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About this Fellow

Political theory; democratic theory, early modern theories of an original contract and contemporary contract theory, feminist theory, critical race theory, citizenship and the welfare state.



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  • Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Political Science, University of California, Los Angeles; Honorary Professor, Cardiff University


Contract and Domination 2007


Basic Income Worldwide (co-ed with Matthew Murrary) 2012


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