Project

Global justice: Assessing cosmopolitan approaches in the

Duration
01 October 2012 → 30 September 2016
Funding
Regional and community funding: Special Research Fund, Research Foundation - Flanders (FWO)
Research disciplines
  • Humanities
    • Theory and methodology of philosophy
    • Philosophy
    • Ethics
    • Other philosophy, ethics and religious studies not elsewhere classified
Keywords
global justice realist objections cosmopolitanism
 
Project description

Our main focus will be on the realist objection that cosmopolitan justice is utopian and will remain unfeasible. We will investigate the interconnectedness between the responsibility of the individual, the role played by states and the changes in the global institutional order needed to maximize global justice.