This volume gathers the articles presented at the Reset DOC Venice Seminars 2017, which took place at the Giorgio Cini Foundation from June 8 to June 10, 2017.
The 2017 Venice Seminars addressed the topic of “The Populist Upsurge and The Decline of Diversity Capital”.
Table of Contents
Introduction by Volker Kaul, Populism and the crisis of liberalism
Populism and the Search for a New Communitarianism
Michael J. Sandel, Populism, liberalism, and democracy
Adam Adatto Sandel, What is an open mind?
Tiziana Lippiello, The paradigms of religious and philosophical plurality: The return of “spirituality” in China today
Tugce Ercetin & Emre Erdogan, How Turkey’s repetitive elections affected the populist tone in the discourses of the Justice and Development Party Leaders
Populism, Neoliberalism and the Democracy Deficit
Albena Azmanova, The populist catharsis: On the revival of the political
Luigi Vero Tarca, The right to be right: Recognizing the reasons of those who are wrong
Murat Borovali, Ad hominem argumentation in politics
Cemil Boyraz, Neoliberal populism and governmentality in Turkey: The foundation of communication centers during the AKP era
Populism, the Quest for Social Justice and the Future of Liberalism
Akeel Bilgrami, Reflections on three populisms
Alessandro Ferrara, Can political liberalism help us rescue “the people” from populism?
Lisa Anderson, Bread, dignity and social justice: Populism in the Arab world
Amr Hamzawy, Conspiracy theories and populist narratives: On the ruling techniques of Egyptian generals