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About this Fellow


Current post

  • Professor of Philosophy, McGill University

Past Appointments

  • Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, Professor of Political Science, McGill University, Montreal, 1961 - 1976
  • Professor of Philosophy, McGill University, Montreal, 1973 - 1976
  • Chichele Professor of Political Theory, University of Oxford, 1976 - 1981
  • Professor of Political Science, McGill University, Montreal, 1982


Hegel 1975

Sources of the self 1989

The Ethics of authenticty 1992

Other Political Studies: Political Theory, Government and International Relations Fellows

Professor Martha Nussbaum

Political and moral philosophy: the nature of the emotions; the ‘capabilities approach’ to social and global justice; related work in the history of ancient Greek and Roman philosophy

Professor Ted Marmor

The comparative study of welfare state politics and policy, with special emphasis on medical care and pension issues in North America and Western Europe

Professor Richard Little

International Relations theory; historiography; Realism and English school thinking; intervention into civil wars; the balance of power; the historical evolution of the international society

Professor Robert Keohane

Theories of asymmetrical interdependence and international cooperation; transnational relations; the role of multilateral institutions in world politics; accountability and legitimacy in global governance; qualitative research methods