Sovereignty in a globalised and polarised world?

9 December 2018

What does sovereignty mean in today’s world, given trends of globalisation, Europeanisation and also polarisation?

Antonia Waltermann

Antonia Waltermann is assistant professor at the department of Foundations and Methods of Law at Maastricht University. Between 2012 and 2015, she worked as lecturer for the department of Public Law. She received her PhD in April 2016 for her thesis Sovereignties, a conceptual analysis and rational reconstruction of the concept of sovereignty. Her research interests span from theoretical questions of public law to questions of the epistemological foundation of law in general. Her current research concerns actions of non-human entities.