Dr. Caleb Yong

Dr. Caleb Yong

Political Science

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Caleb Yong works in political philosophy, focusing on questions of social and global justice, human rights, and international migration. He has previously held research fellowships at the Justitia Amplificata Centre for Advanced Studies at Goethe University Frankfurt, the Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics at Harvard University, and the Research Group on Constitutional Studies at McGill University. He received a DPhil in Politics from the University of Oxford, where his dissertation was awarded the Sir Ernest Barker Prize for Best Dissertation in Political Theory. His research has been published in the Journal of Social Philosophy, Social Theory and Practice, and Res Publica, among other venues.


Journal articles and articles in edited volumes

[2017] Immigration Rights and the Justification of Immigration Restrictions. Journal of Social Philosophy, 48(4).

[2016] Justice in Labor Immigration Policy. Social Theory and Practice, 42(4), 817-844.

[2016] Caring Relationships and Family Migration Schemes. In Alex Sager (Ed.), The Ethics and Politics of Immigration. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield.

[2011] Does freedom of speech include hate speech? Res Publica, 17, 385-403.

Other publications

[2014] Immigration. In Michael Gibbons, Diana Coole, William E. Connolly, Elisabeth Ellis (Eds.), Encyclopedia of Political Thought. New York: Wiley-Blackwell.