IWMpost 107: How's Democracy Doing?




  • Good Jobs” in a “Good Economy”—by János M. Kovács

Debating Europe

  • A Plan B for Europe
  • “Facebook Revolutions don’t produce social glue”— by Charles Taylor and Sławomir Sierakowski

Conference on Religion and Secularism

  • Secularism, Still Alive—by Tariq Modood
  • The Mosque and the State—by Nader Hashemi

Conference on the Balkans

  • The Birth of Nations—by Timothy Snyder
  • Unwanted Citizens—by Constantin Iordachi

Conference on Jan Patočka

  • Der Schleier der Vernunft–von Ludger Hagedorn
  • Nietzsche’s Challenge—by James Dodd

Lectures and Discussions

Essays on Postsocialism

  • Sex After Socialism—by Ivan Bernik
  • Serbia’s Guilty Pleasures—by Vukša Veličković

From the Fellows

  • Vom Simulakrum zum Fetisch–von Christine Blättler

Fellows and Guests, Varia


Guest contributions

  • Changing Media, Changing Democracy—by Marc F. Plattner
  • Der gläserne Bürger–von Michael Naumann