Michael Roseneck, M.A. M.A.

Research associate

 

Contact

Johannes Gutenberg-University Mainz

Department for Political Science

Jakob-Welder-Weg 12

55128 Mainz, Germany

 

Email: roseneck@politik.uni-mainz.de

Phone: +49 6131 3929396

Room: Georg Forster-Building 04-322

 

 

 

Upcomming consultation hours (GFG 04-322):

Thursday, 9:00 o'clock - 10:00 o'cklock

Please register for consultation accurately timed and by naming your concern via e-mail to roseneck@politik.uni-mainz.de.

 

 

Curriculum vitae

2017-2018

  • Junior spokesperson of the Gutenberg Academy (Johannes Gutenberg-University Mainz)

Since 2014:

  • Research associate and at the chair for Political Theory (Johannes Gutenberg-University Mainz)

2014-2017:

  • Studies in Philosophy of Religion at Johann Wolfgang-Goethe University Frankfurt am Main (Master of Arts)

2012-2014:

  • Studies in Empirical Democracy Studies at Johannes Gutenberg-University Mainz (Master of Arts)

 

Dissertation project

“Religious demands in the democratic discourse of pluralistic societies“

Advisors:

  • Prof. Dr. Ruth Zimmerling (Political Theory, Mainz)
  • Prof. Dr. Thomas M. Schmidt (Philosophy of Religion, Frankfurt/Main)

 

Research areas

  • Political theory and history of ideas
  • Theory of linguistic action
  • Religion and society
  • Normative aspects of political econonmy

 

Publications

Books:

  • Zur Diskussion um die Relativierung des völkerrechtlichen Souveränitätsprinzips. Eine Studie im Anschluss an die deliberative Theorie. Marburg: Tectum, 2015.

Contributions to anthologies:

  • Jürgen Habermas zur Religion, in: Tworuschka, Udo/Klöcker, Michael (Ed.): Handbuch der Religionen. Hohenwarsleben: Westarp, 2019, (forthcoming).
  • Nation, Demokratie und Gerechtigkeit. Grenzen der Demokratisierung durch Nationalisierung, in: Masala, Carlo (Ed.): Zur Lage der Nation. Konzeptionelle Debatten, gesellschaftliche Realitäten, internationale Perspektiven. Baden-Baden: Nomos, 2018, p. 109-130.

Articles in journals (peer-reviewed):

  • Diskurstheoretische Kritik der Dekonstruktion von Menschenrechten, in: Deutsche Nachtwuchsgesellschaft für Politik- und Sozialwissenschaften Working Paper 2, 2016, p. 1-17.
  • Rainer Forst: Normativität und Macht. Zur Analyse sozialer Rechtfertigungsordnungen, in: Zeitschrift für philosophische Literatur 4(2), 2016, p. 23-45.

 

Honours and fundings (selected)

2017-2019

2018

  • WZB Berlin Social Science Center (Fincancial funding for participation in the summer academy "Good Work in Academia: Perspectives from Academics, Politics and Society")

2017

  • Stiftung Mercator (Financial funding for participation in the Wittenberg Summer School "Recht und Erinnerung. Zur Rolle des Rechts im Umgang mit der nationalsozialistischen Vergangenheit")
  • Akademie für politische Bildung Tutzing (Financial funding for active participation at the conference "Zur Lage der Nation. Konzeptionelle Debatten, gesellschaftliche Realitäten, internationale Perspektiven")

 

Presentations (selected)

  • Politikphilosophische Motive zur Relevanz von Wahrheit für Demokratie (Political philosophical motives about the relevance of truth claims for democracy), at 1/4/2019 in the context of the referees conference of the Zentrum für gesellschaftliche Verantwortung of the Protestant Church in Hesse and Nassau in Frankfurt(Main)
  • Diskursethische Perspektive auf Kultur als Kritik und Ermöglichung von Menschenrechten (A discourse ethical perspective on culture as a a critique and an enabling of human rights), at 14/12/2018 in the context of the conference „Menschenrechte und Kultur“ by the standing group Human Rights of the German Political Science Association (GPSA), Humboldt-Viadrina Center on Governance through Human Rights, in cooperation with the Schader-Foundation in Darmstadt
  • Vernunft und Verantwortung. Zur Möglichkeit wissenschaftlicher Religionskritik im Anschluss an Rahel Jaeggi und Rainer Forst (Reason and responsibility. Possibilities of scientific critique of religions subsequent to Rahel Jaeggi and Rainer Forst), at 21/9/2018 in the context of the conference „Wissenschaftlichkeit und Normativität in der Religionswissenschaft – Religionswissenschaft als Akteurin im öffentlichen Religionsdiskurs“ by Deutsche Gesellschaft für Religionswissenschaft in cooperation with the Department for Jewish Studies and Religious Studies at the University Potsdam
  • Integrationsoption für religiöse Geltungsansprüche in den demokratischen Diskurs (Options for integration of religious demands in democratic discourse), at 13/9/2018 in the context of the Annual Conference of the Giessen Graduate Centre for Social Sciences, Business, Ecomonics and Law "Discourse, Power, Subjectivation" in cooperation with Discourse Net at Justus-Liebig-University Giessen
  • Between tradition and norms. A discourse-theoretical option to integrate religiously reasoned demands into democratic discourse subsequent to Jürgen Habermas, at 30/8/2018 in the context of the 22nd Conference of the European Society for Philosophy of Religion "Philosophy of Religion in a Pluralistic World" in cooperation with the Philsophical Faculty of the Charles-University in Prague
  • A Discourse Theoretical Approach to Integrate Religiously Reasoned Demands into Democratic in Contrast to Liberal Political Philosophy, at 29/6/2018 at the London Conference in Critical Thought in cooperation with the Department for Politics and International Relations at the University of Westminster London
  • Verwirklichung der Religionsfreiheit als positives Freiheitsrecht unter pluralistischen Rahmenbedingungen aus Perspektive der politischen Philosophie (Realisation of religous freedom as positive freedom in pluralistic contexts out of the perspective of political philosophy), at 8/12/2017 in the context of the conference „Menschenrecht Religionsfreiheit – eine aktive und passive Herausforderung“ by the standing group Human Rights of the German Political Science Association (GPSA), Humboldt-Viadrina Center on Governance through Human Rights, in cooperation with the Schader-Foundation in Darmstadt
  • Erkenntnistheoretische Einwände gegen kritisch-rationale und zeitgenössische liberale Ansätze zur Begründung der Exklusion religiöser Geltungsansprüche aus dem demokratischen Diskurs (Epistemological objections against critical-rationalist and contemporary liberal approachs to justify the exclusion of religious retribution demands from democratic discourse), at 15/7/2017 in the context of the Research Colloquium for Philosophy of Religion at the Department for Catholic Theology at Johann Wolfgang Goethe-University Frankfurt
  • Nation und Demokratie: Zur demokratischen Legitimität supranationaler Integration (Nation and democracy: Considering the democratic legitimacy of supranational integration), at 7/7/2017 in the context of the 35th conference "Zur Lage der Nation. Konzeptionelle Debatten, gesellschaftliche Realitäten, internationale Perspektiven" of the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Politikwissenschaft and the Akademie für Politische Bildung Tutzing
  • Religiöse und metaphysische Geltungsansprüche im politischen Diskurs pluralistischer Gesellschaften (Religious and metaphysical retribution demands in the political discourse of pluralistic societies), following an invitation by Prof. Dr. Tine Stein at 7/6/2017 in the context of the Research Colloquium for Political Theory and History of Ideas at the Department for Social Sciences/Political Science at Christian-Albrechts-University Kiel
  • Deliberation und Wahrheit. Einwände gegen epistemische Abstinenz (Deliberation and truth. Objections to epistemic abstinence), at 23/2/2017 in the context of the political theoretical cooperation colloquium of the Technical University Darmstadt, Justus Liebig-University Gießen and Johannes Gutenberg-University Mainz in Mainz

 

Teaching

ST 2019

  • Wissenschaftliches Arbeiten (Scientific working techniques, tutorial for bachelor students)

WT 2014/2015 - ST 2019

  • Politische Theorie (Political Theory, seminar for bachelor students)

WT 2015/2016

  • Moralische Grenzen des Marktes (Moral Limits of the Market, seminar for advanced bachelor students and master students, assistance)