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Philip Pettit
Professor of Human Values and Philosophy, Princeton University and ANU

Philip Pettit is the L S Rockefeller University Professor of Human Values at Princeton University, and Distinguished Professor of Philosophy at the Australian National University. A recent book, Just Freedom: A Moral Compass for a Complex World (Norton, 2014), offers a defence of civic republicanism. For other works, see his website: https://www.princeton.edu/~ppettit/

Written by Philip Pettit