Contact information

Research interests

Methods in political theory, the relation between facts and norms, feasibility constraints on justice, ideal vs. nonideal theory, responses to foreseeable noncompliance.

PhD Thesis

Chahboun, N. (2020) Art of the Possible? Feasibility and Compliance in Ideal and Nonideal Theory, Stockholm Studies in Politics 191, Stockholm University

Peer-reviewed journal articles

Chahboun, N. (2019) “Ideal Theory and Action-Guidance: Why We Still Disagree”, Social Theory and Practice, Vol.45, No.4, pp.549-578

Chahboun, N. (2017) “Three Feasibility Constraints on the Concept of Justice”, Res publica, Vol.23, No.4, pp.431-452

Chahboun, N. (2015) “Nonideal Theory and Compliance – A Clarification”, European Journal of Political Theory, Vol.14, No.2, pp.229- 245

Visiting scholarship

2015 (Feb-May) Visiting research fellow, Brown University, U.S. Sponsor: Prof. David Estlund

Teaching and supervision

Political Theory
Qualitative Methods
Human Rights
The Study of Democracy
Bachelor's thesis supervision

Public appearance

2019 Political science podcast “Aning”, episode 58: Feasibility

Grants and scholarships

2014 Elisabeth och Herman Rhodins minnesfond
2014 Helge Ax:on Jonssons stiftelse
2019 Stiftelsen Siamon
2019 Widar Bagges stiftelse
2019 Helge Ax:son Johnsons stiftelse

Performed peer reviews