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"Démocratie, nation et ethnie : le problème des frontières.” Raison publique (2013).

"A Critique of the "Common Ownership of the Earth" Thesis." Les Ateliers de l'éthique 8.2 (2013): 33-40.

"On the Demos and its Kin: Nationalism, Democracy, and the Boundary Problem." American Political Science Review 106.4 (2012): 867-882.

"Democratic Legitimacy and State Coercion: A Reply to David Miller." Political Theory 38.1 (2010): 121-130.

"Is There a Genuine Tension between Cosmopolitan Egalitarianism and Special Responsibilities?" Philosophical Studies 138.3 (2008): 348-365. (Co-authored.)

"Democratic Theory and Border Coercion: No Right to Unilaterally Control Your Own Borders." Political Theory 36.1 (2008): 37-65.

"Cooperation, Pervasive Impact, and Coercion: On the Scope (not Site) of Distributive Justice." Philosophy & Public Affairs 35.4 (2007): 318-358.

"Liberal Egalitarian Arguments for Closed Borders: Some Preliminary Critical Reflections." Ethics & Economics 4.1 (2006).

Was Fichte an Ethnic Nationalist? On Cultural Nationalism and its Double.History of Political Thought 26.2 (2005): 334-359.

Does Collective Identity Presuppose an Other? On the Alleged Incoherence of Global Solidarity. American Political Science Review 99.1 (2005): 45-60.

Historical Truth, National Myths, and Liberal Democracy: On the Coherence of Liberal Nationalism.The Journal of Political Philosophy 12.3 (2004): 291-313.

Liberal Nationalist versus Postnational Social Integration: On the Nation's Ethno-Cultural Particularity and Concreteness’. Nations and Nationalism 10.3 (2004): 231-250.

Introduction to the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court.World Order 34.2 (2002–2003): 19–27.

Does Liberal Democracy Presuppose a Cultural Nation? Four Arguments. American Political Science Review 96.3 (2002): 495-509.

Ethnicity, Race, and a Possible Humanity.World Order 33.1 (2001): 23-34.



Closed Borders, Human Rights, and Democratic Legitimation.” In Driven From Home: Human Rights and the New Realities of Forced Migration. Ed. David Hollenbach. Washington, DC: Georgetown University Press, 2010.

Citizenship, Immigration, and Boundaries.” In Ethics and World Politics. Ed. D. S. A. Bell. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2010.



Response to Joseph Carens’s “In Defense of Amnesty for Irregular Migrants.” Boston Review 34.3 (2009).

Review of David D. Laitin, Nations, States, and Violence (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2007). In Nations and Nationalism 14.3 (2008): 616-617.


Presentation, May 17, 2013: "Démocratie, nation et ethnie : Le problème des frontières." Colloque annuel de la CRIEC, Les nationalismes québécois face à la diversité ethnoculturelle.