Dr Stewart Braun
MAR, M.Litt., Ph.D.
Dr. S. Stewart Braun is Lecturer in the Faculty of Theology and Philosophy.  He obtained his Ph.D. in Philosophy from the University of Virginia in 2012 and joined ACU in 2013.  He specializes in social and political philosophy, concentrating specifically in the areas of distributive justice and on the liberal account of rights.  Prior to obtaining his Ph.D., Dr. Braun also studied philosophical theology at Yale University where he obtained his MAR.  He is currently engaged in a project to determine the proper focus for egalitarian accounts of  justice.
Noell Birondo and S. Stewart Braun, Virtue & Reasons: New Essays on Virtue, Character, Reasons, (New York: Routledge Press, forthcoming 2017).
"The Virtue of Modesty and the Egalitarian Ethos," in Birondo and Braun (eds.), Virtue & Reasons: New Essays on Virtue, Character, and  Reasons (New York: Routledge Press, forthcoming 2017).
"Liberty, Political Equality and Wealth Transfer Taxation." Journal of Applied Philosophy 33 (November 2016): 379-395.
"Rescuing Indigenous Land Ownership: Revising Locke's Account of Original Appropriation through Cultivation." Theoria: A Journal of Social and Political Theory 61 (2014): 68-89.
"Mandatory Health Insurance, Liberalism, and Freedom." Public Affairs Quarterly 26 (July 2012): 179-197.
"Historical Entitlement and the Practice of Bequest: Is There a Moral Right of Bequest." Law and Philosophy 29 (2010):695-715.
Social and Political Philosophy, Philosophy of Law, Moral Philosophy, Applied Ethics
Social and Political Philosophy, Moral Philosophy, Applied Ethics, Legal Philosophy, Early Modern Philosophy, Epistemology.
- American Philosophical Association
- Australasian Association of Philosophy
- Association for Political Theory
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