Luis Cabrera

Luis Cabrera

Associate Professor / School of Government and International Relations, Griffith University, Brisbane, AUSTRALIA

Luis Cabrera graduated with a PhD in Political Science from the University of Washington in 2001, after an earlier career as a staff reporter for The Associated Press in Seattle and Spokane, Washington. He taught at Arizona State University from 2002-2007, and the University of Birmingham (UK) from 2007-2014. He joined Griffith University in July 2014.

He has written widely on issues of global justice and global citizenship, and on ethical issues arising around migration and economic integration between states. Current work is focused on diversity within existing and potential practices of trans-state democracy, and on much longer-term prospects for comprehensive global political integration.

He serves as Vice-President of the international professional association Academics Stand Against Poverty

His publications include:

  • The practice of Global Citizenship. Cambridge University Press, 2010
  • Political Theory of Global Justice: A cosmopolitan case for the World State, Routledge, 2004
  • Global Governance/Global Government: Institutional Visions for an Evolving World System, Albany, NY: State University of New York Press, 2011



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