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About this Fellow

Political theory: theories of law and the state, pluralism, toleration, republicanism, global justice, secularism and religion

Website: https://www.nuffield.ox.ac.uk/people/profiles/c%C3%A9cile-laborde/

Appointments

Current post

  • Nuffield Chair in Political Theory, Nuffield College, Oxford

Past Appointments

  • Professor of Political Theory, University College London

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