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Robert S. Taylor

Robert S. Taylor

Professor

676 Kerr Hall
Department of Political Science #1060
University of California, Davis
Davis, CA 95616-8682

Office Hours for Spring 2016 :

  • Friday 3-5 PM

Biography:

 

EDUCATION

Ph.D., Political Science, University of California, Berkeley, 2002
Ph.D., Economics, Duke University, 1995
B.A., Philosophy, Politics, & Economics, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, 1991

 

CURRENT RESEARCH INTERESTS

Robert S. Taylor specializes in contemporary analytic political philosophy and the history of liberal political thought. He has written numerous articles on Kant, Mill, Rawls, autonomy, self-ownership, and commercial republicanism, and he published his first book, Reconstructing Rawls: The Kantian Foundations of Justice as Fairness, in 2011. His second book, entitled Exit Left: Markets and Mobility in Republican Thought, will be published by Oxford University Press in 2017.

 

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