Author Archives: Massimo Cuono

Capitalism and Democracy

 XXXIII Seminar of Political Philosophy Capitalism and Democracy Torino, 10-12 ottobre 2013 Campus Luigi Einaudi – Aula Magna lungo Dora Siena, 100   Thursday October 10, 3 p.m. Crisi del capitalismo e crisi della democrazia Michelangelo Bovero, Università di Torino … Continue reading

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Teoria politica – Call for paper

International Journal of Theory of Politics – Teoria politica 1. Capitalism and Democracy Modern political culture originated from the acknowledgement and guarantee of the fundamental rights of the individual: inalienable rights, literally meaning cannot be either purchased or sold. The tension between … Continue reading

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Legitimacy 2.0: Transparency Online – Its Meaning, Impact And Value

Call for Papers Special Workshop at the World Congress of Philosophy of Law (IVR) Belo Horizonte (Brazil), 21-28t July 2013 Transparency is everywhere, or at least talk of it is everywhere. The mainstream view is that transparency furthers accountability and … Continue reading

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European Citizenship: Twenty Years On

Next year it will be 20 years since EU citizenship was first introduced. Much has happened. An international congress in Uppsala in March stock-takes and seeks out the challenges ahead: http://www.europeancitizenship.se/ Welcome! Tweet

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Teoria politica – Call for paper

International Journal of Theory of Politics – Teoria politica From Democracy In the Net to Democracy On the Net? Over the decades a transformation process that is different according to location but essentially homogeneous has taken place. Regimes commonly considered … Continue reading

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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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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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Legitimacy 2.0 – E-democracy and Public Opinion in the Digital Age

Call for Papers Special Workshop at the World Congress of Philosophy of Law (IVR) Frankfurt, 15-19 August 2011 Short summary E-democracy aims for broader and more active Internet-enhanced citizenship involvement but can there be any “democracy” after representative democracy? Should … Continue reading

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