Raino Sverre Malnes

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Phone +47 22855176
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Visiting address Faculty of the the Social Sciences Eilert Sundt's House
Postal address Postboks 1097 Blindern 0317 OSLO

Academic Interests

Political ethics

Political philosophy

Social philosophy

Philosophy of science

Politics in France

Courses taught

  • STV1000 Innføring i statsvitenskap (Introduction to political science)
  • STV1100 Politisk teori (Political theory)
  • STV2110 Politisk filosofi (Political philosophy)
  • STV4020 Metode (Methods)
  • STV4020F Grunnlagsproblemer i deskriptiv og normativ statsvitenskap (Basic issues in the descriptive and the normative study of politics)
  • PPE1000 Filsoofi, politikk og økonomi (Philosophy, politics and economy)

Background

Cand. polit. 1982

 

Positions held

  • Member of the board, Centre of Advanced Studies, The Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters
  • Member of the board, The Fridtjof Nansen Institute
  • Member of the Governmental Council on Biotechnology.
  • Member of The Norwegian Academy of Science.

Partners

Adjunct professor, Norwegian University Defence College (2010 - 2018)

Research coordinator, Centre for the Study of Mind in Nature (CSMN), University of Oslo (2007 - 2017)

Tags: Political theory, Political philosophy, Social philosophy, Ethics, Philosophy of science, France.

Publications

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS:

The Hobbesian Theory of International Conflict, Oslo: Scandinavian University Press, 1993

National Interests, Morality, and International Law, Oslo: Scandinavian University Press, 1994

Valuing the Environment, Manchester: Manchester University Press, 1995

Filosofi for statsvitere (Philosophy for political scientists), Oslo: Tano Aschehoug, 1997

'Leader' and 'entrepreneur' in international relations: a conceptual analysis, European Journal of International Relations, 1,1, 1995

Democracy in the United Nations: for and against, i: Sam Daws and Paul Taylor (red.), The United Nations. Volume I: Systems and Structures, Aldershot: Ashgate, 2000

Explaining and making sense of action, i: Jon Elster et al. (ed.), Understanding Choice, Explaining Behaviour, Oslo: Academic Press, 2006

Materiell og mental virkelighet (Material and mental reality), Oslo: Abstrakt forlag, 2002

Introduksjon til samfunnsfag (Introduction to social science), Oslo: Gyldendal Akademisk, 2005 (co-authors F. Engelstad, C.E. Grenness, R. Kalleberg)

Imperfect science, Global Environmental Politics, 6, 3, 2006. Reprinted in A. Kellow and S. Boehmer-Christiansen (eds), The International Politics of Climate Change, Edward Elgar Publishing, 2010.

Anarki, makt og normer (Anarchy, power, and norms), Oslo: Abstrakt forlag, 2007 (editor and contributor; co-editor Jon Hovi) 

Climate science and the way we ought to think about danger, Environmental Politics, 17, 4, 2008

Meningen med samfunnsvitenskap (The point of social science), Oslo: Gyldendal Akademisk, 2008

Politisk tenkning (Political thought), Oslo: Universitetsforlaget, 2009 (co-author Knut Midgaard; 3. edition)

Prekær politikk (Precarious politics), Oslo: Gyldendal Akademisk, 2009 (editor and contributor)

Kunsten å begrunne (The art of justification), Oslo: Gyldendal Akademisk, 2012

Demokrati. Historien og ideene (Democracy. History and ideas). Oslo: Dreyer (co-editor and contributor)

Discrimination: classification and moral asessment, Moral Philosophy and Politics, 2, 2, 2015

Political theory: the Nordic scene, Scandinavian Political Studies, 38, 4, 2015

Velkommen til statsvitenskap (Welcome to political science), Oslo: Gyldendal akademisk, 2016 (editor and contributor)

Politisk filosofi (Political philosophy), Oslo: Universitetsforlaget, 2017

The triad of uncertainty. The interaction between scientists and politicians. In: Glenn Egil Torgersen (ed.), Interaction Under Risk, Cappelen Damm Akademisk, 2018.

Explanation: guidance for social scientists. In: Jaan Valsinor (ed.), Social Philosophy of Sceince for the Social Sciences, Springer, 2019.

Published Sep. 21, 2010 1:17 PM - Last modified Sep. 17, 2020 12:33 PM