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Forthcoming articles
  1. Matti Häyry & Simo Vehmas (forthcoming). Disability as a Test of Justice in a Globalising World. Journal of Global Ethics:1-9.
    This paper shows how most modern theories of justice could require or at least condone international aid aimed at alleviating the ill effects of disability. Seen from the general viewpoint of liberal egalitarianism, this is moderately encouraging, since according to the creed people in bad positions should be aided, and disability tends to put people in such positions. The actual responses of many theories, including John Rawls's famous view of justice, remain, however, unclear. Communitarian, liberal egalitarian, and luck egalitarian thinkers (...)
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  2. Sirkku K. Hellsten (forthcoming). Ethics: Universal or Global? The Trends in Studies of Ethics in the Context of Globalization. Journal of Global Ethics:1-10.
    The article discusses how theory and practice in global ethics affect each other. First, the author explores how the study of ethics has changed in the era of globalization and ponders what the role of the field of study of global ethics is in this context. Second, she wants to show how the logical fallacies in widening study field of ethics produce false polarizations between facts and value judgements in social ethics made in various cultural contexts. She further elaborates how (...)
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  3. Jukka Mäkinen & Eero Kasanen (forthcoming). In Defense of a Regulated Market Economy. Journal of Global Ethics:1-11.
    The dominant understanding of political corporate social responsibility suggests new, broader political roles for businesses in the globalized economy, challenging the classical liberal social order . In this paper, we show how the major framing of the political CSR discussion not only challenges the classical liberal social order but also goes against the more general political economic perspective of the regulated market economy . We argue that this latter tendency of the political CSR discussion is its main weakness. We introduce (...)
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