Founding Chairman of CES (1969–1994), Hoffmann was Paul and Catherine Buttenwieser University Professor at Harvard. His publications included Gulliver’s Troubles (1968), Decline or Renewal? France Since the Thirties (1974), Primacy or World Order (1978), Duties Beyond Borders (1980), Janus and Minerva (1986), The European Sisyphus (1995), Ethics and Politics of Humanitarian Intervention (1996), World Disorders (1998), L’Amerique vraiment imperial? (2003), Gulliver Unbound (2004), and Chaos and Violence (2006). He also collaborated on Rousseau and Freedom (2010), co-edited with Christie McDonald. Hoffmann passed away at the age of 86 after a long illness on September 13, 2015.
Founding Chairman (1969-1994), CES, Harvard University