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 Theory

History of International Thought

Responsibility to Protect

Refugee Protection

Sovereignty

Imperfect Duties

  • Books
  • Glanville, L 2021 (forthcoming), Sharing Responsibility: The History and Future of Protection from Atrocities (Princeton: Princeton University Press).
  • Glanville, MR, and Glanville, L 2021 (forthcoming), Refuge Reimagined: Biblical Kinship in Global Politics (Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity Press).
  • 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).
  • Under Contract
  • Glanville, L, Lupher D, and Feile Tomes, M (eds), Sepúlveda on the Conquest of the Indies (Oxford: Oxford University Press) - a volume of translations: Sepúlveda's Democrates secundus, Apologia, and Proposiciones temerarias, and Las Casas's Aquí se contiene una disputa o controversia…, due to be submitted late-2020.
  • Edited Books
  • D'Costa, B, and Glanville, L (eds) 2019, Children and the Responsibility to Protect (Leiden: Brill).
  • 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 2020, 'Hypocritical Inhospitality: The Global Refugee Crisis in the Light of History', Ethics & International Affairs, vol. 34, no. 1, pp. 3-12.
  • Glanville, L 2019, 'Grotius and the Marginalization of Cosmopolitan Duties', Grotiana, vol. 40, no. 1, pp. 102-22.
  • Glanville, L 2019, 'The Limits of Rhetorical Entrapment in a Post-Truth Age', Critical Studies on Security, vol. 7, no. 2, pp. 162-65.
  • Glanville, L 2018, 'Children and R2P: An Introduction', Global Responsibility to Protect, vol. 10, no. 1-2, pp. 7-17.
  • Glanville, L 2017, 'The Responsibility to Protect beyond Borders in the Law of Nature and Nations', European Journal of International Law ,
    vol. 28, no. 4, pp. 1069-95.
  • 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 2016, 'Self-interest and the Distant Vulnerable', Ethics & International Affairs, vol. 30, no. 3, pp. 335-53.
  • Glanville, L 2016, 'Does R2P Matter? Interpreting the Impact of a Norm', Cooperation and Conflict, vol. 51, no. 2, pp. 184-99.
  • Widmaier, W, and Glanville, L 2015, ‘The Benefits of Norm Ambiguity: Constructing a “Responsibility to Protect” across Rwanda, Iraq and Libya’, Contemporary Politics, vol. 21, no. 4, pp. 367-83.
  • Glanville, L 2013, 'Intervention in Libya: From Sovereign Consent to Regional Consent', International Studies Perspectives, vol. 14, no. 3, pp. 325-42.
  • Glanville, L 2013, 'The Myth of “Traditional” Sovereignty’, International Studies Quarterly, vol. 57, no. 1, pp. 79-90.

  • Glanville, L 2013, 'Gaddafi and Grotius: Some Historical Roots of the Libyan Intervention', Global Responsibility to Protect, vol. 5, no. 3, pp. 342-61.
  • 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.
  • Glanville, L 2005, 'How Are We to Think About the "National Interest"?', Australian Quarterly, vol. 77, no. 4, pp. 33-37, 40.
  • Book Chapters
  • Glanville, L, and Widmaier, WW 2020, ‘R2P and the Benefits of Norm Ambiguity’, in Phil Orchard and Charles Hunt (eds), Constructing the R2P: Consolidation and Contestation (London: Routledge), pp. 50-68.
  • Glanville, L 2019, 'Children and the Responsibility to Protect: An Introduction', in Bina D'Costa and Luke Glanville (eds), Children and the Responsibility to Protect (Leiden: Brill), pp. 1-11.
  • Glanville, L 2018, 'Historical Thinking about Human Protection: Insights from Vattel’, in Brent J. Steele and Eric A. Heinze (eds.), Routledge Handbook of Ethics and International Relations (London: Routledge), pp. 308-17.
  • Glanville, L 2017, 'Samuel Pufendorf (1632-1694)', in Daniel Brunstetter and Cian O'Driscoll (eds.), Just War Thinkers: From Cicero to Today (Abingdon: Routledge, 2017), pp. 144-55.
  • Glanville, L 2016, 'Sovereignty', in Alex J. Bellamy and Tim Dunne (eds.), The Oxford Handbook of the Responsibility to Protect (Oxford: Oxford University Press), pp. 151-66.
  • Glanville, L 2015, 'Special Problems III: The Question of Using Military Force in the Frame of the Responsibility to Protect', in James Turner Johnson and Eric D. Patterson (eds.), The Ashgate Research Companion to Military Ethics (Aldershot: Ashgate), pp. 89-99.
  • 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 2018, 'Self-Interest and the Distant Vulnerable: The Role of the Emotions in International Assistance', ABC Religion & Ethics, November 21.
  • Bellamy, AJ, Davies, SE, and Glanville, L 2018, 'Editorial: Global R2P at Ten ... and Beyond', Global Responsibility to Protect , vol. 10, no. 4, pp. 389-92.
  • 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...