Monthly Archives: March 2012

New political theory blog – PRAXIS

Announcing PRAXIS, a new blog at Big Think devoted to theory-informed political commentary on the issues of the day: http://bigthink.com/blogs/praxis Readers can subscribe to the blog here. To sign up for email alerts when new posts go up, send an … Continue reading

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2012 Montreal Political Theory Manuscript Workshop with Daniel Viehoff

The program for the manuscript workshop on “The Authority of Democracy,” by Daniel Viehoff of the University of Sheffield, is now available here: http://profs-polisci.mcgill.ca/abizadeh/GRIPP-2012-Workshop.htm The workshop will be held at McGill University on 2012-05-29.

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Upcoming Conference: ‘Measures of Subjective Well-being for Public Policy: Philosophical Perspectives’

Conference: ‘Measures of Subjective Well-being for Public Policy: Philosophical Perspectives’ Registration now open. Keynote Speakers: Richard Layard Peter Railton Valerie Tiberius Dan Haybron This post is to inform the ‘Public Reason’ blog community about an inter-disciplinary international conference on “Measures … Continue reading

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Visiting Assistant Professor Positions at Virginia Tech (incl. Political Philosophy)

I am updating this posting since the university HR webpage for the political philosophy position has changed. To apply for the position please click here. The Department of Philosophy at Virginia Tech is still accepting applications for this position. — … Continue reading

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Upcoming Conference: Global Poverty: What Do We Know? Where Do We Go From Here?

Yale University SML Lecture Hall April 12-13, 2012 April 12th, 9:30am–6pm: The Next Steps for Global Poverty Alleviation Panelists will discuss the next steps that should be taken towards the alleviation of global poverty. Discussion will focus on the question … Continue reading

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Assistant Professor of Ethics Position – Central European University (20th March Deadline)

Apologies that this is very last minute, but the following job advert may be of interest. Central European University invites applications for a full-time junior position in the field of ethics. The position will be a joint appointment between the … Continue reading

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