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Laurier Studies in Political Philosophy Series

Global migration, MTV, transnational capital, and colonialism have given birth to a new and smaller world. To a greater degree than at any other time in remembered history, different cultures are brought together to live side by side. This close proximity has brought new mixtures and exciting possibilities—and also new struggles and conflicts. From many quarters comes an urgent call to build a sense of political belonging and unity in a diversity of voices. The call to unity is not, however, for uniformity or hegemony in one particular way of life. The unity to whichwerefer requires a rethinking and reconceptualization of existing philosophical paradigms that guide our relationships with others. In the spirit of intercultural dialogue, our Laurier Studies in Political Philosophy series is dedicated to exploring key challenges to our changing world and its needs. We are particularly interested in submissions that challenge dominant existing frameworks and approaches. We invite submissions in areas including Multicultural Theory, Aboriginal Studies and Philosophy, Post-colonialism, Globalization, Critical Race Theory, Feminism, and Human Rights Philosophy.


Editorial Committee:

James Tully, Political Science, University of Victoria
Rhoda E. Howard-Hassmann, Canada Research Chair in International Human Rights, Wilfrid Laurier University
Frank Cunningham, Philosophy, University of Toronto
Lynda Lange, Philosophy, University of Toronto
Audra Simpson, Anthropology, Columbia University
Sonia Sikka, Philosophy, Ottawa
Bidyut Chakrabarty,Political Science, University of Delhi
Allison Weir, Philosophy,Wilfrid Laurier University
Chandrakala Padia, Political Science, and Director of Women's Studies, Banaras Hindu University
Dale Turner, Native American Studies, Dartmouth
Michael Murphy, Political Science, University of Northern British Columbia
Kimberly Rygiel, Political Science, Wilfrid Laurier University
Ashwani K. Peetush, Series Editor, Philosophy, Wilfrid Laurier University


For more information, please contact the Series Editors:

Ashwani K. Peetush
Associate Professor of Philosophy
Wilfrid Laurier University
75 University Avenue West
Waterloo, ON N2L 3C5
Phone: (519) 884-0710 ext. 3874
Fax: (519) 883-0991
Email: apeetush@wlu.ca

Lisa Quinn
Acquisitions Editor
Wilfrid Laurier University Press
75 University Avenue West
Waterloo,ON N2L 3C5
Phone: (519) 884-0710 ext. 2034
Fax: (519) 725-1399
Email: quinn@press.wlu.ca

Books in the Laurier Studies in Political Philosophy Series

  • The End(s) of Community: History, Sovereignty, and the Question of Law, Joshua Ben David Nichols
  • The Question of Peace in Modern Political Thought, Toivo Koivukoski and David Edward Tabachnick, editors