Monthly Archives: September 2011

NBiP: Jason Brennan, The Ethics of Voting

Readers of Public Reason might be interested in the New Books in Philosophy interview I conducted with Jason Brennan about his new book, The Ethics of Voting (Princeton UP, 2011).  Follow this link. Cheers,  –Robert Talisse read more…

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Pearson Chair at McGill University

The Katherine A. Pearson Chair in Civil Society and Public Policy Applications are currently invited for The Katharine A. Pearson Chair in Civil Society and Public Policy tenable jointly in the Faculty of Arts (www.mcgill.ca/arts) and in the Faculty of … Continue reading

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CONF: “DEMOCRACY AND ITS CRITICS: ANCIENT AND MODERN” – REMINDER AND CORRECTION

The conference of the Political Thought Specialist Group of the Political Studies Association of the United Kingdom on the theme of “Democracy and Its Critics: Ancient and Modern” is approaching. The venue and conference programme is as follows: DEMOCRACY AND … Continue reading

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TT Assistant Professor Position, Virginia Tech

This year, we’re looking for a tenure-track Assistant Professor in Moral and Political Philosophy with interdisciplinary research and teaching interests. It’s a 2/2 load, including a graduate seminar. Applications should be received by 14 November and applicants MUST complete the … Continue reading

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Podcast: the State of the State

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CONFERENCE ON “DEMOCRACY AND ITS CRITICS: ANCIENT AND MODERN” – REMINDER

“DEMOCRACY AND ITS CRITICS: ANCIENT AND MODERN”, 22 OCTOBER 2011, ST. HUGH’S COLLEGE, OXFORD UNIVERSITY This is a reminder that the Political Thought Specialist Group of the Political Studies Association of the United Kingdom will hold an one-day conference on … Continue reading

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PHILTV on Public Reason and Religion (Kevin Vallier and Jason Brennan)

Jason Brennan (Georgetown) and I (Bowling Green) have put together a conversation on public reason/political liberalism and its treatment of religious contributions to public life (which would not have been possible without the help of the great folks over at … Continue reading

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TC Review Volume 1 now online

Public Reasoners, I am pleased to announce the premier of the Twin Cities Review of Political Philosophy. TC Review is a journal that combines scholarship from professionals and academics written toward an undergraduate audience as well as research work from undergraduates. … Continue reading

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NBiP Interview with Elizabeth Anderson

Public Reasoners might be interested in checking out the interview I conducted with Elizabeth Anderson about her recent book, The Imperative of Integration, for New Books in Philosophy.  Follow this link. Cheers, –Bob Talisse read more…

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