Mathias Risse
Professor of Philosophy and Public Policy, Harvard University

Mathias Risse is professor of philosophy and public policy at Harvard University in Massachusetts.

Written by Mathias Risse

Daoist power: Herding Horses by Han Gan, Tang dynasty, China. Photo courtesy the National Palace Museum, Taipei/Wikipedia

Fairness and equality
In defence of hierarchy

As a society we have forgotten how to talk about the benefits of hierarchy, expertise and excellence. It’s time we remembered

Stephen C Angle, Kwame Anthony Appiah, Julian Baggini and others