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About this Fellow

Political philosophy, political theory

Website: https://www.york.ac.uk/politics/staff/emeritus-honorary/sue-mendus/

Appointments

Current post

  • Morrell Professor Emerita of Political Philosophy, University of York

Past Appointments

  • Professor of Political Philosophy, University of York, 1995 - 2012
  • Director, Morrell Studies in Toleration Programme, University of York, 1990 - 1999

British Academy Appointments

  • Vice-President (Social Sciences), 2009 - 2012
  • Member of Council, 2007 - 2009

Publications

Politics and Morality 2009

1970

Toleration and the Limits of Liberalism 1989

1970

Feminism and Emotion 2000

1970

Impartiality in Moral and Political Philosophy 2001

1970

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

Professor Rae Langton

Ethical aspects of speech act theory and social epistemology; metaphysics of properties; history of philosophy, especially Kant; free speech, hate speech and media ethics; feminist perspectives on pornography and objectification

Professor Matthew Kramer

Political, moral, and legal philosophy: deontological ethics; justice; moral realism as a moral doctrine; legal positivism and legal objectivity; rights and freedom

Professor Jane Mansbridge

Democratic theory; the problem of legitimate coercion, understood through theories of negotiation, representation, deliberation and deliberative systems, participation, political equality, everyday activism, feminism, and public recognition of collective