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Topics of current interest to members of the cluster include:

The nature and form of the international legal system; globalisation and development, with all the challenges to the world's ecosystem these entail; the management and prevention of conflicts and the rebuilding of post-conflict societies and the place of individuals, communities and States in a normatively decentralised world.
Our Publications
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Members of the cluster also conduct research on wider philosophical questions as to:

  • the nature of global justice
  • the quest for inter-generational equity
  • the ability of law to regulate and manage power at the international level