A Neo-Communitarian Approach to International Relations

July 01, 2006

New communitarianism is important even to those who care little about academic disputes.

Values and the Future of American Politics

July 01, 2006

“Values and the Future of American Politics,” Contemporary Sociology 35, No. 4 (July 2006): pp.337-340.
If the American public swinging back and forth between liberal and conservative-or are liberal eras short episodes in a conservative society?

A Communitarian Approach: A Viewpoint on the Study of the Legal, Ethical and Policy Considerations Raised by DNA Tests and Databases

June 16, 2006

This article seeks to outline a viewpoint on the study of the legal, ethical and policy considerations raised by DNA tests and databases (from here on, DNA usages). It does not delve into the specifics involved. It outlines a way of thinking that has proven productive elsewhere and seems promising in dealing with DNA usages in the United States, but little more. Given that this essay is about a communitarian approach that draws on specific communitarian values, I turn next to briefly present the approach here followed.

Droits et devoirs de l'immigre

June 14, 2006

Pour penser l'immigration sous un angle nouveau, il faut admettre qu'aucun individun'a le "drout" d'aller vivre dans le pays d'un autre, pas plus qu'on n'a le drout de s'installer dans la maison d'

Swiat po Bushu

June 14, 2006

Kandydaci w wyborach prezydenchkich 2008 rodi pracuja juz w terenie, a jednoczesnie zaczela sir debata o tym, jaki kierunek powinna obrac amerykanska polityka zagraniczna po Bushu.

The Rights and Responsibilities of Immigrants

June 01, 2006

The starting point for a new way of thinking about immigrations is the recognition that no one has a right to be in another person's country any more than one has a right to move into their home. 

Recept voor geslaagde immigratie

May 20, 2006

Op de achtergron van het debat rondom Kirsi Ali speelt een algemene discussie over de rechten en pilchten van immigranten.

Communitarianism-The Cambridge Dictionary of Socioloy

May 15, 2006

“Communitarianism.” The Cambridge Dictionary of Socioloy. ed. Bryan S. Turner (Cambridge University Press 2006) pp. 81-83.

Ewig lockt die Mitte-Gastkommentar

May 11, 2006

Man fragt mich oft in letzter Zeit: "Was ist aus der kommunitaristichken Idee gewordern?" Sie hat gewonnen, dann ist sie allmahlich verchwunden, aber sie wir wiederkommen.

Time to make a deal with Iran

May 03, 2006

Iran has had its say over the past few months, defiantly pronouncing to the rest of the world what it will or won't do regarding its nuclear program. 

Tomorrow the World?

May 01, 2006

“Tomorrow the World?” Public Administration Review 66, No. 3 (May/June 2006), pp. 466-468.
There is something irrestible about the idea of progress, of a journey that takes us--and all other fellow human beings--to an even better place.

Un marche avec les mollahs

April 29, 2006

Depuis quelque temps, l'asministration Bush reforce son soutien auz reformateurs irniens afin de provoquer un changement de regime a Teheran.

Das Prinzip del Mosiaks

April 08, 2006

In den USA gilt der Soziolonge Amitai Etzioni als einer der wichtigsten Vordenker der liberalen Politik. 

Leaving Race Behind

April 01, 2006

Some years ago the United States government asked me what my race was.

Leveraging Islam

April 01, 2006

Following the implosion or removal of totalitarian regimes of the secular and religious varieties, we have witnessed an explosive growth in numerous forms of antisocial behavior.