David Cortright


David Cortright is the director of Policy Studies at the Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies at the University of Notre Dame and chair of the board of directors of the Fourth Freedom Forum. He is the author or editor of seventeen books, including the Adelphi volume Towards Nuclear Zero, with Raimo Väyrynen (Routledge, 2010) and Peace: A History of Movements and Ideas (Cambridge University Press, 2008). Cortright has written widely on nonviolent social change, nuclear disarmament, and the use of multilateral sanctions and incentives as tools of international peacemaking.