Ep11 – Michael Morgan

On diplomatic history. Evan talks with Michael Morgan about his research on humanitarian intervention, the complexity of motives, the the mix of altruism and imperialism, and why empathy is crucial when studying history.
Michael Cotey Morgan, “The Ambiguities of Humanitarian Intervention,” in Hal Brands and Jeremi Suri, eds., The Power of the Past: History and Statecraft (Washington, D.C.: Brookings Institution Press, 2016): 181-207.