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Dr. Martijn Boot

Dr. Martijn Boot
Dr. Martijn Boot


Martijn Boot




Assistant Professor
D. Phil (Ph.D.), University of Oxford, Balliol College
M.Sc., London School of Economics and Political Science
B.A., M.A., Utrecht University

What you teach at University College Groningen:

Political Philosophy, Models of Democracy, Freedom & Responsibility, Global Justice, Philosophy of Love, Global Migration Project


Examples of research interests: implications of value-pluralism for (theories of) justice, the free will debate, moral responsibility, ethical dilemmas, global justice, the importance of integration of the three disciplines philosophy (particularly ethics), politics (especially public decision-making) and economics.

Personal Facts

My favourite food is...

My favourite thing about Groningen is...
The friendliness of the people.

My favourite place in the world is...

Something most people don’t know about me is...
that I love J.S. Bach's music for piano

My biggest achievement is...
Still working on it.

When I’m not working I’m...
Hiking, travelling, reading, listening to music, watching old movies

My inspiration is...
Nature, philosophy, literature and music.

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