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“Social Accommodation”
Abstract: David Lewis argued that scorekeeping in a language game is importantly different from scorekeeping in games like baseball because language follows a rule of accommodation.

“Pitting People Against Each Other”
Abstract: Many important institutions in liberal democracies today tend to be competitive, including labor markets, elections, and college admissions processes….

“Welcoming Refugees? Rootlessness, In-Betweenness, and Belonging”

Abstract: How do we responsibly welcome refugees into our political communities as active participants?

“In Defense of Uncivil Disobedience”

Abstract: In this paper I want to unseat civil disobedience from its pedestal and make conceptual and normative space for uncivil disobedience.