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About this Fellow

Legal & political theory, both historical & modern, including theories of human rights, the rule of law, property, historic injustice, cosmopolitanism, democracy & unconditional structure, as well as torture & other security issues.

Website: http://its.law.nyu.edu/facultyprofiles/profile.cfm?personID=26993

Appointments

Current post

  • University Professor and Professor of Law, New York University; Quondam Fellow, All Souls College, Oxford

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