Author Archives: Stephen Cooke

Hospitality Now (!): One-day conference, Paris (Sciences Po), July 1st, 2014

“Hospitaliy Now (!)” has two significations: one, what is the current state of scholarship regarding the thematisation of hospitality in political theory/science/philosophy? While work continues apace on hospitality all around the world, some of the key texts—one might think of … Continue reading

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Debating ‘Transitional Cosmopolitanism’ through Courts, University of Oslo, 3-4 March 2014

Sangerhall – Håndverkeren Kurs- og Konferansesenter  –  Rosenkrantzgate 7, 0159, Oslo Norwegian Centre for Human Rights- University of Oslo (NCHR-TAG- Human Rights and Conflict) Norwegian Resource Bank for Democracy and Human Rights – NORDEM Democracy as Idea and Practice Programme … Continue reading

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MANCEPT Workshops in Political Theory 2014: 2nd Call for Convenors

The MANCEPT Workshops in Political Theory 2014 is an annual conference in political theory, organised under the auspices of the Manchester Centre for Political Theory. This year’s conference will be the eleventh event in the series and will take place … Continue reading

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2nd St Andrews Graduate Conference in International Political Theory: Political Evil, 22-23 May 2014

Hosted by the School of International Relations, University of St Andrews On 22-23 May 2014 the School of International Relations, University of St Andrews, is  hosting the 2nd St Andrews Graduate Conference in International Political Theory. The theme of the … Continue reading

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MANCEPT Workshops 2014 Call for Convenors

The MANCEPT Workshops in Political Theory 2014 is an annual conference in political theory, organised under the auspices of the Manchester Centre for Political Theory. This year’s conference will be the eleventh event in the series and will take place … Continue reading

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Final Call for Papers: Society for the Theory of Ethics and Politics, Northwestern University, March 13-15, 2014

Northwestern University,  Society for the Theory of Ethics and Politics  (NUSTEP) Political Philosophy Eighth Annual Conference, March 13 – 15, 2014 Keynote Addresses: Tamar Schapiro and Gary Watson Deadline for submissions: December 15, 2013 See: http://publicreason.net/2013/11/05/call-for-papers-society-for-the-theory-of-ethics-and-politics-northwestern-university-march-13-15-2014/ read more… Be Sociable, … Continue reading

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CFP: 2nd Sciences Po Political Theory Graduate Conference, Paris, June 19-20 2014

Keynote Speaker: Jeremy Waldron We are happy to announce that the Second Sciences Po Graduate Political Theory Conference is going to take place at Sciences Po, Paris, from June 19 to June 20 2014. We welcome contributions from young political … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: Society for the Theory of Ethics and Politics, Northwestern University, March 13-15, 2014

Northwestern University,  Society for the Theory of Ethics and Politics  (NUSTEP) Political Philosophy Eighth Annual Conference, March 13 – 15, 2014 Keynote Addresses: Tamar Schapiro and Gary Watson Submission Guidelines: We welcome submissions from faculty and graduate students, as some … Continue reading

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2nd CfP: Harvard University Graduate Conference in Political Theory, October 18–19, 2013

The Department of Government (FAS) at Harvard University will host its annual conference for graduate students in political theory and political philosophy on October 18–19, 2013. Papers on any theme or topic within political theory — from the history of … Continue reading

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McCoy Family Center for Ethics in Society, Associate Director position

The McCoy Family Center for Ethics in Society seeks a full time associate director to supervise our post-doctoral fellowship program, implement programming for graduate students, and in general support the Center initiatives. Our Center, which is celebrating its 10th anniversary, is committed to … Continue reading

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Sciences Po 1st Graduate Political Theory Conference, June 20-21

Registration is now open for the 1st Sciences Po Political Theory Graduate Student Conference. The keynote of our first conference will be delivered by Joseph Raz, famous legal and political scholar. The conference will take place at the CEVIPOF (98, … Continue reading

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Liberalism Without Perfection, Luiss University of Rome, 23 May 2013

by Jonathan Quong and  Live Streaming on  Philosophy and Public Issues Journal Website One day launch workshop of the new series of *Philosophy and Public Issues*, an international journal of moral, political, legal and social philosophy edited by Sebastiano Maffettone … Continue reading

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CfP: MANCEPT Workshop: ‘The Politics of Agonism’, 4th-6th September 2013

The agonist tradition has introduced to political thought an account of politics that focuses on the integral role of power and conflict in the relations between participants in society. But the tradition seems to be insufficiently aware of its conceptual … Continue reading

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Idealism & Pragmatism: Convergence or Contestation?

We are pleased to announce a Leverhulme funded network project on the relation between idealism and pragmatism. The project will last three years, and will involve a series of workshops and a final conference. For further details see here: http://idealismandpragmatism.org/ … Continue reading

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CfP: Realizing Global Justice: Theory and Practice, 19–22 June 2013, University of Tromsø

The Pluralism, Democracy, and Justice (PDJ) research group of the Department of Philosophy of the University of Tromsø invites you to participate in the conference Realizing Global Justice: Theory and Practice to be held on 19–22 June 2013 at the … Continue reading

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1st St Andrews Graduate Conference in International Political Theory

Hosted by the School of International Relations, University of St Andrews, 10-11 June 2013 On 10-11 June 2013 the School of International Relations, University of St Andrews, is hosting the 1st St Andrews Graduate Conference in International Political Theory. The conference … Continue reading

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Call for abstracts: Workshop for Oxford Studies in Political Philosophy

This is a call for abstracts for the first annual Workshop for Oxford Studies in Political Philosophy to be held Oct. 17-20, 2013 in Tucson, AZ at the Westward Look Hotel and Resort. Abstracts in all areas of Political Philosophy … Continue reading

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MANCEPT Workshops in Political Theory: 2nd Call for Convenors

Tenth Annual Conference: 4th - 6th September 2013 Once again, the Manchester Centre for Political Theory (MANCEPT) in Politics at the University of Manchester will be organizing the annual Political Theory Workshops. Over the last nine years, participants from over twenty five … Continue reading

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2nd CfP: The relationship between Political Theory and politics – Graduate Conference in Political Theory

28 May 2013, University of Sheffield, ICOSS, 10 am-6 pm Keynote speaker: Prof. Michael Freeden University of Nottingham/Oxford University Almost any Political Theory aspires to address itself to a chosen political context, to speak to politics, and to be, at … Continue reading

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Changes to Public Reason

Public Reason has undergone a facelift! We’re always looking for ways to make Public Reason better, and gradual changes have been introduced over time – such as features to allow sharing of posts via social networking sites. However, some features … Continue reading

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