A Political Theory Review interview with Robert S. Taylor, Professor of Political Science at the University of California, Davis, about his recent book, Exit Left: Markets and Mobility in Republican Thought (Oxford University Press, 2017). Hear more interviews from The Political Theory Review.
The natural law has much to contribute to our rights-focused political discourse. Three strategies can help those committed to the natural law to bring this contribution to bear in our time. My title assumes that there is a real difference between natural law and natural rights—perhaps even a “tension” or, worst of all, a “contradiction.” […]
Is natural law equipped to ground a normative theory of the liberal democratic state in this era of the great struggle between globalization and its opponents? Forty years ago, the famed Canadian political theorist C.B. Macpherson asked the political science community a question: Do we need a theory of the state? Macpherson was a social […]