Cristina Lafont

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Research Interests

Normative questions in political philosophy concerning democracy and citizen participation, global governance, human rights, religion and politics.

Education/Academic qualification

Philosophy, PhD, University of Frankfurt

… → 1992

Philosopy, MA, University of Valencia, Spain

… → 1987

Philosopy, BA, University of Valencia, Spain

… → 1986

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deliberative democracy Social Sciences
human rights Social Sciences
global governance Social Sciences
citizen Social Sciences
deliberation Social Sciences
democracy Social Sciences
Religion Social Sciences
critical theory Social Sciences

Research Output 1993 2018

Heidegger and The Frankfurt School

Lafont, C., 2018, The Routledge Companion to the Frankfurt School. Gordon, P. E., Hammer, E. & Honneth, A. (eds.). Routledge, p. 282-294 13 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

The place of self-interest and the role of power in deliberative democracy (2010)

Bohman, J., Chambers, S., Estlund, D., Føllesdal, A., Fung, A., Lafont, C., Manin, B. & Martí, J. L., Jun 15 2018, Jane Mansbridge: Participation, Deliberation, Legitimate Coercion. Taylor and Francis, p. 148-174 27 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

deliberative democracy
10 Citations (Scopus)

Can democracy be deliberative & participatory? The democratic case for political uses of mini-publics

Lafont, C., Jul 1 2017, In : Daedalus. 146, 3, p. 85-105 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

deliberative democracy
political decision making
political system

Citizens in robes: The place of religion in constitutional democracies

Lafont, C., May 1 2017, In : Philosophy and Social Criticism. 43, 4-5, p. 453-464 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

critical theory
Frankfurt School
environment crisis