This Call for Papers is motivated by the recent anniversary of the Colloque Walter Lippmann, an international interdisciplinary conference held 1938 in Paris that has often been portrayed as the birthplace of neoliberalism. Submissions should be inspired by the Colloque’s general question(s), addressing today’s political and economic fragility in the national and international context, searching for an understanding of liberalism(s) viable in and for the 21st century.
This volume provides a comprehensive account of Wilhelm Röpke as a liberal political economist and social philosopher. Wilhelm Röpke (1899-1966) was a key protagonist of transatlantic neoliberalism, a prominent public intellectual and a gifted international networker. As an original thinker, he always positioned himself at the interface between political economy and social philosophy, as well… Read more »
Jordan Peterson says that postmodernists say no interpretation is better than another. Hmm. I would no sooner identify Peterson’s adversaries as those who have been misled by „postmodernism“ than I would identify them as misled by „sustainability,“ „diversity,“ „multiculturalism,“ or „intersectionality.“ Such fare is mainly symptomatic. „Postmodern“ invocations are often like „sustainability“ invocations: inessential. This… Read more »