From U.S. Naval War College Public Affairs Office
May 28, 2013
NEWPORT, R.I. -- Every academic year as part of the U.S. Naval War College (NWC) education, students consider various enduring ethical dilemmas that military officers face as part of the profession of arms. The final Ethics Symposium took place on May 17.
Videos for two lecturers are available online on NWC's YouTube channel.
NWC professor Martin L. Cook, Stockdale Chair of Professional Military Ethics, discussed “The Dangers of “Integrity”: The Dialogue between Ethics and Moral Psychology.” Video is available at http://youtu.be/a8rnNV5r-Cg
For his actions during the Vietnam War, Karl Marlantes was awarded the Navy Cross, Bronze Star, 2 Navy Commendation Medals for valor, 2 Purple Hearts and 10 Air Medals. He is the author of "Matterhorn," a New York Times Top 10 Bestseller, and "What It Is Like To Go To War." Video of his discussion accompanied by Cook is available at http://youtu.be/wIxekAmiyyA