Luke J Davies

Luke Davies
2022 - 2025 Leverhulme Early Career Fellow, University of Oxford 
2018 - 2022 Fellow, Department of Government, LSE
2014 - 2019 DPhil in Philosophy, University of Oxford
2012 - 2014 BPhil in Philosophy, University of Oxford
2006 - 2011 BA in Philosophy, University of Toronto


(Online first) ‘Kant on civil self sufficiency’ in Archiv für Geschichte der Philosophie. DOI: 
(2021) ‘Whence honeste vive’ in European Journal of Philosophy. DOI:
(2020) ‘Kant on welfare’ in Kantian Review. DOI:


I work on Kant’s moral and political philosophy. I am broadly interested in individual rights and the legitimate role of the state both in Kant’s philosophy and Kantian philosophy. My current project looks at duties to self and the state.