Cécile Fabre

cecile fabre
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2014 - present Professor of Political Philosophy and Senior Research Fellow, All Souls College
2010 - 2014 CUF in Political Philosophy, Lincoln College
2007 - 2010 Chair in Political Theory, University of Edinburgh
2000 - 2007 Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Political Theory, London School of Economics
1998 - 2002 Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Nuffield College



1997 D.Phil in Politics, University of Oxford
1993 MA in Political Philosophy, University of York
1992 BA in History, La Sorbonne, Paris


Economic Stacrecraft (Harvard University Press 2018)
Cosmopolitan Peace (Oxford University Press 2016) 
Cosmopolitan War (Oxford University Press 2012) 


My research interests are in theories of distributive justice; the philosophy of democracy; just war theory; the ethics of foreign policy, with particular focus on the ethics of economic statecraft on the one hand, and the ethics of espionage on the other hand.