Arash Abizadeh

Chercheur associé dans l’axe de recherche : Nation, nationalisme et diversité (Axe I).
Professeur, science politique, Université McGill.


Philosophie politique – Théorie démocratique – Nationalisme – Identité – Cosmopolitisme – Habermas – Histoire de la pensée politique : 17e siècle (Thomas Hobbes); 18e siècle (Jean-Jacques Rousseau).
Professeur, science politique, Université McGill.

Formation académique

1992 : BA(Hon) in Political Science & Economics, University of Winnipeg

1994 : MPhil in Politics, Oxford University

2001 : PhD in Political Science, Harvard University

Publications pertinentes

Chapitres de livre

Abizadeh, Arash, “Closed Borders, Human Rights, and Democratic Legitimation.” dans « Driven From Home: Human Rights and the New Realities of Forced Migration. » Ed. David Hollenbach. Washington, DC: Georgetown University Press, 2010.

Abizadeh, Arash, “Citizenship, Immigration, and Boundaries.” dans « Ethics and World Politics. » Ed. D. S. A. Bell. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2010.

Abizadeh, Arash, “Thomas Hobbes et le droit naturel.” dans « Droit naturel, relancer l’histoire? » Ed. Xavier Dijon. Brussels : Bruylant, 2008.


2008. « Is There a Genuine Tension between Cosmopolitan Egalitarianism and Special Responsibilities? » Philosophical Studies 138.3: 348-365 (Avec Pablo Gilabert.): art212]

2008. « Democratic Theory and Border Coercion: No Right to Unilaterally Control Your Own Borders. » Political Theory 36.1: 37-65.: art213]

2007. « Cooperation, Pervasive Impact, and Coercion: On the Scope (not Site) of Distributive Justice. » Philosophy & Public Affairs 35.4: 318-358.: art214]

2007. « On the Philosophy/Rhetoric Binaries, or, Is Habermasian Discourse Motivationally Impotent? » Philosophy & Social Criticism 33.4: 445-472.: art215]

2006. « Liberal Egalitarian Arguments for Closed Borders: Some Preliminary Critical Reflections. » Ethics & Economics 4.1.: art216]

2005. « Was Fichte an Ethnic Nationalist? On Cultural Nationalism and its Double. » History of Political Thought 26.2: 334-359.: art217]

2005. « Does Collective Identity Presuppose an Other? On the Alleged Incoherence of Global Solidarity. » American Political Science Review 99.1: 45-60.: art218]

2004. « Historical Truth, National Myths, and Liberal Democracy: On the Coherence of Liberal Nationalism. » The Journal of Political Philosophy 12.3: 291-313.: art219]

2004. « Liberal Nationalist versus Postnational Social Integration: On the Nation’s Ethno-Cultural Particularity and ‘Concreteness’. » Nations and Nationalism 10.3: 231-250.: art220]

2002. « Does Liberal Democracy Presuppose a Cultural Nation? Four Arguments. » American Political Science Review 96.3: 495-509.]

2001. « Ethnicity, Race, and a Possible Humanity. » World Order 33.1: 23-34.]

2001. “Banishing the Particular: Rousseau on Rhetoric, Patrie, and the Passions.” Political Theory 29.4 : 556–582.]

2001.“Informational Constraint and Focal Point Convergence: Theoretical Implications of Plurality-Rule Elections for the New Institutionalism.” Rationality and Society 13.1 : 99–136.]

1995. “‘Because Baha’u’llah Said So’: Dealing With a Non-starter in Moral Reasoning.” Baha’i Studies Review 5.1: 83–85.]

Autres publications

ABIZADEH, Arash, « The Radical Hobbes. » Recension de Jeffrey R. Collins, « The Allegiance of Thomas Hobbes » (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2005) and James Martel, Subverting the Leviathan: Reading Thomas Hobbes as a Radical Democrat (New York: Columbia University Press, 2007). Dans Political Theory 37.5: 706-712.: art525]

ABIZADEH, Arash, Réponse à Joseph Carens’s “In Defense of Amnesty for Irregular Migrants.” Boston Review 34.3 (2009).: art524]

ABIZADEH, Arash, Rencension de David D. Laitin, Nations, States, and Violence (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2007). Dans Nations and Nationalism 14.3 (2008): 616-617.

ABIZADEH, Arash, “Politics beyond War: Ulrich Gollmer’s Contribution to Baha’i Political Thought.” World Order 35.3 (2004): 19-23.

ABIZADEH, Arash, Rencension de Keven Brown and Eberhard von Kitzing, Evolution and Baha’i Belief: Abdu’l-Baha’s Response to Nineteenth-Century Darwinism (Los Angeles: Kalimat Press, 2001). Dans International Journal of Middle East Studies 36.1 (2004): 148-149.

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