Kristian Klockars


    Research areas

  • 611 Philosophy - Political Philosophy, Critical Social Theory, Phenomenology, Deconstruction, Hermeneutics, Political Theory

Description of research and teaching

The main areas of my research are political philosophy, especially the philosophy of democracy and critical social theory (comprising both Frankfurt-school style post-structuralist and others).

I teach and supervise philosophy of democracy, critical social theory, cosmopolitan political philosophy, general and continental political philosophy, various continental fields of philosophy such as phenomenology, existentialism, hermeneutics, deconstruction and Foucault.


Curriculum Vitae

Latest publications

  1. Green growth or degrowth? Assessing the normative justifications for environmental sustainability and economic growth through critical social theory

    Sandberg, M., Klockars, K. E. & Wilén, K., 1 Jan 2019, In : Journal of Cleaner Production. 206, p. 133-141 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

  2. Mónica López Lerma and Julen Etxabe (eds): Rancière and Law, Routledge, London 2018

    Klockars, K. E., 27 Jun 2018, In : No Foundations : An Interdisciplinary Journal of Law and Justice. 15, p. 147-156 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article reviewScientificpeer-review

  3. Chiasmatic Encounters: Art, Ethics, Politics

    Korhonen, K. J., Haapala, A. K., Heinämaa, S. M. J., Klockars, K. E. & Räsänen, P. P., Jan 2018, Lanham, Md.: Lexington Books. 264 p. (Textures)

    Research output: Book/ReportAnthology or special issueScientificpeer-review

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Latest activities

  1. Kompetensutveckling för ämneslärare i humaniora realämnen

    Kristian Klockars (Participant)
    23 Oct 2018

    Activity: Other activity typesTypes for other activities - External teaching and subject coordination

  2. Asiantuntijataidot -kurssin Alumnikeskustelut -konferenssi, Faculty of Social Sciences

    Kristian Klockars (Participant)
    17 Oct 2018

    Activity: Other activity typesTypes for other activities - External teaching and subject coordination

  3. Member of doctoral thesis committee: Johanna Ahola-Launonen

    Kristian Klockars (Member of thesis committee / follow-up group)
    1 Oct 2018

    Activity: Examination typesMember of doctoral thesis committee / follow-up group

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Latest prizes

  1. Spurring prize/Kannustuspalkinto

    Kristian Klockars (Recipient), 2010

    Prize: Prizes and awards

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