Faculty


Jonathan Quong

Associate Professor of Philosophy

Contact Information
E-mail: quong@usc.edu
Office: MHP 113

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Curriculum Vitae
 

Biographical Sketch

I was previously a lecturer and then senior lecturer at the University of Manchester (2003-13), and I received a D.Phil from Nuffield College, Oxford (2004). I've also held visiting positions at the Australian National University, Princeton University, and Tulane University. I am an associate editor of Philosophy & Public Affairs, an associate editor of Politics, Philosophy, & Economics, and an area editor of Pacific Philosophical Quarterly.

Education

  • B.A. , University of British Columbia, 1999
  • M.A. , University of British Columbia, 2000
  • Ph.D. , University of Oxford, 2004

  • Description of Research

    Research Specialties
    moral and political philosophy

    Publications


    Book
    • Quong, J. (2011). Liberalism Without Perfection. Oxford University Press.

    Book Chapter
    • Quong, J. (2016). Consequentialism, Deontology, and Distributive Justice. The Oxford Handbook of Distributive Justice Oxford University Press.
    • Quong, J. (2014). On the Idea of Public Reason. A Companion to Rawls pp. 265-280. Wiley-Blackwell.
    • Quong, J. (2012). Rights. The Companion to Social and Political Philosophy pp. 618-628. Routledge.

    Encyclopedia Article
    • Quong, J. (2013). Public Reason. Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy.

    Journal Article
    • Quong, J. (2015). Proportionality, Liability, and Defensive Harm. Philosophy & Public Affairs.
    • Quong, J. (2015). Agent-Relative Prerogatives to Do Harm. Criminal Law and Philosophy.
    • Quong, J., Stone, R. (2015). Rules and Rights. Oxford Studies in Political Philosophy. Vol. 1, pp. 222-249.
    • Quong, J. (2015). Rights Against Harm. Proceeding of the Aristotelian Society, Supplementary Volume. Vol. 89 (1), pp. 249-266.
    • Quong, J. (2014). Liberalism Without Perfection: Replies to Lister, Kulenovic, Zoffoli, Zelic, and Baccarini. Philosophy and Society. Vol. 25, pp. 96-122.
    • Quong, J. (2014). What is the Point of Public Reason?. Philosophical Studies. Vol. 170, pp. 545-533.
    • Quong, J. (2012). Liability to Defensive Harm. Philosophy & Public Affairs. Vol. 40, pp. 45-77.
    • Quong, J., Firth, J. M. (2012). Necessity, Moral Liability, and Defensive Harm. Law and Philosophy. Vol. 31, pp. 673-701.
    • Quong, J. (2012). Liberalism Without Perfection: Replies to Gaus, Colburn, Chan, and Bocchiola. Philosophy & Public Issues. Vol. 2, pp. 51-79.
    • Quong, J. (2011). Left-Libertarianism: Rawlsian not Luck Egalitarian. Journal of Political Philosophy. Vol. 19, pp. 64-89.
    • Quong, J. (2010). Justice Beyond Equality. Social Theory and Practice. Vol. 36, pp. 315-340.
    • Quong, J. (2010). The Distribution of Authority. Representation. Vol. 46, pp. 35-52.
    • Quong, J. (2009). Killing in Self-Defense. Ethics. Vol. 111, pp. 507-537.


    Service to the Profession


    Editorships and Editorial Boards
    • Associate Editor, Philosophy & Public Affairs, 2016-  
    • Editorial Board, Law and Philosophy, 2014-  
    • Area Editor, Pacific Philosophical Quarterly, 2013-  
    • Advisory Board, Social Theory and Practice, 2013-  
    • Advisory Board, Oxford Studies in Political Philosophy, 2012-  
    • Editorial Board, Bloomsbury Research in Political Philosophy, 2011-  
    • Associate Editor, Politics, Philosophy & Economics, 2010-  
    • Associate Editor, Australasian Journal of Philosophy, 2011-2016  
    • Associate Editor, Representation: The Journal of Representative Democracy, 2008-2014  




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