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BackgroundResearch interests: contemporary political theory. Current focus on immigration, citizenship and democracy. Author of Immigrants and the Right to Stay (2010); Culture, Citizenship, and Community (2000); Equality, Moral Incentives, and the Market (1981); (ed.) Democracy and Possessive Individualism (1993); (ed.) Is Quebec Nationalism Just? (1995); and over 70 articles in journals and edited volumes.
EducationB.A., College of Holy Cross
M.Phil., Yale University
Ph.D., Yale University
Research InterestsContemporary Political Theory
BooksJoseph H. Carens The Ethics of Immigration (New York: Oxford University Press).
Joseph H. Carens Immigrants and the Right to Stay (Cambridge, MA: MIT Press).
Joseph Carens (2000) Culture, Citizenship, and Community. Oxford ; Toronto: Oxford University Press.
Joseph Carens, ed. (1995) Is Quebec Nationalism Just? Montreal: McGill-Queen's University Press.
Joseph Carens, ed. (1993) Democracy and Possessive Individualism. Albany, N.Y.: State University of New York Press.
Joseph Carens (1981) Equality, Moral Incentives, and the Market. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.