Professor Gillian Brock

BSc, BA(Hons) (Cape Town), MA, PhD (Duke)

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Biography

Research interests


Political philosophy; ethics; applied ethics.


Symposia on Global Justice (OUP, 2009)


Brock, G. Global Justice: A Cosmopolitan Account. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 384, 2009.

The book has recently been the subject of a symposium that appeared in the Journal of Global Ethics Volume 5, No. 3, December 2009. The symposium includes review essays by Chris Armstrong, David Miller, and Darrel Moellendorf. I respond to these review essays in the same issue on pp 269-280.

Read more information about this symposium

Read my response on Informa World website

Brock, Gillian. “Concerns about Global Justice: A Response to Critics.” Journal of Global Ethics 5, no. 3 (2009): doi: 10.1080/17449620903403416. Read this on Informaworld.com

Read the review essay by Chris Armstrong

Read the review essay by Darrel Moellendorf

Read the review essay by David Miller

To read essays on my book, Global Justice, by Omar Dahbour and Cindy Holder, along with my response see:

Public Affairs Quarterly, 26, 2012.

Available here:

http://paq.press.illinois.edu/26/1/index.html

To read essays on the book by Bruce Landesman and Cindy Holder, along with my response, see:

Diametros: A Polish Journal of Philosophy, 31, 2012.

Available here:

http://www.diametros.iphils.uj.edu.pl/?l=2&p=anr26&m=25&if=0&ii=32&ik=31

To read essays on the book by Anthony Langlois and Graham Findlay, along with my response, see:

Astrolabio. Revista international de filosofia, 12, 2011.

Available here:

http://www.raco.cat/index.php/Astrolabio/issue/view/18458/showToc

To read essays on the book by Christian Barry, Christoph Boszies, Luis Cabrera, Holly Lawford-Smith, Patti Tamara Lenard, along with my response, see:

Global Justice: Theory, Practice, Rhetoric, Issue 4, 50-76, 2011. [ISSN: 1835-6842]. 

Available here:

http://www.mwpweb.eu/MiriamRonzoni/publication_1052.html

To read essays on the book by Janna Thompson and Jon Mandle, along with my response, see:

Etica e Politica: Revista di filosophia/Ethics & Politics, 8 (1), 308-317, 2011.

Available here:

http://www.openstarts.units.it/dspace/handle/10077/5618

To read a response to an article by Stan van Hooft on my book in a previous issue, see:

BROCK, G. “Being reasonable in the face of pluralism and other alleged  problems for Global Justice”, Ethics and Global Politics, 3, no. 2, 155-170, 2010.

Available here:

http://www.ethicsandglobalpolitics.net/index.php/egp/issue/view/291

To read an exchange of ideas from the book with Richard Miller and Darrel Moellendorf, along with my response, see:

Journal of Social Philosophy, Volume XLII, Number 1, 76-87, 2011.

Available here:

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com.ezproxy.auckland.ac.nz/doi/10.1111/josp.2011.42.issue-1/issuetoc

For some further reviews and review essays see:

Rosemary Bechler “Taking on the sceptics” The Political Quarterly, Vol. 80, No 4 (2009), see pages 599-600.

Nicole Hassoun has a review essay in Australian Journal of Legal Philosophy Volume 34 (2009), pages 257-261.

For a summary of further reviews see: http://ukcatalogue.oup.com/product/9780199230945.do

Research | Current

Much of my current research is focused on issues of Global Justice.

I recently published:

Brock, G. Global Justice: A Cosmopolitan Account. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 384, 2009.

For more information about this book visit the UK catalogue or The Oxford University Press website

The book has recently been the subject of a symposium that appeared in the Journal of Global Ethics Volume 5, No. 3, December 2009. The symposium includes review essays by Chris Armstrong, David Miller, and Darrel Moellendorf. I respond to these review essays in the same issue on pp 269-280.

Read more information about this symposium

Read my response on Informa World website


Brock, Gillian. “Concerns about Global Justice: A Response to Critics.” Journal of Global Ethics 5, no. 3 (2009): doi: 10.1080/17449620903403416. Read this on Informaworld.com

Read the review essay by Chris Armstrong

Read the review essay by Darrel Moellendorf

Read the review essay by David Miller

For some further reviews and review essays see:

Rosemary Bechler “Taking on the sceptics” The Political Quarterly, Vol. 80, No 4 (2009), see pages 599-600.

Nicole Hassoun has a review essay in Australian Journal of Legal Philosophy Volume 34 (2009), pages 257-261.


For a summary of further reviews see: http://ukcatalogue.oup.com/product/9780199230945.do
 

Teaching | Current

Department: Department of Philosophy

Philosophy
Course Title Availability in 2012
PHIL 103 Freedom, Rights and Justice Semester 1
PHIL 205 Community, Society and Rights Semester 1
PHIL 310 Political Philosophy 3 Semester 1
PHIL 728 Political Philosophy 1 Semester 1
PHIL 729 Political Philosophy 2 Not offered in 2012.
PHIL 764 Medical Ethics Not offered in 2012.
PHIL 767 Global Justice Semester 1


Associate Professor Gillian Brock's Teaching

 

 

 

Selected publications and creative works (Research Outputs)

  • Brock, G. (Ed.) (2013). Cosmopolitanism versus Non-Cosmopolitanism: Critiques, Defenses, Reconceptualizations. Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press.
  • Brock, G. (2011). How Does Equality Matter?. Journal of Social Philosophy, 42 (1), 76-87. 10.1111/j.1467-9833.2010.01520.x
    URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2292/14845
  • Benatar, S., & Brock, G. (Eds.) (2011). Global Health and Global Health Ethics. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. Pages: viii, 342.
  • Brock, G. (2011). Cosmopolitanism versus non-cosmopolitanism: the state of play. The Monist, 94 (4), 455-465.
    URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2292/14774
  • Brock, G. (2010). “Recent Work on Rawls’s Law of Peoples: Critics versus Defenders”. American Philosophical Quarterly, 47 (1), 85-101.
    URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2292/14773
  • Brock, G. (2009). Global Justice: A Cosmopolitan Account. Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press.
    URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2292/12168
  • Brock, G. (2008). Taxation and Global Justice: Closing the Gap Between Theory and Practice. Journal of Social Philosophy, 39 (2), 161-184. 10.1111/j.1467-9833.2008.00422.x
  • Brock, G. (2005). Egalitarianism, Ideals, and Cosmopolitan Justice. Philosophical Forum, 36 (1), 1-30. 10.1111/j.1467-9191.2005.00186.x

Contact details

Primary location

Level B, Room 215-B06
14 SYMONDS ST
Auckland 1010
New Zealand