Dr. Cindy Holder

Dr. Cindy Holder
Office: CLE B322 | Office hours: Monday 3:00-4:00
Area of expertise

Social and political philosophy, philosophy of law, ethical theory (normative theory), history of moral and social thought, feminist philosophy, ethical theory (metaethics)

History: BA (McGill), MA (Dalhousie), PhD (University of Arizona).

Cindy is a professor in our department and has previously taught at the University of Arizona. She joined this department in 2001.

Interests: social and political philosophy, philosophy of law, ethical theory (normative theory), history of moral and social thought, feminist philosophy, ethical theory (metaethics).

edited: Philosophical Studies: 2019 Pacific APA, 177:2 (February). https://link.springer.com/journal/11098/177/2
“Human Rights Without Hierarchy: Why Theories of Global Justice Should Embrace the Indivisibility Principle” in Johnny Antonio Davilà, ed., Cuestiones de justicia global (Tirant lo Blanch, Valencia), pp. 125-150. (https://editorial.tirant.com/co/libro/cuestiones-de-justicia-global-johnny-antonio-davila-9788413369389?busqueda=justicia+global& )
Whose Wrong Is It Anyway? Reflecting on the Public-ness of Public Apologies”, C4E Journal: Perspectives on Ethics, 2017 https://c4ejournal.net/2017/11/03/cindy-holder-whose-wrong-is-it-anyway-on-the-public-ness-of-public-apologies-2017-c4ej-8/
“Review of Justice at a Distance: Extending Freedom Globally. Loren E. Lomasky and Fernando Tesón, Cambridge University Press, New York, Ethics 127:3, 788-792.
“Transition, Trust and Partial Legality: On Colleen Murphy’s A Moral Theory of Political Reconciliation”, Criminal Law and Philosophy 10:1, 153-164 http://link.springer.com/journal/11572/10/1/page/1
“Review of Justice and Foreign Policy, Michael Blake, Oxford University Press: Oxford, Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews  https://ndpr.nd.edu/news/58411-ustice-and-foreign-policy/

“Reasoning Like a State: Integration and the Limits of State Regret” in Mihaela Mihai and Mathias Thaler, eds. On the Uses and Abuses of Political Apologies (Palgrave Macmillan), pp. 203-219.
co-edited with David Reidy: Human Rights: The Hard Questions (Cambridge University Press)
“Truthfulness and Transition” in Larry May and Elizabeth Edenberg, eds.,  Jus Post Bellum and Transitional Justice (Cambridge University Press), pp. 244-261.
“Global Justice Beyond Distribution: Poverty and Natural Resources”, Public Affairs Quarterly 26:1 (January 2012), 33-44.
“Justice, Cosmopolitanism and Policy Prescription in Gillian Brock’s Global Justice ”, Diametros : An Online Journal of Philosophy, http://www.diametros.iphils.uj.edu.pl/?l=2&p=anr100&m=101 .
“Devolving Power to Sub-State Groups: Some Worries about the Worries”, The Monist 95:1 (January), 87-103.
“Justification” in Philosophy and Politics. Methods, Tools, Topics, Antonella Besussi, ed. (2012).
“Democratic Authority from the Outside Looking In: States, Common Worlds and Wrongful Connections”, Journal of Ethics and Social Philosophy 5:3, www.jesp.org/symposia.php.
“Indigenous Rights to Land” in Encyclopedia of Global Justice, Deen Chatterjee, ed. (Springer), 534-538.
“Comments on Robert Card’s “Gender, Justice Within the Family, and the Commitments of Liberalism” in Sex, Love, and Friendship,  pp. 211-216.