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I am part of the political theory cluster in the Department of Politics and International Studies in the School of History, anthropology, Philosophy, and Politics. I am also deputy chair of the Democracy Unit, a research centre devoted to the study of democracy generally from both empirical and normative perspectives. My current research interests are republicanism, the ethics of work, and workplace democracy. I am open to PhD applications in the fields of: - political ethics - theories/philosophies of work and economic organization - democracy and workplace democracy - contemporary republicanism - just war theory - the thought of Max Weber, Hannah Arendt, Jürgen Habermas, Alasdair MacIntyre - contemporary political and social theory generally

20022019
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republicanism Social Sciences
domination Social Sciences
politics Social Sciences
workplace Social Sciences
self-realization Social Sciences
worker Social Sciences
autonomy Social Sciences
human being Social Sciences

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Projects 2007 2007

Research Output 2002 2019

Arendt, Republicanism, and Political Freedom

Breen, K., 10 Feb 2019, Arendt on Freedom, Liberation, and Revolution. Hiruta, K. (ed.). Palgrave Macmillan, p. 47-78 32 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

republicanism
totalitarianism
populism
politics
political participation

Meaningful Work and Freedom: Self-Realization, Autonomy, and Non-Domination in Work

Breen, K., 10 Jan 2019, The Oxford Handbook of Meaningful Work. Yeoman et al, R. (ed.). Oxford: Oxford UP, p. 51-72 22 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

self-realization
domination
autonomy
appeal
self-determination
Open Access
File
republicanism
domination
workplace
incomes policy
basic income
1 Citation (Scopus)
13 Downloads (Pure)

Truce thinking and just war theory

Breen, K., 2017, In : Journal of Global Ethics. 13, 1, p. 14-27 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
peace
conflict theory
political theory
conflict resolution
deliberation

In defence of meaningful work as a public policy concern

Breen, K., May 2016, (Accepted) Philosophy and Political Engagement: Reflection in the Public Sphere. Palgrave Macmillan

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Prizes

Most inspiring/motivating lecturer of the year

Keith Breen (Recipient), 25 Apr 2013

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Postgraduate Fellowship in Philosophy

Keith Breen (Recipient), 1995

Prize: Fellowship awarded competitively

Subject Prize in Archaeology

Keith Breen (Recipient), 1993

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Subject Prize in Philosophy

Keith Breen (Recipient), 1994

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Subject Prize in Philosophy

Keith Breen (Recipient), 1993

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Activities 2004 2017

Recognitive arguments for workplace democracy

Keith Breen (Organiser)
20 Dec 2017

Activity: Talk or presentation typesPublic lecture/debate/seminar

Onni Hirvonen

Keith Breen (Host)
18 Sep 201718 Dec 2017

Activity: Hosting a visitor typesHosting an academic visitor

PSA 2016 annual Conference

Keith Breen (Participant)
21 Mar 201623 Mar 2016

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

association for social and political philosophy

Keith Breen (Speaker)
28 Jun 2016

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

Theories of Domination and Labour Law: A New Conception for Legal Intervention?

Keith Breen (Invited speaker)
21 Oct 2016

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in workshop, seminar, course