Research Group: Praxis
E-mail: tcaraus AT letras.ulisboa.pt
Tamara Caraus is a researcher within the project Cosmopolitanism: Justice, Democracy and Citizenship without Borders, founded by the Portuguese Agency for Science, Research and Technology (FCT), and carried out at the Centre of Philosophy, University of Lisbon. Previously, Tamara Caraus conducted research projects in political philosophy at Oxford University, University of Uppsala, Palacky University of Olomouc, University of Groningen, University of Rijeka, New Europe College, Vienna Institut fur die Wissenschaften vom Menschen, Polish Academy of Science, University of Bucharest and other institutions. Her current areas of research include continental political philosophy, political theory of cosmopolitanism and critical theory of work. She contributed with articles to various academic journals and edited volumes, published four books and co-edited Cosmopolitanism and the Legacy of Dissent (Routledge 2014), Cosmopolitanism without Foundations (Zeta Books 2015), Re-grounding Cosmopolitanism. Towards a Post-foundational Cosmopolitanism (Routledge 2016), Cosmopolitanism and Global Protests, a special issue of Globalizations journal (2017), and Migration, Protest Movements and the Politics of Resistance: A Radical Political Philosophy of Cosmopolitanism (Routledge 2018).
- Limba de hârtie / The Paper Language, Cartier 2017, second edition 2018.
- Capcanele Identităţii / Traps of Identity, Cartier, 2011
- Scrierea postmoderna: Perspective etice/Ethical Perspectives on Postmodern Rewriting, Paralela 45, Bucharest, 2003
- tzara mea, ARC, 2000
- Migration, Protest Movements and the Politics of Resistance: A Radical Political Philosophy of Cosmopolitanism, edited by Tamara Caraus and Elena Paris, Routledge, 2018 https://www.routledge.com/Migration-Protest-Movements-and-the-Politics-of-Resistance-A-Radical/Caraus-Paris/p/book/9781138615380
- Cosmopolitanism and Global Protests: Special Issue of Globalisations Journal (Taylor &Francis), guest editors: Tamara Caraus and Camil Parvu (2016); Volume 14, Issue 5. http://tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/14747731.2016.1217620?src=recsys&journalCode=rglo20
- Re-Grounding Cosmopolitanism: Towards Post-Foundational Cosmopolitanism, coedited with Elena Paris, Routledge, 2015. https://www.worldcat.org/title/re-grounding-cosmopolitanism-towards-a-post-foundational-cosmopolitanism/oclc/910802481&referer=brief_results
- Cosmopolitanism Without Foundations (coedited with Dan Lazea), Zeta Books, 2015. https://www.worldcat.org/title/cosmopolitanism-without-foundations/oclc/935671500&referer=brief_results
- Cosmopolitanism and the Legacies of Dissent (coedited with Camil Parvu), New York and London Routledge, 2014. https://www.worldcat.org/title/cosmopolitanism-and-the-legacies-of-dissent/oclc/942849659&referer=brief_results
Peer-reviewed Articles and Book Chapters (English language only)
- ‘Migrant Protests as Acts of Cosmopolitan Citizenship.’ In Citizenship Studies Journal, 2018, Volume 22 Issue 8; https://doi.org/10.1080/13621025.2018.1530194
- ‘Introductory Chapter: Migrant Protests as Radical Cosmopolitics’. In Migration, Protest Movements and the Politics of Resistance: A Radical Political Philosophy of Cosmopolitanism, edited by Tamara Caraus and Elena Paris, Routledge, 2018, pp.1-27.
- ‘Shadow Cosmopolitanism? Becoming In/Visible – A Strategy of Migrant Resistance’. In Migration, Protest Movements and the Politics of Resistance: A Radical Political Philosophy of Cosmopolitanism, edited by Tamara Caraus and Elena Paris, Routledge, 2018, pp. 73-95.
- Cosmopolitanism and Migrant Protests’ with Camil Alexandru Parvu, in Handbook of Cosmopolitan Studies, second edition, edited by Gerard Delanty, Routledge, 2018, pp. 419-430. https://www.taylorfrancis.com/books/e/9781351028899
- “Cosmopolitanism Beyond Mottos: Cosmopolitan Representation in Global Protests” in Cosmopolitanism and Global Protests: Special Issue of Globalisations Journal (Taylor &Francis), Tamara Caraus and Camil Parvu, (eds.), vol. 14. Nr. 5, pp. 730-746.
- Tamara Caraus and Camil Parvu.”Cosmopolitanism and Global Protests”. in Cosmopolitanism and Global Protests: Special Issue of Globalisations Journal (Taylor &Francis), Tamara Caraus and Camil Parvu, (eds.), vol. 14. Nr. 5, pp. 659-667.
- “Towards an Agonistic Cosmopolitanism: Exploring the Cosmopolitan Potential of Chantal Mouffe’s Agonism”, Critical Horizons, 17:1 (2016), 94-109.
- “Cosmopolitanism and Populism: from Incompatibility to Convergence, and Back”. Annals of the University of Bucharest, Political Science Series. 2016, Vol. 18 Issue 1, pp. 83-102.
- “Debt Resistance – Beyond or Within Capitalism?” In Philosophy and Society, Volume 27, Issue 1 (2016); pp. 37-156; DOI: 10.2298/FID1601137C
- “Patocka’s Agonistic Politics” in Thinking after Europe: Jan Patočka and Politics (eds.) Francesco Tava and Darian Meacham, Rowman & Littlefield International, 2016.
- “Re-grounding Cosmopolitanism – Towards a Post-Foundational Cosmopolitanism” in Re-Grounding Cosmopolitanism: Towards Post-Foundational Cosmopolitanism, Tamara Caraus, Elena Paris eds., Routledge, 2015, pp. 1-26
- “Cosmopolitan Ontology or the Cosmo-Political” in Re-Grounding Cosmopolitanism: Towards Post-Foundational Cosmopolitanism, Tamara Caraus, Elena Paris eds., Routledge, 2015, pp.103-123
- “Inheriting Derrida Democratically?” Journal of the British Society for Phenomenology, Vol. 46, Iss. 3, 2015
- “Aung San Suu Kyi and Cosmopolitanism as the Revolution of Spirit” in Cosmopolitanism and the Legacies of Dissent, Tamara Caraus and Camil Parvu (eds.), New York and London: Routledge, 2014, pp. 87-115.
- “Introductory Chapter: Cosmopolitanism of Dissent” in Cosmopolitanism and the Legacies of Dissent, Tamara Caraus and Camil Parvu (eds.), New York and London: Routledge, 2014, pp. 1-27
- „Dissent as ‘Foundation’ of Cosmopolitanism” in Cosmopolitanism Without Foundations? Tamara Caraus, Dan Lazea (eds.), Zeta Books, 2015, pp.115-142
- Tamara Caraus and Dan Lazea. “Cosmopolitanism Without Foundations or Cosmopolitanism with Plurality of Grounds?” in Cosmopolitanism Without Foundations? Tamara Caraus and Dan Lazea (eds.) Zeta Books, 2014, pp. 7-23
- “Cosmopolitanism and the Legacies of Eastern European Dissidence”, in Rebecka Lettevall and Kristian Petrov (eds.), Critique of Cosmopolitan Reason: Timing and Spacing the Concept of World Citizenship, Oxford: Peter Lang., 2013.
- “‘Is Global Justice (Already) an Essentially Contested Concept?”, in Dan Lazea (ed.), Justice, Deliberation, Contestation. Rethinking the Public Sphere within the State and Beyond, West University Press, Timisoara, 2013
- “Identity’s Labours Lost” in ARCHIPELAGO; Moldova PEN Centre & Kultur Kontakt, Austria, Cartier, 2010, pp.186-192
- “Jacque Derrida and the ‘Europe of Hope’ 2014. https://www.opendemocracy.net/can-europe-make-it/tamara-caraus/jacques-derrida-and-%E2%80%98europe-of-hope%E2%80%99
- “National Identity: Invention or Necessity? Case-study: the Republic of Moldova”, New Europe College Regional Program’s Yearbook 2001-2002, Bucharest 2003, pp. 15-75.
- “The Change of the Bessarabian Cultural Canon”. Cahier Romaines d’etudes littéraire/Romanian Journal of Literary and Cultural Studies, N 1-2. 1998.