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VOLUME 7, Issue 1

Special Issue: The Ethics of Mass State Surveillance

Guest Editor: Peter Königs

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Peter Königs

Introduction to the Special Issue on the Ethics of State Mass Surveillance


Kevin Macnish

Mass Surveillance: A Private Affair?


Leonhard Menges

Did the NSA und GCHQ Diminish Our Privacy? What the Control Account Should Say [OPEN ACCESS]


Patrick Taylor Smith

A Neo-Republican Theory of Just State Surveillance


Titus Stahl

Privacy in Public: A Democratic Defense [OPEN ACCESS]


Frej Klem Thomsen

The Ethics of Police Body-Worn Cameras


Adam Henschke

Privacy, the Internet of Things and State Surveillance: Handling Personal Information within an Inhuman System




Hanno Sauer

Economic Exceptionalism? Justice and the Liberal Conception of Rights


Christoph Hanisch

Telic Priority: Prioritarianism's Impersonal Value




VOLUME 6, Issue 2

Special Issue: Towards Foolproof Democracy: Improving Public Debate and
Political Decision-Making

Guest Editors: David Lanius and Ioannis Votsis

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David Lanius and Ioannis Votsis

Introduction to the Special Issue: Towards Foolproof Democracy: Improving Public Debate and Political Decision-Making


Frodo Podschwadek

Inoculation against Populism: Media Competence Education and Political Autonomy


Kirsten J. Worden

Disengagement in the Digital Age: A Virtue Ethical Approach to Epistemic Sorting on Social Media


Wulf Loh

The Gamification of Political Participation


Suzanne Andrea Bloks

Are Referendums and Parliamentary Elections Reconcilable? The Implications of Three Voting Paradoxes


Dominic Lenzi

Deliberating about Climate Change: The Case for ‘Thinking and Nudging’


Fiona McEvoy

Political Machines: Ethical Governance in the Age of AI




Renan Silva

The Two-Dimensional Analysis of Feasibility: A Restatement



VOLUME 6, Issue 1

Special Issue: Demandingness in Practice

Guest Editors: Marcel van Ackeren and Simon Derpmann

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Marcel van Ackeren and Simon Derpmann

Introduction to the Special Issue on Demandingness in Practice [OPEN ACCESS]


Matthew H. Kramer

The Demandingness of Deontological Duties: Is the Absolute Impermissibility of Placatory Torture Irrational? [OPEN ACCESS]


Anna Hartford

How Much Should a Person Know? Moral Inquiry & Demandingness 


Alberto Giubilini and Julian Savulescu

Demandingness and Public Health Ethics [OPEN ACCESS]


Kian Mintz-Woo

Principled Utility Discounting Under Risk [OPEN ACCESS]


Brian Berkey

Collective Obligations and Demandingness Complaints



Luke Maring

Which Boders?


Rudolf Schuessler

Sufficientarianism and the Measurement of Inequality


Matthias Brinkmann

Indirect Instrumentalism about Political Legitimacy




VOLUME 5, Issue 2

Special Issue: Normative Aspects of International Trade Institutions
Guest Editor: Valentin Beck

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Valentin Beck

Introduction to the Special Issue on Normative Aspects of International Trade Institutions [OPEN ACCESS]


Christian Neuhäuser

Being Realistic about International Trade Justice


Johannes Kniess

Must We Protect Foreign Investors?


Tadhg Ó Laoighaire

Making Offers They Can't Refuse: Consensus and Domination in the WTO


Lisa Herzog

Global Trade with an Epistemic Upgrade [OPEN ACCESS]


Jonathan William Kuyper

Democratic Legitimacy Beyond the State: Politicization, Representation, and a Systemic Framework




Billy Christmas

Rescuing the Libertarian Non-Aggression Principle


Adam D. Moore

Privacy, Interests, and Inalienable Rights


VOLUME 5, Issue 1

Special Issue: Philip Pettit's The Robust Demands of the Good

Guest Editors: N. P. Adams and Susanne Burri

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N. P. Adams and Susanne Burri

Introduction to the Special Issue on Philip Pettit's The Robust Demands of the Good



Benjamin Ferguson

The Value of Robustness: Promotion or Protection?


Dorothea Gädeke

The Robust Demands of the Right


Federica Gregoratto

The Robust Demands of Oppression: Problematizing Pettit's Account of Attachments


Isaac Taylor

Robust Harms


Sven Nyholm

Pettit on Love and Its Value: A Critical Assessment


Philip Pettit

Defending The Robust Demands of the Good [OPEN ACCESS]





Michael D. Weinmann

Arendt and the Legitimate Expectation for Hospitality and Membership Today


Andrew Lister

The Difference Principle, Capitalism, and Property-Owning Democracy




VOLUME 4, Issue 2

Special Issue: Legitimate Expectations

Guest Editors: Lukas H. Meyer, Thomas Pölzler and Pranay Sanklecha

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Lukas H. Meyer, Thomas Pölzler and Pranay Sanklecha

Introduction to the Special Issue on Legitimate Expectations


Fergus Green

Legitimate Expectations, Legal Transitions, and Wide Reflective Equilibrium


Timothy Waligore

Legitimate Expectations, Historical Injustice, and Perverse Incentives for Settlers


Margaret Moore

Legitimate Expectations and Land [OPEN ACCESS]


Stefan Arnold

Legitimate Expectations in the Realm of Law – Mutual Recognition, Justice as a Virtue and the Legitimacy of Expectations


Anne-France Colla

Elements for a General Theory of Legitimate Expectations


Matt Matravers

Legitimate Expectations in Theory, Practice, and Punishment





Ben Davies

Paternalism and Evaluative Shift


VOLUME 4, Issue 1

SYMPOSIUM: Autonomy and the Morality of Freedom

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Agnieszka Kochanowicz



John Christman

Anti-Perfectionism and Autonomy in an Imperfect World: Comments on Joseph Raz’s The Morality of Freedom 30 Years On [OPEN ACCESS]


Natalie Stoljar

Relational Autonomy and Perfectionism [OPEN ACCESS]


Chris Mills

How Should Liberal Perfectionists Justify the State?


Gauthier-Chung, Maud Faïle

Hounded Women: The IPV Protocol and the Autonomy of Abuse Victims



DISCUSSION on Jason Brennan's Why not Capitalism


Stephen Hood

Is Capitalist Utopia Noncompetitive? Jason Brennan’s Why Not Capitalism?


Jason Brennan

On Competition in Utopian Capitalism


Stephen Hood

Reply to Brennan




David G. Dick

Transformable Goods and the Limits of What Money Can Buy


Alexandre Gajevic Sayegh

A Case of Non-Ideal Guidance: Tackling Tax Competition [OPEN ACCESS]



VOLUME 3, Issue 2

SPECIAL ISSUE: The Ethics of Immigration in a Non-Ideal World

Guest Editors: Jan Brezger, Andreas Cassee, and Anna Goppel

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Jan Brezger, Andreas Cassee, and Anna Goppel

The Ethics of Immigration in a Non-Ideal World: Introduction [OPEN ACCESS]


David Owen

Refugees, Fairness and Taking up the Slack: On Justice and the International Refugee Regime [OPEN ACCESS]


Javier S. Hidalgo

The Duty to Disobey Immigration Law [OPEN ACCESS]


Linda Bosniak

Wrong, Rights and Regularization


Julian F. Müller

Advancing Justice by Appealing to Self-Interest: The Case for Charter Cities


Henning Hahn

The Right to Exclude, Human Rights, and Political Facts


Oliviero Angeli

Freedom of Movement and Emigration Pressures: A Defence of Immigration Fees


Zoltan Miklosi

Immigration and the Democratic Stability Argument


VOLUME 3, Issue 1

SYMPOSIUM on Brain Drain

Guest Editor: Eszter Kollár

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Eszter Kollar

Symposium on Brain Drain: The Merits and Limits of Furthering Normative Solutions in Source Countries [OPEN ACCESS]


Gillian Brock

Debating Brain Drain: An Overview [OPEN ACCESS]


Michael Blake

Debating Brain Drain: An Overview [OPEN ACCESS]


Lea Ypi

Sharing the Burdens of the Brain Drain


Darrel Moellendorf

Can a Liberal State Make Access to Medical Education Conditional on Public Service?


David Owen

Compulsory Public Service and the Right to Exit


Merten Reglitz

Medical Brain Drain: Free-Riding, Exploitation, and Global Justice


Daniel Edward Callies

Brain Drain, Contracts, and Moral Obligation


Gillian Brock

Solving Problems Associated with the Brain Drain: Fair Contracts, Legitimate States, and Appropriate Policy Measures


Michael Blake

On Money, God, and Dogmatic Liberalism: A Reply to my Critics





Kerah Gordon-Solmen

Luck, Love, and Extreme Skiiing: Distributive Injustice Without Unfairness




VOLUME 2, Issue 2

SYMPOSIUM on Discrimination

Guest Editor: Kasper Lippert-Rasmussen

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Kasper Lippert-Rasmussen

Discrimination: An Intriguing but Underexplored Issue in Ethics and Political Philosophy [OPEN ACCESS]


Ryan Cook

Discrimination Revised: Reviewing the Relationship between Social Groups, Disparate Treatment and Disparate Impact [OPEN ACCESS]


Raino Malnes

Discrimination: Classification and Moral Assessment


Xiafoei Lu

"No Fats, Femmes or Asians" [OPEN ACCESS]


Oscar Horta

Does Discrimination Require Disadvantage?


Frej Klem Thomsen

Stealing Bread and Sleeping Beneath Bridges: Indirect Discrimination as Disadvantageous Equal Treatment [OPEN ACCESS]



SYMPOSIUM on the Limits of Markets

Editor: Mark Peacock


Mark Peacock

Symposium on Limits of Markets: Introduction


David Sherman

Ethics and the Reach of Actually Existing Capitalist Markets


Jason Brennan/Peter Jaworski

In Defense of Commodification




VOLUME 2, Issue 1

SPECIAL ISSUE: Intergenerational Justice and Natural Resources

Editors: Lukas Meyer, Pranay Sanklecha, and Alexa Zellentin

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Lukas Meyer, Pranay Sanklecha, and Alexa Zellentin

Symposium: Intergenerational Justice and Natural Resources: Introduction [OPEN ACCESS]


Henry Shue

Historical Responsibility, Harm Prohibition, and Preservation Requirement: Core Practical Convergence on Climate Change [OPEN ACCESS]


Eric Brandstedt

The Circumstances of Intergenerational Justice


Diane Williamson

What Can I Hope about the Earth’s Future Climate? Affective Resources for Overcoming Intergenerational Distance, Kantian and Otherwise


Frank Dietrich and Joachim Wündisch

Territory Lost – Climate Change and the Violation of Self-determination Rights [OPEN ACCESS]


Dan Dennis

Property Rights, Future Generations and the Destruction and Degradation of Natural Resources





Douglas Bamford
The Holistic and Policy-Focused Interpretation of Hypothetical Insurance

Nils Holtug
Welfare Luck Egalitarianism and Expensive Tastes


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VOLUME 1,  Issue 2
Special Issue: Fair Trade

Editor: David Miller

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David Miller

Symposium on Fair Trade: Introduction [OPEN ACCESS]


Aaron James
A Theory of Fairness in Trade [OPEN ACCESS]


Mathias Risse & Gabriel Wollner
Three Images of Trage: On the Place of Trade in a Theory of Global Justice [OPEN ACCESS]


Clara Brandi
On the Fairness of Multilateral Trading Systems [OPEN ACCESS]


Andrew Walton
Do Moral Duties Arise from Global Trade? [OPEN ACCESS]


Sonja Dänzer
Unfair Trade, Exploitation and Below-Subsistence Wages


Sylvie Loriaux & Alexia Herwig
International Trade, Fairness, and Labour Migration


VOLUME 1, Issue 1
SPECIAL ISSUE: Global Tax Justice

 Editors: Gillian Brock and Thomas Pogge

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Gillian Brock and Thomas Pogge

Global Tax Justice and Global Justice [OPEN ACCESS]


Zorka Milin
Global Tax Justice and the Resource Curse: What Do Corporations Owe?


Miriam Ronzoni

Global Tax Governance: The Bullets Internationalists Must Bite – And Those They Must Not [OPEN ACCESS]


Peter Dietsch & Thomas Rixen
Redistribution, Globalisation, and Multi-level Governance [OPEN ACCESS]


Shmuel Nili
Global Taxation, Global Reform, and Collective Action


Marcus Schulzke
Developing a National Foundation for Global Taxation


Douglas Bamford

Realising International Justice: To Constrain or to Counter-Incentivise?


Ana Tanasoca
Double Taxation, Multiple Citizenship, and Global Inequality [OPEN ACCESS]