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1. D. Mazzola. THE MIGRANT CRISIS AND PHILOSOPHY OF MIGRATION: REALITY, REALISM, ETHICS.

Degree: 2018, Università degli Studi di Milano

"The Migrant Crisis and Philosophy of Migration: Reality, Realism, Ethics" is a PhD thesis by Dario Mazzola in the field of Moral and Political Philosophy, Ethics of Migration. The thesis is divided into an introduction, three main sections, two appendixes and general conclusions. The introduction presents the extent, the tradition, and the relevance of philosophy of migration and refuge, on both analytic and historical standpoints. The main body of the thesis is devoted to characterizing and criticizing the migrant crisis, to elaborate a suitable theory to deal with it normatively, and then to defend the right to free movement or open borders in the face of realistic and nationalistic objections. The two appendixes reinforce the argument, while the conclusions resume it and broadly show its implications on methodology and substantial political issues. Chapter one, which constitutes section I, is devoted to the migrant crisis and reconstructs the main problems and dynamics which constitute the phenomenon, mainly by drawing on critical and empirical literature. Chapter II and III, which compose the second section on realism, deal with the tradition of realism and the attempt at elaborating a realistic theory from within migration ethics respectively. Chapter IV and V, the most purely normative component of the thesis, defend the open-borders ideal in the light of the previous presentation of the subject-matter and of the main methodological problems. This is done by reconstructing the critiques to freedom of movement advanced by realists, proponents of freedom of association, and liberal nationalist most relevantly. In conclusion, a threefold ethical arguments defend the right to migration: the presumptive favor for liberty over restrictions, an extended version of the classic open-borders overlapping consesus between main ethical standpoints, and an argument for the integration of the right to free movement with human rights in general. The import and implications of the thesis are read and constrained in the realist(ic) way descrived in section II. Appendix I changes the perspective on the migrant crisis from the abstract to the personal and individual, and does so by showing the relevance of refugee stories to restore empathy and, by doing this, to strengthen social solidarity. Appendix II deepens the thesis that natural law theory would be comprehended within the pro open-borders consensus. In conclusion, with the same qualifications which hold for any other right, and while recognizing its subordination to more fundamental ones such as rights to life or to personal liberty and security, the right to free movement is analyzed, vindicated, and defended, even in the face of the migrant crisis. Advisors/Committee Members: coordinatore: M. D'Agostino, coordinatore precedente: M. Massimini, coordinatore dottorato: C. Sinigaglia, tutor: M. Geuna, GEUNA, MARCO.

Subjects/Keywords: ethics of migration; free movement, migrant crisis; realism; Settore SPS/01 - Filosofia Politica

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APA (6th Edition):

Mazzola, D. (2018). THE MIGRANT CRISIS AND PHILOSOPHY OF MIGRATION: REALITY, REALISM, ETHICS. (Thesis). Università degli Studi di Milano. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/2434/589308

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Chicago Manual of Style (16th Edition):

Mazzola, D.. “THE MIGRANT CRISIS AND PHILOSOPHY OF MIGRATION: REALITY, REALISM, ETHICS.” 2018. Thesis, Università degli Studi di Milano. Accessed January 18, 2019. http://hdl.handle.net/2434/589308.

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MLA Handbook (7th Edition):

Mazzola, D.. “THE MIGRANT CRISIS AND PHILOSOPHY OF MIGRATION: REALITY, REALISM, ETHICS.” 2018. Web. 18 Jan 2019.

Vancouver:

Mazzola D. THE MIGRANT CRISIS AND PHILOSOPHY OF MIGRATION: REALITY, REALISM, ETHICS. [Internet] [Thesis]. Università degli Studi di Milano; 2018. [cited 2019 Jan 18]. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/2434/589308.

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Mazzola D. THE MIGRANT CRISIS AND PHILOSOPHY OF MIGRATION: REALITY, REALISM, ETHICS. [Thesis]. Università degli Studi di Milano; 2018. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/2434/589308

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Not specified: Masters Thesis or Doctoral Dissertation

2. F. Rebasti. Il problema della coscienza nella teologia politica di Thomas Hobbes.

Degree: 2016, Università degli Studi di Milano

Why did Hobbes write the Leviathan? In pursuit of an answer to this crucial question, this study suggests that Hobbes began his major political work in order to radically reform both consciences and the very notion of conscience, as this politico-theological concept was decisive to the success of his philosophical programme. During what was called «the Age of Conscience», the internal forum was invoked as the last guarantee of individual salvation and collective order. Religious and political duties were based on conscience; yet, the authentic «rule of conduct» was going through a profound crisis. By triggering «all seditions concerning religion and ecclesiastical government», conscience turned out to be a device for the subjection of the masses and a deadly disease for the political body, and therefore a major obstacle to the constitution of Hobbes's well-grounded state. The study shows how Hobbes, after criticizing the key category of Christian moral theology, gave it a scientific foundation, which made the "cum-scientia" the pivot of political unity, while securing the public sphere from private convictions on right and wrong. Through the combination of different methods, like lexicographic analysis and intellectual history, the study examines at first the problematic character of the Hobbesian conscience against the backdrop of contemporary conceptions. Then it illustrates the etymological argument of the seventh chapter of Leviathan, by depicting it as the turning point of Hobbes's reflection on the idea of conscience. Finally, the ethical and political implications of the etymology are analysed in the context of both casuistry and the Cartesian reform of probabilism.

Pourquoi Hobbes écrivit-il le Léviathan ? Afin de répondre à cette question cruciale, l'étude suggère que Hobbes entreprit son œuvre politique majeure pour réaliser une réforme radicale des consciences et de la conscience comme catégorie théologico-politique décisive pour assurer le succès de son programme philosophique. Au cours de celle qu’on a rebaptisée « the Age of Conscience », le for interne était invoqué comme la garantie dernière du salut individuel et de l'ordre collectif. Chaque devoir, qu'il fût religieux ou politique, se basait sur la conscience ; toutefois, la « règle du vivre » traversait une crise profonde. Source de « all seditions concerning religion and ecclesiastical government », la conscience s'était révélée un dispositif de contrôle des masses et une maladie mortelle pour le corps politique et, donc, un obstacle majeur à la constitution de l'État bien fondé hobbesien. L'étude montre comment Hobbes, après avoir soumis la catégorie-clé de la théologie morale chrétienne à une critique radicale, lui donna un fondement scientifique, qui fit de la "cum-scientia" un pivot inébranlable de l'unité de l'État, tout en mettant la sphère publique à l'abri des convictions privées sur le juste et l'injuste. Combinant des méthodologies différentes, comme l'analyse lexicographique et l'histoire conceptuelle, l'étude examine d'abord le…

Advisors/Committee Members: tutor: M. Geuna, L. Foisneau, coordinatore: P. Spinicci, GEUNA, MARCO, SPINICCI, PAOLO.

Subjects/Keywords: Hobbes; coscienza; teologia politica; argomento etimologico; casuistica; Cartesio; probabilismo; Settore SPS/02 - Storia delle Dottrine Politiche

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APA (6th Edition):

Rebasti, F. (2016). Il problema della coscienza nella teologia politica di Thomas Hobbes. (Thesis). Università degli Studi di Milano. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/2434/367414

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Not specified: Masters Thesis or Doctoral Dissertation

Chicago Manual of Style (16th Edition):

Rebasti, F.. “Il problema della coscienza nella teologia politica di Thomas Hobbes.” 2016. Thesis, Università degli Studi di Milano. Accessed January 18, 2019. http://hdl.handle.net/2434/367414.

Note: this citation may be lacking information needed for this citation format:
Not specified: Masters Thesis or Doctoral Dissertation

MLA Handbook (7th Edition):

Rebasti, F.. “Il problema della coscienza nella teologia politica di Thomas Hobbes.” 2016. Web. 18 Jan 2019.

Vancouver:

Rebasti F. Il problema della coscienza nella teologia politica di Thomas Hobbes. [Internet] [Thesis]. Università degli Studi di Milano; 2016. [cited 2019 Jan 18]. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/2434/367414.

Note: this citation may be lacking information needed for this citation format:
Not specified: Masters Thesis or Doctoral Dissertation

Council of Science Editors:

Rebasti F. Il problema della coscienza nella teologia politica di Thomas Hobbes. [Thesis]. Università degli Studi di Milano; 2016. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/2434/367414

Note: this citation may be lacking information needed for this citation format:
Not specified: Masters Thesis or Doctoral Dissertation

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