Alexander de la Paz

Alexander de la Paz

Research Interest

Alexander de la Paz (PhD, Columbia) is a Lecturer in the Discipline of Political Science. His research focuses on trade-off behavior in war. In particular, he studies how people weigh lives, and evaluate lives weighed in war from both positive and normative perspectives. His book project, based on his dissertation, examines the problem of “human shields” in war.

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