Andrew Shorten

Andrew Shorten

FYP supervision areas: 

Normative topics in political philosophy

Contemporary theories of social and distributive justice

Topics in the history of political thought (esp. Hobbes, Locke, Rousseau, Hume, Kant, Bentham, Mill, Marx)

Toleration in historical and contemporary perspectives

Multiculturalism and the rights of minorities

Cultural rights, equality and the politics of recognition

Nationalism, citizenship, and the morality of borders and/or secession

Political concepts (e.g. freedom, equality, power, etc.)

Political ideologies (esp. liberalism and nationalism)