Comparative Constitutional Law, Democracy, Law and Religion, Religion and Politics, Whither Europe?

Upcoming Speaking Engagement: Annual Conference of the European Academy of Religion, Bologna, March 4-7, 2019

From 4-7 March, I will be chairing two panels on philosopher James K.A. Smith's trilogy during the Annual Conference of the European Academy of Religion in Bologna. Read more about the panels here: 'This panel considers James K.A. Smith’s Cultural Liturgies (Desiring the King, Imagining the King, Awaiting the King) and discusses the potential for… Continue reading Upcoming Speaking Engagement: Annual Conference of the European Academy of Religion, Bologna, March 4-7, 2019

Comparative Constitutional Law, Democracy, Dutch Politics, Law and Religion, Religion and Politics, Whither Europe?

Geloof in de liberale democratie (V): democratie

Dit is het vijfde deel van een nieuwe serie blogposts, die tevens – in definitieve vorm en aangevuld met een notenapparaat – als artikel zal verschijnen in het eerstvolgende nummer van het Tijdschrift voor Religie, Recht en Beleid. Voor de eerste vier delen, zie de links onderaan deze blogpost. Bekijken we vervolgens de betekenis van… Continue reading Geloof in de liberale democratie (V): democratie

Comparative Constitutional Law, Democracy, Dutch Politics, Law and Religion, Religion and Politics, Whither Europe?

Book Recommendations (I): Nicholas Wolterstorff, Understanding Liberal Democracy (2012)

About the book: 'Understanding Liberal Democracy presents notable work by Nicholas Wolterstorff at the intersection between political philosophy and religion. Alongside his influential earlier essays, it includes nine new essays in which Wolterstorff develops original lines of argument and stakes out novel positions regarding the nature of liberal democracy, human rights, and political authority. Taken… Continue reading Book Recommendations (I): Nicholas Wolterstorff, Understanding Liberal Democracy (2012)