Todd Hedrick

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Todd Hedrick is an American social/political philosopher and university educator. He earned his Ph.D. at Northwestern University in 2006 and currently teaches courses on philosophy of law, critical social theory, political philosophy, and 19th- and 20th-century European philosophy at Michigan State University.[1]

Contributions to philosophy[edit]

Hedrick's work focuses on contemporary social/political philosophy, the philosophy of law, and critical social theory.[2]

Professional publications[edit]

Hedrick has written several peer-reviewed publications including "Constitutionalization and Democratization: Habermas on Postnational Governance,"[3] "Race, Difference, and Anthropology in Kant's Cosmopolitanism,"[4] and the book Rawls and Habermas: Reason, Pluralism, and the Claims of Political Philosophy.[5]

Awards and distinctions[edit]

Hedrick was awarded several grants and fellowships including a Graduate Research Grant from the Mellon Foundation and a DAAD Summer Fellowship from the Kaplan Center for the Humanities.[6]

Selected works[edit]

  • Rawls and Habermas: Reason, Pluralism, and the Claims of Political Philosophy. Stanford University Press (2010).
  • "Democratic Constitutionalism as Mediation: The Decline and Recovery of an Idea in Critical Social Theory," Constellations, forthcoming.
  • "Coping with Constitutional Indeterminacy: Rawls and Habermas," Philosophy and Social Criticism 36, no. 2 (2010): 183-208.
  • "Race, Difference, and Anthropology in Kant's Cosmopolitanism," Journal of the History of Philosophy 46, no. 2 (2008): 245-68.
  • "Constitutionalization and Democratization: Habermas on Postnational Governance," Social Theory and Practice 33, no. 3 (2007): 387-410.

References[edit]

  1. ^ MSU website
  2. ^ MSU website
  3. ^ Hedrick,Todd. "Constitutionalization and Democratization: Habermas on Postnational Governance," Social Theory and Practice 33, no. 3 (2007): 387-410.
  4. ^ Hedrick, Todd. "Race, Difference, and Anthropology in Kant's Cosmopolitanism," Journal of the History of Philosophy 46, no. 2 (2008): 245-68.
  5. ^ Hedrick, Todd. Rawls and Habermas: Reason, Pluralism, and the Claims of Political Philosophy Stanford University Press (2010)
  6. ^ MUS website