Publications

*** JOURNAL ARTICLES AND VOLUME CHAPTERS ***

2017

  • Dumitru, Adelin (2017), “Adequacy in education and normative school choice”, Studies in Philosophy and Education,  Online First, https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11217-017-9578-z
  • Dumitru, Adelin (2017), “On the moral irrelevance of a global basic structure. Prospects for a satisficing sufficientarian theory of global justice”, Croatian Journal of Philosophy 17 (50), pp. 127-158
  • Volacu, Alexandru (2017), “Prioritarianism and Other-Regarding Decision-Making under Risk”, Ethical Perspectives, 24 (2), pp.199-224.
  • Volacu, Alexandru (2017), “Heterogeneous Rationality and Reasonable Disagreement in the Original Position”, Journal of Philosophical Research, Online First, https://www.pdcnet.org/pdc/bvdb.nsf/purchase?openform&fp=jpr&id=jpr_2017_0999_5_25_105.
  • Volacu, Alexandru (2017), “Preferences, Reasoning Errors, and Resource Egalitarianism”, Philosophical Studies, Online First, https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11098-017-0936-z.
  • Volacu, Alexandru (2017), “Maximization, Slotean Satisficing and Theories of Sufficientarian Justice”, Croatian Journal of Philosophy, 17 (1), pp.73-90.
  • Volacu, Alexandru (2017), “Justice, Efficiency and the New Public Management”, Australian Journal of Public Administration, Online First, http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/1467-8500.12263/full
  • Volacu, Alexandru (2017), “Bridging Ideal and Non-ideal Theory”, Political Studies, Online First, https://doi.org/10.1177/0032321717730297
  • Lever, Annabelle, Volacu, Alexandru (2017, forthcoming), “The Ethics of Voting”, in A. Lever and A. Poama (eds.), The Routledge Handbook of Ethics and Public Policy, Routledge.

 

2016

  • Volacu, Alexandru, Derviş, Oana-Alexandra (2016), “Pluralist Welfare Egalitarianism and the Expensive Tastes Objection”, Contemporary Political Theory, 15 (3), pp.285-303.
  • Volacu, Alexandru (2016), “Distributive Justice and Political Ideologies: A Rejoinder to Stoian”, Studia Politica. Romanian Political Science Review, 16 (2), pp.277-286.

 

2015

  • Derviş, Oana (2015), “The Morality of Free Riding Behavior—How Do Free Riders Wrong Us, Is It What They Take or How They Take It?”, in Dylan Kissane and Alexandru Volacu (eds.), Modern Dilemmas: Understanding Collective Action in the 21st Century, Ibidem-Verlag, Stuttgart, pp.159-176.
  • Dumitru, Adelin (2015), “Politica socială – catalizator al transformării Uniunii Europene într-o societate bine ordonată” [Social policy as a catalyst of European Union’s becoming a well‑ordered society], Sfera Politicii, 23 (4), pp.92-102.
  • Dumitru, Adelin (2015), “O cultură nerepresivă? Dincolo de societatea abundenței” [A non-repressive culture? Beyond the society of abundance”], Perspective Politice, 5 (1), pp. 41-54
  • Volacu, Alexandru (2015), “On the Ideological Incompatibilities of Distributive Justice”, Studia Politica. Romanian Political Science Review, 15 (1), pp.109-132.

 

2014

  • Derviş, Oana (2014), “Piata in educatie, un pas spre un invatamant mai bun? O analiza normativa a Legii Educatiei Nationale din perspectiva ‘school choice'” [The Market for Education, a Step towards an Improved Educational System? A Normative Analysis of the National Education Law from a ‘School Choice’ Perspective], Perspective politice, 7 (1), pp.75-86.

 

2012

  • Dobrei, Nicolae-Emanuel (2012), “Fundamentalismul religios” [Religious Fundamentalism], in Mihaela Miroiu (ed.), Ideologii politice actuale. Semnificatii, evolutii si impact, Iasi, Polirom.
  • Dobrei, Nicolae-Emanuel, Molocea, Andreea (2012), “Liberalismul” [Liberalism], in Mihaela Miroiu (ed.), Ideologii politice actuale. Semnificatii, evolutii si impact, Iasi, Polirom.

 

2009

  • Dobrei, Nicolae-Emanuel (2009), “Legitimitatea dizidenţei. Nesupunerea civică şi raţiunea publică rawlsiană” [The Legitimacy of Dissent. Civil Disobedience and Rawlsian Public Reason], Perspective politice, 2 (2), pp.83-97.

 

*** CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS ***

2017

  • Volacu, Alexandru (2017, forthcoming), “Disenfranchisement through Voting Lotteries”, MANCEPT Workshops 2017, The Politics and Ethics of Disenfranchisement Panel, 11-13 September 2017.
  • Volacu, Alexandru, Dumitru, Adelin (2017, forthcoming), “Assessing Non-Intrinsic Limitarianism”, Europe on Distributive Justice International Workshop, Aarhus, Denmark, 14-16 June 2017.

2016

  • Dervis, Oana (2016), “The Challenge of Moral Pluralism – An Evolutionary Game-Theoretic Interpretation”, Interdisciplinary perspectives in Central and Eastern Europe Historiography, Timisoara, Romania, 23-27 November 2016.
  • Dervis, Oana (2016), “Metric, Criterion and Just Institutions: Can Resources and Capabilities Meet Expectations?”, 4th International Conference of the Group for Social Engagement Studies – Social Justice: New Perspectives, New Horizons, Belgrade, Serbia, 4-6 May 2016.
  • Dobrei, Nicolae-Emanuel (2016), “Citizens above the Constitution. Rawls, Schmitt and the requirements of public justification”, 4th International Conference of the Group for Social Engagement Studies – Social Justice: New Perspectives, New Horizons, Belgrade, Serbia, 4-6 May 2016.
  • Dumitru, Adelin (2016), “On the moral irrelevance of a global basic structure. Prospects for a satisficing sufficientarian theory of global justice”, 4th Annual Graduate Conference in International Political Theory, University of St. Andrews, May 2016
  • Dumitru, Adelin (2016), “Should constitutional economists’ attention be turned to political philosophy? An argument for epistemic imperialism”, 3rd Annual Student Conference of the Faculty of Political Science (SNSPA), Bucharest8-9 April 2016
  • Volacu, Alexandru (2016), “Bridging Ideal and Non-Ideal Theory. An Incrementalist Approach to Normative Theorising”, 10th ECPR General Conference, Prague, Czech Republic, 7-10 September 2016.
  • Volacu, Alexandru (2016), “Heterogeneous Rationality and Reasonable Disagreement in the Original Position”, 4th International Conference of the Group for Social Engagement Studies – Social Justice: New Perspectives, New Horizons, Belgrade, Serbia, 4-6 May 2016.

 

2015

  • Dumitru, Adelin (2015), “Beyond the impact and the challenge models. A moderate communitarian model of the good life”, 2nd Annual Student Conference of the Faculty of Political Science (SNSPA), Bucharest, March 2015.

 

2014

  • Dervis, Oana (2014), “Piata in educatie, un pas spre un invatamant mai bun? O analiza normativa a Legii Educatiei Nationale din perspectiva ‘school choice'” [The Market for Education, a Step towards an Improved Educational System? A Normative Analysis of the National Education Law from a ‘School Choice’ Perspective], 1st Annual Student Conference of the Faculty of Political Science (SNSPA), 14-15 March 2014.
  • Dobrei, Nicolae-Emanuel (2014), “Building legitimacy in extraordinary times. Rawls, Schmitt and the requirements of public justification”, European Congress of Analytical Philosophy, 28 August 2014 – 2 September 2014.
  • Dobrei, Nicolae-Emanuel (2014), “Sincerity, restraint and learning from experts. An epistemic reading of Rawlsian public reasoning”, OSI/HESP/RESET workshop: Innovative Teaching of Moral, Political Philosophy and Religion, Ekaterinburg 24-28 May 2014.
  • Volacu, Alexandru, Derviş, Oana-Alexandra (2014), “Pluralist Welfare Egalitarianism and the Expensive Tastes Objection”, 8th European Congress in Analytic Philosophy, Bucharest, 28 August 2014 – 2 September 2014.
  • Volacu, Alexandru (2014), “Hypothetical Insurance as the Basis for a Non-Arbitrary Sufficientarian Threshold”, Brave New World: The 18th Annual Postgraduate Conference in Manchester, MANCEPT, University of Manchester, UK, 12-13 June 2014.
  • Volacu, Alexandru (2014), “Rationality, Responsibility, and Option Luck”, Warwick Graduate Conference in Political and Legal Theory 2014, University of Warwick, UK, 15 February 2014.

 

2013

  • Dervis, Oana (2013), “The Morality of Free Riding Behavior—How Do Free Riders Wrong Us, Is It What They Take or How They Take It?”, 17th IAPSS Academic Conference and General Assembly, Bucharest, 19-24 November 2013.
  • Volacu, Alexandru, Golopenta, Iris-Patricia (2013), “A Boundedly Rational Analysis of Global Distributive Justice”, 16th IAPSS Academic Conference and General Assembly, Rome, 5-9 March 2013.

 

2011

  • Dobrei, Nicolae-Emanuel (2011), “Can democracy afford sincere citizens? Public hypocrisy, preclusionary justification and Rawlsian public reason”, ECPR Joint Sessions (Workshop: Kantian Sincerity in Ethics, Politics and International Relations), University of St. Gallen, Switzerland, 12-17 April 2011.

 

2008

  • Dobrei, Nicolae-Emanuel (2008), “The Liberal Critique of the Capability Approach. Some Critical Considerations”; OSI/HESP/ReSET seminar: Religion, Multiculturalism and Democracy, Ekaterinburg, 28 July-8 August 2008.
  • Dobrei, Nicolae-Emanuel (2008), “The Risks of Indeterminacy and Perfectionism. Amartya Sen’s Proceduralism and the Substantial Deliberative Component”, CAPRIGHT Conference, Sinaia, Romania, 25-29 March 2008.

 

2007

  • Dobrei, Nicolae-Emanuel (2007), “Moral Roles, Epistemic Abstinence and Legitimacy”, OSI/HESP/ReSET seminar: Multiculturalism, Interreligious and Intercultural Dialogues-Basic concepts and theories, Ekaterinburg, 9-23 August 2007.

 

2006

  • Dobrei, Nicolae-Emanuel (2006), “Moral Division of Labour or Schizophrenic Citizenship? The Requirements of Public Justification in Rawls’s Political Liberalism”, Brave New World. The Manchester Graduate Conference in Political Theory – 10th Edition, Manchester, UK, 28-29 June 2006.
  • Dobrei, Nicolae-Emanuel (2006), “Public Space and Democratic Participation. The Citizen and The Philosopher-Citizen”, OSI/HESP Cross-Regional Conference of AFP Fellows in Political Science/International Relations/History, Sinaia, Romania 23-27 February 2006.

 

2005

  • Dobrei, Nicolae-Emanuel (2005), “Participation and recognition in a plural society”, The Cultural Premises for a Culture of Recognition Conference, Sibiu, Romania, 17-21 March 2005.