Mansi Rathour

Research Associate

B.A.(University of Delhi), M.A.(Kurukshetra University), M.A.(Leiden University, Netherlands)

Mansi was previously a research associate with the Philosophy in Action project at NIAS, Bengaluru. She completed her Masters from the University of Leiden, Netherlands in Philosophy, Politics and Economics. Before her Masters she spent two years with Teach For India. Her broad areas of interest are Social and Political Philosophy, Conflict Resolution and Ethics. Within these broad themes, her specific competence lies in the domain of Political Legitimacy, Distributive Justice, Civil-Military Relations and Just War Theory. Apart from this, she is also exploring the areas of Philosophy of Technology (Humanities approach to Technology to be specific) and use of artificial intelligence and technology for modern warfare and defence mechanisms. Before her Masters she spent two years with Teach For India for a Teaching Fellowship to teach underprivileged students in under resourced school.