The comparative political economy of the developed democracies; the study of European politics and public policy-making; comparative institutional analysis and problems of social inequality
Professor Martha Nussbaum FBA
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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
- Ernst Freund Distinguished Service Professor of Law and Ethics, The University of Chicago
Colonialism and post-colonialism; civil wars and extreme violence in Africa; political violence and political justice; decolonization of the university and higher education, War on Terror
International relations with particular emphasis on American foreign policy, globalisation and soft power.