Dr Hugh Lazenby

  • Lecturer in Political Philosophy (Philosophy)

telephone: 0141 330 6158
email: Hugh.Lazenby@glasgow.ac.uk

Research interests

Hugh Lazenby is a lecturer in Political Philosophy. He received his DPhil from the University of Oxford in 2011 and then spent two years as a postdoctoral fellow at Stanford University, arriving at Glasgow in 2013. He has broad interests in political philosophy, moral philosophy, the philosophy of education, and the history of political thought. His more specific interests are in distributive justice, consent, and the funding of adult education.

Hugh is currently working on the papers exploring:

i) What is wrong with political lying
ii) The role of tacit consent in political obligation
iii) A person’s duties of care when interpreting consent
iv) The coercion condition on morally valid consent and
v) How the funding of further education should be weighed relative to higher education


Supervision

Hugh is keen to supervise PhD and other research students on the following topics:

• Normative Ethics
• Political Philosophy
• Philosophy of Education

Hugh is currently supervising PhD students on:

• A Rawlsian Account of Education
• The Ethics of Suicide
• The Value of Participation in Democracy
• Perfectionism and the Capability Approach

He is also supervising an MPhil by research on A Virtue Ethicist Account of Rights.


Teaching

Hugh is teaching or will teach on the following courses:

  • 1M Democracy
  • 2M Political Obligation: Hobbes and Locke
  • JH4 Political Philosophy
  • SH4 Distributive Justice
  • Introduction to Analytical Philosophy (Masters)
  • Political Philosophy A – Consent (Masters)

Additional Information

Hugh is currently convenor for 2M and Library Officer.


Publications

List by: Type | Date

Jump to: 2018 | 2017 | 2016 | 2014 | 2011 | 2010
Number of items: 9.

2018

Lazenby, H. and Butterfield, P. (2018) Discrimination and the personal sphere. In: Lippert-Rasmussen, K. (ed.) The Routledge Handbook of the Ethics of Discrimination. Series: Routledge handbooks in applied ethics. Routledge, pp. 369-379. ISBN 9781138928749 (In Press)

2017

Lazenby, H. and Gabriel, I. (2017) Permissible secrets. Philosophical Quarterly, (doi:10.1093/pq/pqx044) (Early Online Publication)

2016

Colburn, B. and Lazenby, H. (2016) Hypothetical insurance and higher education. Journal of Philosophy of Education, 50(4), pp. 587-604. (doi:10.1111/1467-9752.12163)

Lazenby, H. (2016) Mistakes and the continuity test. Politics, Philosophy and Economics, 15(2), pp. 190-205. (doi:10.1177/1470594X15573462)

Lazenby, H. (2016) What is equality of opportunity in education? Theory and Research in Education, 14(1), pp. 65-76. (doi:10.1177/1477878515619788)

2014

Lazenby, H. (2014) Broome on fairness and lotteries. Utilitas, 26(4), pp. 331-345. (doi:10.1017/S0953820814000107)

Lazenby, H. (2014) Luck, risk and the market. Ethical Theory and Moral Practice, 17(4), pp. 667-680. (doi:10.1007/s10677-013-9454-z)

2011

Lazenby, H. (2011) Is age special? Justice, complete lives and the Prudential Lifespan Account. Journal of Applied Philosophy, 28(4), pp. 327-340. (doi:10.1111/j.1468-5930.2011.00541.x)

2010

Lazenby, H. (2010) One Kiss Too Many? Giving, Luck Egalitarianism and Other-affecting Choice. Journal of Political Philosophy, 18(3), pp. 271-286. (doi:10.1111/j.1467-9760.2009.00335.x)

This list was generated on Sun Jan 21 12:13:34 2018 GMT.
Number of items: 9.

Articles

Lazenby, H. and Gabriel, I. (2017) Permissible secrets. Philosophical Quarterly, (doi:10.1093/pq/pqx044) (Early Online Publication)

Colburn, B. and Lazenby, H. (2016) Hypothetical insurance and higher education. Journal of Philosophy of Education, 50(4), pp. 587-604. (doi:10.1111/1467-9752.12163)

Lazenby, H. (2016) Mistakes and the continuity test. Politics, Philosophy and Economics, 15(2), pp. 190-205. (doi:10.1177/1470594X15573462)

Lazenby, H. (2016) What is equality of opportunity in education? Theory and Research in Education, 14(1), pp. 65-76. (doi:10.1177/1477878515619788)

Lazenby, H. (2014) Broome on fairness and lotteries. Utilitas, 26(4), pp. 331-345. (doi:10.1017/S0953820814000107)

Lazenby, H. (2014) Luck, risk and the market. Ethical Theory and Moral Practice, 17(4), pp. 667-680. (doi:10.1007/s10677-013-9454-z)

Lazenby, H. (2011) Is age special? Justice, complete lives and the Prudential Lifespan Account. Journal of Applied Philosophy, 28(4), pp. 327-340. (doi:10.1111/j.1468-5930.2011.00541.x)

Lazenby, H. (2010) One Kiss Too Many? Giving, Luck Egalitarianism and Other-affecting Choice. Journal of Political Philosophy, 18(3), pp. 271-286. (doi:10.1111/j.1467-9760.2009.00335.x)

Book Sections

Lazenby, H. and Butterfield, P. (2018) Discrimination and the personal sphere. In: Lippert-Rasmussen, K. (ed.) The Routledge Handbook of the Ethics of Discrimination. Series: Routledge handbooks in applied ethics. Routledge, pp. 369-379. ISBN 9781138928749 (In Press)

This list was generated on Sun Jan 21 12:13:34 2018 GMT.