Summer School

Summer SchoolFor many years the IWM has organized regular Summer Schools on philosophical and political topics. Once a year, scholars and students are invited for one week to discuss issues related to the Institute’s research fields. The Summer School 2019 takes place in Burg Feistritz, Austria.


August 2019


Democracy and Demography

To exist in a democracy means to be counted, and ideally to feel as if what one does truly counts. At this summer school, we will discuss how the demography of a polity is presumed to impact its form of government. Thus, the summer school will address a few central questions: Are there distinctive concerns …
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