Category Archives: Housekeeping

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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Public Reason Graduate Tech Assistant(s)

I’m looking for one or two graduate students to take over the technical nuts and bolts administration of the website, i.e., sign up new members, keep the site WordPress and theme up-to-date, fix broken links, keep a lookout for new … Continue reading

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Membership Updates

A quick housekeeping post: We now have about 650 registered users around the world. Most of these are registered as members, but quite a few are participants. (The former can publish new posts whereas the latter can comment only.) My … Continue reading

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Public Reason on Facebook

I recently created a facebook group for Public Reason, although not for any particular purpose. I may put stuff up there from time to time, and anyone else is welcome to do so too.

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Update

We’re busy finalising the details for the podcast symposium, which will start next week, for those who have inquired. We’re just sorting out the last couple of people to comment on papers. We’ve got a great bunch of papers coming … Continue reading

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Reading Group Suggestions

I wanted to put up a post where people could make suggestions for further reading groups, after the conclusion of the marvelous “Democratic Authority” discussion we’ve had. If there are many suggestions, I’ll put up a poll to see which … Continue reading

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Things to do in 2008

I thought I would put up a housekeeping thread to elicit some discussion from members and participants about what you like on the site and what else you would like to see.First some basic stats: we have ninety-nine members registered, … Continue reading

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New Participant Registration System

[Update: I've added a checkbox on the registration page for academics who would like to join the site as members.] For security reasons (in particular the glaring ease with which one could post under someone else’s name), I’ve switched the … Continue reading

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Contact Form

I’ve removed the contact form on the About page as it has proved to be too unreliable. If you have tried to use the contact form and have not heard back from me, I did not receive your submission. Please … Continue reading

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We’ve been noticed

We’ve been noticed. See Leiter. Also the Garden. And, of course, Levy and Brooks. And, as Simon notes, Solum. And now Al’s notepad , Dinner Table Donts, and Balkinization. We’ve also been added to several other Blogrolls. Pretty good, I … Continue reading

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Welcome to Public Reason

Public Reason is a new group blog for political philosophers and theorists. The purpose of the blog is to create an informal but professional online venue where members of the academic political philosophy and theory community can discuss their work. … Continue reading

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