Journal of Social Philosophy 39 (3):359-377 (2008)

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Hye-Ryoung Kang
University of Colorado, Boulder
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Within the social ontology of the nationalist model, the main agents of global justice claims are viewed as nation states or national collectivities. By contrast, within the cosmopolitan model, individuals, as citizens of the cosmopolitan world, are viewed as agents of global justice claims. I argue that neither of these models appropriately reflect the ontological conditions and circumstances of justice that have been produced by the current processes of globalization nor capture the justice claims of women who suffer as a result of the global economy. As an alternative, I propose a transnational feminist model: processes of globalization have generated transnationalized socioeconomic units as ontological conditions of justice, and, in such conditions, transnational women’s collectivities are viewed as agents of global justice.
Keywords transnational feminist justice  agents of global justice  transnational women’s collectivities  a critique of nationalism and cosmopolitanism  justice in the context of globalization  global justice and gender
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DOI 10.1111/j.1467-9833.2008.00430.x
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