Abstract

Events surrounding the September 11 terrorist attacks on the United States raise compelling moral questions about the effects of war and globalization on children in many parts of the world. This paper adopts Sartre's notion of freedom, particularly its connection with materiality and intersubjectivity, to assess the moral responsibility that we have as a global community toward our most vulnerable members. We conclude by examining important first steps that should be taken to address the plight of children.

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Additional Information

ISSN
1527-2001
Print ISSN
0887-5367
Pages
pp. 197-203
Launched on MUSE
2003-04-01
Open Access
No
Archive Status
Archived 2009
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