Monthly Archives: April 2012

Global Distributive Justice: An Introduction

Chris Armstrong, Global Distributive Justice: An Introduction (Cambridge University Press, 2012) This new textbook introduces the major theories and issues in a clear and accessible way, enabling students to navigate their way through the complex and fast-moving set of debates … Continue reading

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Claudio Corradetti (Ed.), Philosophical Dimensions of Human Rights. Some Contemporary Views, Springer, Dordrecht, 2012

About this book A unique collection by contemporary human rights authorities Provides a single picture of the most innovative aspects of human rights Combines contemporary contributions with seminal works The intellectual profile adds value to the political/diplomatic debates on human … Continue reading

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CFA: MANCEPT Workshop on Well-being and Public Policy

MANCEPT Workshops in Political Theory – Ninth Annual Conference Manchester Centre for Political Theory (MANCEPT), University of Manchester 5th – 7th September 2012 Workshop on Well-being and Public Policy: Call for Abstracts David Cameron, in a recent speech on introducing … Continue reading

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Blog Symposium on Libertarianism and Land

Over at the Bleeding Heart Libertarians blog, we’re running a symposium this week on the topic of “Libertarianism and Land,” featuring essays by Eric Mack, Hillel Steiner, Fred Foldvary, Kevin Carson, and David Schmidtz. The first essay went up this … Continue reading

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Thom Brooks, Punishment

Punishment is the most comprehensive monograph on the subject available. It is accessible for readers coming to the topic for the first time with new arguments and developments in each chapter that will be of interest to those already working … Continue reading

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Latest Issue of European Journal of Political Theory Now Available – Special Issue: Just War in the Shadow of 9/11

The latest issue of the European Journal of Political Theory (11.2) is now available and can be found here: http://ept.sagepub.com/content/11/2.toc Special issue: Just war in the shadow of 9/11: Ten years on Guest editors: Graham Long and Peter Sutch Contributors … Continue reading

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