Articles (Departament de Dret)

 

Articles de recerca, en accés obert, del Departament de Dret de la UPF.

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  • Christensen, James; Parr, Tom; Axelsen, David V. (Cambridge University Press, 2021)
    In recent years, much public attention has been devoted to the existence of pay discrepancies between men and women at the upper end of the income scale. For example, there has been considerable discussion of the ‘Hollywood ...
  • Billingham, Paul; Parr, Tom (Wiley, 2020)
    Public shaming plays an important role in upholding valuable social norms. But, under what conditions, if any, is it morally justifiable? Our aim in this paper is systemically to investigate the morality of public shaming, ...
  • Billingham, Paul; Parr, Tom (Wiley, 2020)
    We are witnessing increasing use of the Internet, particular social media, to criticize (perceived) moral failings and misdemeanors. This phenomenon of so-called ‘online public shaming’ could provide a powerful tool for ...
  • Parr, Tom; Slavny, Adam (Wiley, 2019)
    In the debate on the basis of moral equality, one conclusion achieves near consensus: that we must reject all accounts that ground equality in the possession of some psychological capacity (Psychological Capacity Accounts). ...
  • Parr, Tom; Slavny, Adam (Wiley, 2019)
    Imposing pure risks—risks that do not materialise into harm—is sometimes wrong. The Harm Account explains this wrongness by claiming that pure risks are harms. By contrast, The Autonomy Account claims that pure risks impede ...
  • Parr, Tom (Springer, 2019)
    In a co-authored piece with Adam Slavny, I argued that any promising account of the wrongness of discrimination must focus not only on the harmful outcomes of discriminatory acts but also on the deliberation of the ...
  • Moles, Andres; Parr, Tom (SAGE Publications, 2019)
    There is a deep divide among political philosophers of an egalitarian stripe. On the one hand, there are so-called distributive egalitarians, who hold that equality obtains within a political community when each of its ...
  • Parr, Tom (SAGE Publications, 2018)
    In this article, I am concerned exclusively with the kind of comparative disadvantage an individual suffers in having less valuable opportunities than another individual and that may entitle her to corrective action, such ...
  • Parr, Tom (Springer, 2016)
    It is common to focus on the duties of the wrongdoer in cases that involve injustice. Presumably, the wrongdoer owes her victim an apology for having wronged her and perhaps compensation for having harmed her. But, these ...
  • Slavny, Adam; Parr, Tom (Cambridge University Press, 2015)
    In Born Free and Equal: A Philosophical Inquiry into the Nature of Discrimination, Kasper Lippert-Rasmussen defends the harm-based account of the wrongness of discrimination, which explains the wrongness of discrimination ...
  • Torres Pérez, Aida (SAGE Publications, 2017)
    The goal of this article is to develop an analytical framework for the conceptualization of international judicial independence. First, it will be argued that judicial independence is not to be conceived as an end in itself ...
  • Torres Pérez, Aida (SAGE Publications, 2020)
    In Associação Sindical dos Juízes Portugueses, the CJEU seized the occasion to uphold the principle of judicial independence as a primary obligation for the Member States under the second subparagraph of Article 19(1) TEU. ...
  • Oberman, Kieran (Duke University Press, 2020)
    This article addresses a previously overlooked problem in the ethics of defensive killing. Everyone agrees that defensive killing can only be justified when it is necessary. But necessary for what? That seemingly simple ...
  • Bustos Gisbert, Rafael (Boletín Oficial del Estado; Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, 2018)
    La Sociedad Española está preocupada por la independencia de nuestras altas instancias jurisdiccionales; un escenario en el que se plantea la eventual necesidad de que se reformen los procedimientos de designación de los ...
  • Gheaus, Anca (SAGE Publications, 2020)
    Parenting involves an extraordinary degree of power over children. Republicans are concerned about domination, which, on one view, is the holding of power that fails to track the interests of those over whom it is exercised. ...
  • Spotorno, Riccardo Maria (Promotora General de Revistas, 2021)
  • Casal, Paula (Taylor & Francis, 2020)
    Forty years on, G. A. Cohen’s reconstruction and defence of Marx’s theory of history is still widely, and justifiably, considered the best of its kind, and it remains unsurpassed in clarity, argumentation and textual ...
  • Mélon, Lela (MDPI, 2020)
    The present research paper analyses the EU general and mandatory sectoral legal framework on public procurement, arguing for its inhibiting effect on the EU-wide uptake of green public procurement. It explores de jure and ...
  • Galceran-Vercher, Marta (CIDOB (Barcelona Centre for International Affairs), 2019)
    Este artículo propone examinar la creciente influencia de las redes de ciudades como actores internacionales a partir de las herramientas teóricas que ofrece la literatura sobre gobernanza global y, en concreto, el concepto ...

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