Monthly Archives: July 2011

Teoria politica – Call for Papers

International Journal of Theory of Politics – Teoria politica Obedience and consent in contemporary political systems Why do we obey one another? How many forms, reasons and/or irrational motives are there behind obedience and disobedience? In Western democracies, passive acquiescence … Continue reading

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CFA: Visiting Fulbright Chair in the Theory and Practice of Constitutionalism and Federalism, McGill University, 2012-13

Application deadline: August 1 Stipend: $25,000 for one-semester or yearlong visitorship Eligibility and how to apply Call for applications read more…

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CFP: Manipulation (Bowling Green Workshop in Ethics and Public Policy, March 16-17, 2012)

CALL FOR ABSTRACTS The Bowling Green Workshop in Applied Ethics and Public Policy Manipulation March 16-17, 2012 The Bowling Green Workshop in Applied Ethics and Public Policy will take place in Bowling Green, Ohio on March 16-17, 2012. The keynote … Continue reading

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CONF: Democracy and Its Critics: Ancient and Modern

The Political Thought Specialist Group of the Political Studies Association of the United Kingdom will be holding a conference on the theme of “Democracy and Its Critics: Ancient and Modern” at St. Hugh’s College, Oxford University on 22nd October 2011. … Continue reading

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Axel Hägerström and Modern Social Thought

We are pleased to inform you that the international conference “Axel Hägerström and Modern Social Thought”, on occasion of the centennial of his 1911 lecture ”On the Truth of Moral Ideas”, will take place on September 23-24 in Uppsala, Sweden. … Continue reading

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NBiP Interview with Jerry Gaus

Public Reasoners: The holiday caused a slight delay in posting my New Books in Philosophy interview with Jerry Gaus about The Order of Public Reason. It has now been posted here.  Please check it out. Thanks, –Bob Talisse read more…

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