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    Towards a Study of Human Rights Practitioners.Robin Redhead & Nick Turnbull - 2011 - Human Rights Review 12 (2):173-189.
    The expansion of human rights provisions has produced an increasing number of human rights practitioners and delineated human rights as a field of its own. Questions of who is practicing human rights and how they practice it have become important. This paper considers the question of human rights practice and the agency of practitioners, arguing that practice should not be conceived as the application of philosophy, but instead approached from a sociological point of view. Whatever the structuring effect of political (...)
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    Problematology and Contingency in the Social Sciences.Nick Turnbull - 2007 - Revue Internationale de Philosophie 4:451-472.
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    Rhetorical Agency as a Property of Questioning.Nick Turnbull - 2004 - Philosophy and Rhetoric 37 (3):207-222.
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    Dewey's Philosophy of Questioning: Science, Practical Reason and Democracy.Nick Turnbull - 2008 - History of the Human Sciences 21 (1):49-75.
    John Dewey's ideas on politics derive from his epistemology of inquiry as practical problem-solving. Dewey's philosophy is important for democratic theory because it emphasizes deliberation through questioning. However, Dewey's philosophy shares with positivism the same conception of answering as exclusively the dissolution of questions. While Dewey's ideas are distinct from positivism in important respects, he rejects a constitutive role for questioning by constructing knowledge as problem-solving via experience. The problem-solving ideal lends itself to a scientific conception of politics. Applying Michel (...)
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    The Problematological Foundation of Reason in Postmodernity.Nick Turnbull - 2010 - Revue Internationale de Philosophie 251 (1):59-77.
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    Introduction: Postmodernism and Rationality.Nick Turnbull - 2010 - Revue Internationale de Philosophie 251 (1):5-7.
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    Introduction.Nick Turnbull - 2007 - Revue Internationale de Philosophie 4:349-352.
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