The author wishes to thank Arash Abizadeh, Ashok Acharya, Christian Barry, James Fishkin, Pablo Gilabert, Bob Goodin, Mark Kramer, Lorenz Lüthi, Colleen Murphy, Alan Patten, Makoto Suzuki, Timothy Waligore and an anonymous referee for their helpful discussions and/or written comments. She would also like to thank Kristin Rawls and Janine Pietsch for their research assistance. A shorter, earlier version of this article appeared in a Korean language translation: “Colonialism as structural injustice and implications for responsibilities of repair,”The Journal of Asiatic Studies, 53 (2010), 33–54. Later versions of this article benefited from discussions at the Canadian Political Science Association annual meeting (May 2010) at Concordia University; the Society for Applied Philosophy annual meeting (July 2010), at St. Anne's College, Oxford University; and in a Comparative Theory seminar (December 2010) at the Developing Countries Research Centre at the University of Delhi. The author is grateful to the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada, as well as the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation, for their financial support of this work.
Colonialism as Structural Injustice: Historical Responsibility and Contemporary Redress*
Version of Record online: 18 APR 2011
© 2011 Blackwell Publishing Ltd.
Journal of Political Philosophy
Special Issue: Philosophy, Politics & Society
Volume 19, Issue 3, pages 261–281, September 2011
How to Cite
LU, C. (2011), Colonialism as Structural Injustice: Historical Responsibility and Contemporary Redress. Journal of Political Philosophy, 19: 261–281. doi: 10.1111/j.1467-9760.2011.00403.x
- Issue online: 25 JUL 2011
- Version of Record online: 18 APR 2011