Selected publications

Article

Finlayson, James Gordon (2018) No proviso: Habermas on Rawls, religion and public reason. European Journal of Political Theory. pp. 1-22. ISSN 1474-8851

Finlayson, James Gordon (2016) Where the right gets in: on Rawls’s criticism of Habermas's conception of legitimacy. Kantian Review, 21 (2). pp. 161-183. ISSN 1369-4154

Finlayson, James Gordon (2014) Hegel, Adorno and the origins of immanent criticism. British Journal for the History of Philosophy, 22 (6). pp. 1142-1166. ISSN 0960-8788

Finlayson, James Gordon (2012) The artwork and the promesse du bonheur in Adorno. European Journal Of Philosophy, 23 (3). pp. 392-419. ISSN 0966-8373

Finlayson, James Gordon (2012) On not being silent in the darkness: Adorno's singular apophaticism. Harvard Theological Review, 105 (1). pp. 1-32. ISSN 0017-8160

Finlayson, James Gordon (2010) "Bare life" and politics and in Agamben's reading of Aristotle. Review of Politics, 72 (1). pp. 97-126. ISSN 0034-6705

Finlayson, James Gordon (2009) The work of art and the promise of happiness in Adorno. World Picture (3). ISSN 1938-1700

Finlayson, James Gordon (2005) Habermas's moral cognitivism and the Frege-Geach challenge. European Journal of Philosophy, 13 (3). pp. 319-344. ISSN 0966-8373

Book

Finlayson, James Gordon (2019) The Habermas-Rawls debate. Columbia University Press, New York and Chichester. ISBN 9780231164108

Finlayson, James Gordon (2005) Habermas: a very short introduction. Oxford Very Short Introductions . Oxford University Press, Oxford. ISBN 9780192840950

Book Section

Finlayson, James Gordon (2017) Hegel and the Frankfurt school. In: Moyar, Dean (ed.) The Oxford handbook of Hegel. Oxford Handbooks . Oxford University Press. ISBN 9780199355228

Finlayson, James Gordon (2013) Women and the standpoint of concrete others: from the criticism of discourse ethics to feminist social criticism. In: Browne, Jude (ed.) Dialogue, politics and gender. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge. ISBN 9781107038899

Finlayson, James Gordon (2013) To the things themselves again: philosophical observations on what things are and why they matter. In: Graves-Brown, Paul, Piccini, Angela and Harrison, Rodney (eds.) The Oxford handbook of the archaeology of the contemporary world. Oxford handbooks in archaeology . Oxford University Press, Oxford. ISBN 9780199602001

Finlayson, James Gordon (2012) The End of the University: Politics and Higher Education in Britain since 1979. In: Kemp, Peter and Sorenson, Asger (eds.) Politics in Education. Philosophy of Education, 2 . Lit-Verlag, Berlin. ISBN 9783643902535

Finlayson, James Gordon and Freyenhagen, Fabian (2010) Introduction: The Habermas-Rawls Dispute: Analysis and Re-evaluation. In: Habermas and Rawls: Disputing the Political. Routledge, pp. 1-21. ISBN 978-0-415-87686-5

Finlayson, James Gordon (2007) Political, Moral and Critical Theory: On the Practical Philosophy of the Frankfurt School. In: Rosen, Micheal and Leiter, Brian (eds.) The Oxford Handbook of Continental Philosophy. Oxford Handbooks in Philosophy . Oxford University Press, Oxford, pp. 626-670. ISBN 978-0-19-923409-7

Finlayson, Gordon (2007) Political, moral and critical Theory. On the practical philosophy of the Frankfurt school. In: Rosen, M and Leiter, B (eds.) The Oxford Handbook of Continental Philosophy. Oxford University Press, Oxford and New York, pp. 626-670. ISBN 9780199234097

Finlayson, James Gordon (2007) Morality, politics and critical theory: on the practical philosophy of the Frankfurt School. In: Rosen, Michael and Leiter, Brian (eds.) The Oxford Handbook of Continental Philosophy. Philosophy, Moral Philosophy, Social and Political Philosophy . Oxford University Press.

Edited Book

Finlayson, James Gordon and Freyenhagen, Fabian, eds. (2011) Habermas and Rawls: disputing the political. Routlege Studies in contemporary Philosophy . Routledge, London and New York. ISBN 9780415876865