Hugo El Kholi

Sun Yat-sen University (Zhuhai Campus, China)
  • Sun Yat-sen University (Zhuhai Campus, China)
    Regular Faculty
Sciences Po Paris
PhD, 2014
Areas of Specialization
Political Theory
Areas of Interest
Political Theory
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    As a fascinating study of global justice in Asia, this book presents a series of contributions reflecting upon the conditions of a greater involvement of East Asian traditions of thought in the debate on global justice. Including chapters on diverse issues such as global social inequalities, human rights practice and the functioning of international institutions, this book examines the political cultures of East Asia in order to help political theorists better appraise the distinctiveness of non…Read more
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    Global Justice and Practice-Dependence (edited book)
    Sciences Po Press. 2013.
    The practice-dependence approach offers a new way of theorizing about human rights and distributive justice that promises to settle some of the ongoing disputes about their justification, content, and scope. In sharp contrast with naturalistic theories, which conceive of human rights as an abstract moral ideal, practice-dependence theories regard human rights as a public political doctrine constructed to play a specific regulatory role in contemporary world politics. They maintain accordingly th…Read more
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    Practice-Based Justice: An Introduction
    Raisons Politiques 51 7-42. 2013.
    The purpose of this introduction is two-fold. First, it is to provide readers unfamiliar with the debates on practice-dependence with the insight necessary to fully comprehend the different contributions to this volume. Second, it is to make readers already well versed in practice-dependence more sensible to the substantive nature of this view and to provide them with a workable typology. After establishing a first distinction between metaphysical, relational and practice-dependent conceptions o…Read more