Publications 2015 - Page 2

Published June 25, 2015 2:44 PM

In this article of Norsk Statsvitenskapelig Tidsskrift, Johan P. Olsen provides some critical reflections on the 200 years’ celebration of the Norwegian constitution, arguing that the anniversary has not been used to discuss which political order is desirable and possible today.

Published June 23, 2015 2:37 PM

In this article of West European Politics, John R. Moodie examines the European Commission's use of experts and its response to external criticism and demands of reform.

Published June 22, 2015 10:32 AM

Asimina Michailidou contributes to a special issue of the International Political Science Review on euroscepticism. She examines EU constestation in mainstream online news media over time and across several member states.

Published June 19, 2015 9:58 AM

A new book entitled The European Union's non-members: Independence under hegemony? asks whether states closely affiliated with the EU, but which have chosen not to be full members, experience effects on their legal and political self-governing capabilities.

Published June 12, 2015 11:03 AM

In a chapter of the new book Forming, Recruiting and Managing the Academic Profession, Tatiana Fumasoli and Gaële Goastellec investigate academic recruitment and its dynamics in Swiss higher education

Published May 20, 2015 8:17 PM

In this Critical Review of International Social and Political Philosophy article, Cathrine Holst and Anders Molander discuss Jürgen Habermas's ideas on public reason and religion, asking: do religious citizens suffer an asymmetrical cognitive burden, and should they be compensated?

Published May 20, 2015 7:55 PM

In a newly published article of European Journal of Political Research, Jarle Trondal, Zuzana Murdoch and Benny Geys assess the autonomy of national officials in the European Commission.

Published Apr. 8, 2015 12:04 PM

In this special issue of the Open Access journal Politics and Governance, guest editors Åse Gornitzka and Cathrine Holst assemble 14 articles dealing with the role and use of expert knowledge in EU decision-making.

Published Apr. 8, 2015 11:36 AM

In this report, John Todd analyses how the British discourse on Europe has evolved over the past forty years, culminating with Cameron's commitment to hold a referendum on EU membership should his part win the upcoming general election in May.

Published Apr. 8, 2015 11:25 AM

Cathrine Holst er medredaktør av et festskrift til Rune Slagstad, Rett og Politikk. Boken inviterer til prinsipiell debatt om styreform, konstitusjon og grunnleggende trekk ved stat og samfunn. Holst bidrar også med et kapittel om «kunnskapsbasert politikk» og eksperters rolle.

Published Mar. 20, 2015 2:56 PM

Christopher Lord has written the article 'Utopia or dystopia? Towards a normative analysis of differentiated integration' for a special issue of the Journal of European Public Policy, of which he is also co-editor.

Published Feb. 25, 2015 3:35 PM

Espen D. H. Olsen and Hans-Jörg Trenz have published an article in Critical Review of International Social and Political Philosophy, discussing how deliberative experiments can claim to generate democratic legitimacy.

Published Feb. 24, 2015 10:28 AM

In a new book chapter, Tatiana Fumasoli aims to understand how universities adapt to pressures for change and develop their strategic management of human resources. How do policy reforms, university strategies, and academic traditions play the role of drivers of change?

Published Feb. 13, 2015 10:04 AM

Morten Egeberg, Jarle Trondal and Nina M. Vestlund shed light on so far undocumented relationships between EU agencies and the European Commission in this Journal of European Public Policy article.