Continental Political Thought


Name: Kevin Costa
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Institution: Radio France Internationale
Professional Status: Practitioner
Professional Email: KevinCosta@alumni.brown.edu
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Name: Matthew Dinan
Paper Title: Kierkegaard's Ironic Alternative to Hegel in Fear and Trembling
Institution: St. Thomas University (Canada)
Professional Status: Assistant Professor
Professional Email: mdinan@stu.ca
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Name: Alexander Duff
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Name: Guillermo Graíño
Paper Title: Blaise Pascal on the Political Role of Philosophy
Institution: Universidad Francisco de Vitoria / Villanova University
Professional Status: Associate Professor
Professional Email: ggraino@gmail.com
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Name: Dhruv Jain
Paper Title: Virtù, Fortuna and Atomic Motion: A Lucretian Reinterpretation of Machiavelli
Institution: York University
Professional Status: Graduate Student
Professional Email: jaindhruv@hotmail.com
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Name: Douglas Jarvis
Paper Title: Globalization as Universal Challenge to the Human Family? An Historical-Sociological Comparison of Confucius and Socrates on Ancestral Loyalty
Institution: Independent Scholar
Professional Status: Practitioner
Professional Email: dejarvis18@gmail.com
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Name: Nathan Jun
Paper Title: Rationalism and Irrationalism in Classical Anarchist Thought
Institution: Midwestern State University
Professional Status: Associate Professor
Professional Email: nathan.jun@mwsu.edu
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When can you volunteer? Saturday Morning


Name: Romulus Maier
Paper Title: Existentialist Politics: Václav Havel and the Redemption of Heideggerian Political Thought and Practice
Institution: University of Connecticut
Professional Status: Adjunct Professor
Professional Email: rommaier@gmail.com
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Name: John McMahon
Paper Title: Race and Biopolitics: A Black Feminist Critique
Institution: Beloit College
Professional Status: Assistant Professor
Professional Email: johnmcmahon3@gmail.com
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Name: Joyce Mullan
Paper Title: Speaking Truth to Power: The Women speak up in Lysistrata
Institution: Stevens Institute of Technology
Professional Status: Assistant Professor
Professional Email: Joyce_Mullan@msn.com
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Name: Andrew Norris
Paper Title: Skepticism and Critique in Arendt and Cavell
Institution: University of California, Santa Barbara
Professional Status: Associate Professor
Professional Email: anorris@polsci.ucsb.edu
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Name: Nathan Orlando
Paper Title: Power and States: Toward a Foucaultian Approach to International Relations
Institution: Baylor University
Professional Status: Graduate Student
Professional Email: nathan_orlando@baylor.edu
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Name: Matthew Post
Paper Title: Aristophanes and Plato on Death and the City
Institution: Braniff Graduate School, University of Dallas
Professional Status: Administrator
Professional Email: mattdpost@gmail.com
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Name: Ahmad Qabazard
Paper Title: The Problemization of Nationality: Revoking Citizenship to Crackdown on Dissent in the Gulf Cooperation Council
Institution: New York University
Professional Status: Graduate Student
Professional Email: ahmadqabazard@gmail.com
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Name: Jack Riley
Paper Title: The French Enlightenment Attack on Modern Natural Right and Political Project in The Encyclopedie
Institution: Coastal Carolina University
Professional Status: Associate Professor
Professional Email: JVThumos@aol.com
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Name: Derval Ryan
Paper Title: Communities of Honour: the Psychology of Religious Toleration in Hobbes' Leviathan
Institution: McGill University
Professional Status: Graduate Student
Professional Email: derval.ryan@mail.mcgill.ca
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Name: Adam Sandel
Paper Title: Violence: Beyond Body Counts
Institution: Harvard University
Professional Status: Adjunct Professor
Professional Email: adam.sandel@gmail.com
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Name: Joshua A Shmikler
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Name: Samuel Sprunk
Paper Title: Isaiah Berlin: Freedom and the March of History
Institution: Catholic University of America
Professional Status: Graduate Student
Professional Email: 81sprunk@cua.edu
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Name: Aaron Szymkowiak
Paper Title: Of Strangers and Violence: Smith on Justice and the Retributive Impulse
Institution: Xavier University
Professional Status: Associate Professor
Professional Email: szymkowiak@xavier.edu
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Name: Lisa Vetter
Paper Title: Adam Smith's Literary Sympathies
Institution: University of Maryland, Baltimore County
Professional Status: Assistant Professor
Professional Email: lvetter@umbc.edu
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Name: Robert Wyllie
Paper Title: Dead Poets' Societies: Protagoras and the Thaumatopoioi of Plato's Allegory of the Cave
Institution: University of Notre Dame
Professional Status: Graduate Student
Professional Email: raw4k@virginia.edu
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Name: Cyrus Zirakzadeh
Paper Title: "Re-Defining History through Peace Commissions: Case of Peru"
Institution: University of Connecticut
Professional Status: Full Professor
Professional Email: capeern@gmail.com
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Name: Charles Zug
Paper Title: The Socratic Critique of Law in Plato's Crito
Institution: University of Texas, Austin
Professional Status: Graduate Student
Professional Email: charleszug93@gmail.com
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