Jean L. Cohen

Jean L. Cohen is Associate Professor of Political Theory at Columbia University.

  • Civil Society and Political Theory

    Civil Society and Political Theory

    Jean L. Cohen and Andrew Arato

    In this first serious work on the theory of civil society to appear in many years, Jean Cohen and Andrew Arato contend that the concept of civil society articulates a contested terrain in the West that could become the primary locus for the expansion of democracy and rights.

    In this major contribution to contemporary political theory, Jean Cohen and Andrew Arato argue that the concept of civil society articulates a contested terrain in the West that could become a primary locus for the expansion of democracy and rights.

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