • Bellamy, AJ, Davies, SE, and Glanville, L (eds) 2011, The Responsibility to Protect and International Law (Leiden: Martinus Nijhoff).
  • Davies, SE, and Glanville L (eds) 2010, Protecting the Displaced: Deepening the Responsibility to Protect (Leiden: Martinus Nijhoff).
  • Journal Articles
  • Glanville, L 2017. ‘Responsibility to Perfect: Vattel’s Conception of Duties beyond Borders’, International Studies Quarterly, vol. 61, iss. 2, pp. 385-95.
  • Glanville, L 2013, 'The Myth of “Traditional” Sovereignty’, International Studies Quarterly, vol. 57, no. 1, pp. 79-90.

  • Glanville, L 2013, ‘In Defense of the Responsibility to Protect’, Journal of Religious Ethics, vol. 41, no. 1, pp. 169-82.
  • Glanville, L 2012, ‘The Responsibility to Protect Beyond Borders’, Human Rights Law Review, vol. 12, no. 1, pp. 1-32.
  • Glanville, L 2012, ‘Christianity and the Responsibility to Protect’, Studies in Christian Ethics, vol. 25, no. 3, pp. 312-26.

  • Glanville, L 2011, ‘The Antecedents of “Sovereignty as Responsibility”’, European Journal of International Relations, vol. 17, no. 2, pp. 233-55.
  • Glanville, L 2011, ‘Ellery Stowell and the Enduring Dilemmas of Humanitarian Intervention’, International Studies Review, vol. 13, no. 2, pp. 241-58.
  • Glanville, L 2011, ‘On the Meaning of “Responsibility” in the “Responsibility to Protect”’, Griffith Law Review, vol. 20, no. 2, pp. 482-504.
  • Glanville, L 2011, ‘Darfur and the Responsibilities of Sovereignty’, International Journal of Human Rights, vol. 15, no. 3, pp. 462-80.
  • Glanville, L 2010, ‘Retaining the Mandate of Heaven: Sovereign Accountability in Ancient China’, Millennium: Journal of International Studies, vol. 39, no. 2, pp. 323-43.
  • Glanville, L 2010, ‘The International Community’s Responsibility to Protect’, Global Responsibility to Protect, vol. 2, no. 3, pp. 287-306, reprinted in Sara Davies and Luke Glanville (ed.) 2010, Protecting the Displaced: Deepening the Responsibility to Protect (Leiden: Martinus Nijhoff), pp. 185-204.
  • Glanville, L 2009, ‘Is "Genocide" Still a Powerful Word?’ Journal of Genocide Research, vol. 11, no. 4, pp. 467-86.
  • Glanville, L 2006, ‘Norms, Interests and Humanitarian Intervention’, Global Change, Peace and Security, vol. 18, no. 3, pp. 153-71.
  • Glanville, L 2006, ‘Rwanda Reconsidered: A Study of Norm Violation’, Journal of Contemporary African Studies, vol. 24, no. 2, pp. 185-202.
  • Book Chapters
  • Glanville, L 2014, ‘Armed Humanitarian Intervention and the Problem of Abuse after Libya’, in Don Scheid (ed.), The Ethics of Armed Humanitarian Intervention (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press), pp. 148-65.
  • Glanville, L 2014, 'Is Just Intervention Morally Obligatory?' in Caron E. Gentry and Amy E. Eckert (eds), The Future of Just War: New Critical Essays (Athens: University of Georgia Press), pp. 48-61.
  • Bellamy, AJ, Davies, SE, and Glanville, L 2011, ‘Introduction’ and ‘Conclusion’, in Alex J. Bellamy, Sara E. Davies, and Luke Glanville (ed.), The Responsibility to Protect and International Law (Leiden: Martinus Nijhoff), pp. 1-12, 217-22.
  • Davies, SE, and Glanville, L 2010, ‘Introduction: Protecting the Displaced’ and ‘Conclusion’, in Sara Davies and Luke Glanville (ed.), Protecting the Displaced: Deepening the Responsibility to Protect (Leiden: Martinus Nijhoff), pp. 1-12, 205-8.
  • Other
  • Glanville, L 2014, 'Syria Teaches Us Little about Questions of Military Intervention’, in Robert W. Murray and Alasdair McKay (eds.), Into the Eleventh Hour: R2P, Syria, and Humanitarianism in Crisis (e-IR ebook), pp. 44-48, http://www.e-ir.info/2014/01/20/edited-collection-r2p-syria-and-humanita...