Political Liberalism, Indigenous Unreasonability and Post-liberal Democracy
Monday, April 03, 2017
Stokes Hall, S195
with Alessandro Ferrara, University of Rome
about the speaker
Alessandro Ferrara is Professor of Political Philosophy at the University of Rome “Tor Vergata” and former President of the Italian Association for Political Philosophy. Recently he has published The Democratic Horizon: Hyperpluralism and the Renewal of Political Liberalism (Cambridge UP, 2014). He has also authored The Force of the Example: Explorations in the Paradigm of Judgment (Columbia UP, 2008), Justice and Judgment (Sage, 1999), and Reflective Authenticity (Routledge, 1998). An editorial consultant on the board of Constellations, Philosophy and Social Criticism, and The European Journal of Philosophy, a co-editor of the series Philosophy & Politics – Critical Explorations (Springer), he serves as co-director of the yearly conference: Philosophy and Social Science, held in Prague since 1993 under the aegis of the Czech Academy of Science.