Philip Petit awarded Australia’s highest civilian honor.

June 12, 2017

Philip Pettit has been made a Companion in the General Division of the Order of Australia (AC), the highest civilian honor awarded in Australia. The citation reads, "For eminent service to philosophy through contributions to moral and political theory, as a distinguished academic, and as a leader of public debate on social, economic and environmental issues.” You can read more about this year's awards here and here.