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Philip Alston

Reconceiving the UN Human Rights Regime: Challenges Confronting the New UN Human Rights Council

Center for Human Rights and Global Justice, New York Law School, Working Paper 4, 2006


Philip Alston

Promoting Accountability of Members of the New UN Human Rights Council

Center for Human Rights and Global Justice, New York Law School, Working Paper 1, 2006


Arthur Applbaum

Forcing a People to Be Free

Harvard KSG Working Paper Number RWP05-066 (2005)


Richard J. Arneson

Just Warfare and Noncombatant Immunity

Cornell International Law Journal, 39, No. 3 (2006), pp. 663-688


Richard J. Arneson

Global Justice, Cosmopolitanism, and the Severe Demand

APSA Annual Meeting, Chicago, September 2004


Richard J. Arneson

Moral Limits on the Demands of Beneficence?

in The Ethics of Assistance: Morality, Affluence, and the Distant Needy, ed. by Deen K. Chatterjee (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2004), pp. 33-58.


Richard J. Arneson

Do Patriotic Ties Limit Global Justice Duties?

Journal of Ethics 9 (2005), pp. 127-150.


Brian Barry

Are Human Rights Universal?

Lecture, Lisbon, 2003


Stephane Beaulac

The Social Power of Bodin's 'Sovereignty' and International Law

Melbourne Journal of International Law, Vol. 4, No. 1, 2003


Ulrich Beck

Living in the World Risk Society

Hobhouse Memorial Lecture, LSE, 2006


Charles Beitz

Human Rights and International Toleration

Chicago Political Theory Workshop, 2005


Seyla Benhabib

Reclaiming Universalism: Negotiating Republican Self-Determinism and Cosmopolitan Norms

Tanner Lecture, 2004


Seyla Benhabib

The Right to Have Rights

Chicago Political Theory Workshop, 2003


Samantha Besson

Human Rights, Institutional Duties and Cosmopolitan Responsibilities

Oxford Journal of Legal Studies, 23 (2003) pp. 507-523.


Michael Blake and Mathias Risse

Is there a Human Right to Free Movement? Immigration and Original Ownership of the Earth

Harvard KSG Working Paper, 2006


Daniel Bodansky

Legitimacy in International Environmental Law

Oxford Handbook of International Environmental Law, Forthcoming


Peter Borschberg

Hugo Grotius' Theory of Trans-Oceanic Trade Regulation: Revisiting Mare Liberum (1609)



Gillian Brock

Basic Liberties and Global Justice

Canadian Journal of Law and Jurisprudence, Vol. 19, No. 2, 2006


Allen Buchanan and Robert Keohane

Helping the Distant Needy: Failures of Rational Altruism

Equality and the New Global Order Conference, Harvard, May 2006

(See also Tim Scanlon’s response to this paper.)





Alex Callinicos

Imperialism and global political economy

International Socialism, 108 (2005)


Tom Campbell

Poverty as a Violation of Human Rights: Inhumanity or Injustice?

CAPPE Working Paper, 2003


Simon Caney

Cosmopolitan Justice, Rights, and Global Climate Change

Canadian Journal of Law and Jurisprudence, Vol. 19, No. 2, 2006


Noam Chomsky

Illegal but Legitimate: a Dubious Doctrine for the Times

Centre for the Study of Globalization, 2005


Margaret Chon

Intellectual Property from Below: Copyright and Capability for Education

UC Davis Law Review, Vol. 40, p. 803, 2007


Theodore Christov

Liberal Internationalism Reconsidered: Grotius, Vattel, and the International Order of States

The European Legacy 10:6, 561-84 (October, 2005)


Joshua Cohen and Charles Sabel

Extra Rempublicam Nulla Justitia?

(Forthcoming in Philosophy and Public Affairs)

*this is a reply to Nagel’s ‘The Problem of Global Justice’ - linked below


Joshua Cohen and Charles Sabel

Global Democracy?

(Center for World Affairs and the Global Economy, April 2006)


Norman Daniels

Global Health Inequalities - a matter of justice?

Equality and the New Global Order Conference, Harvard, May 2006


Pablo de Greiff

Habermas on Nationalism and Cosmopolitanism

Ratio Juris, Vol. 15, pp. 418-438, 2002


Laura Dickinson

Government for Hire: Privatizing Foreign Affairs and the Problem of Accountability under International Law

University of Connecticut School of Law Working Paper Series, 53 (2005)


Laura A. Dickinson

Democracy and Trust

Georgetown Law Center, 2005


Jack Donnelly

The Relative Universality of Human Rights


Jack Donnelly

Hierarchy in Anarchy and Sovereign Inequalities: American Power and International Society

(forthcoming, European Journal of International Relations)


Mark A. Drumbl

Poverty, Wealth, and Obligation in International Environmental Law

Tulane Law Review, Vol. 76, No. 4, Winter 2002 



Paul R. Dubinsky

Human Rights Law Meets Private Law Harmonization: The Coming Conflict

Yale Journal of International Law, Vol. 30, p. 211, 2005


Ronald Dworkin

Rights and Terror    &    What Are Human Rights?

NYU School of Law, 2003


David Dyzenhaus

The Rule of (Administrative) Law in International Law

Institute for International Law and Justice, Working Paper 1, 2005


Robyn Eckersley

The Strange Neglect of Normative International Relations Theory: Environmental Political Theory and the Next Frontier

WPSA Annual Meeting, Portland, Oregon, March 2004


Katherine Eddy

Revaluing the Currency of Human Rights

Oxford CSSJ Working Paper SJ003 (2006)


Erik Oddvar Eriksen

Towards a World Domestic Policy

ARENA Working Paper 02/25


Richard Falk

Globalization – From-Below: a Post-Westphalian Politics of Resistance


Nancy Fraser

Transnationalizing the Public Sphere 2005


Nancy Fraser

Reframing Justice in a Globalizing World

New Left Review 36, November-December 2005


Mervyn Frost

Ethics and War: Beyond Just War Theory