Dr. Renato Cristi
 
     

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DEGREES
PhD Philosophy,University of Toronto, 1980
MPhil Philosophy, University of Toronto, 1973

EMPLOYMENT HISTORY
1994 Professor of Philosophy, Wilfrid Laurier University
1988 Associate Professor, Department of Philosophy, Wilfrid Laurier University
1984 Assistant Professor, Department of Philosophy, Wilfrid Laurier University
1982 Research Fellow, Department of Political Science, The University of Alberta (1982-1984)
1981 Visiting Assistant Professor, Department of Philosophy, The University of Alberta
1978 Sessional Lecturer, Department of Philosophy, University of Victoria, BC
1976 Instructor, Department of Philosophy, University of Toronto (1976-1978)
1973 Professor, Department of Philosophy, Universidad de Chile (March 1973-1976)
1970 Research Assistant, Department of Philosophy, University of Toronto
1969 Assistant, Department of Philosophy, University of Toronto (1969-1972)

HONOURS
2012 Merit Award. Wilfrid Laurier University
2005 Merit Award, Wilfrid Laurier University
2001 Merit Award, Wilfrid Laurier University
1996 Merit Award, Wilfrid Laurier University
1994 Merit Award, Wilfrid Laurier University
1993 Merit Award, Wilfrid Laurier University
1993 Premio Municipal de Literatura. My book, with Carlos Ruiz, El pensamiento conservador en Chile. Seis ensayos was awarded this literary prize, bestowed each year to the best book of its kind published in Chile.
1979 Canada Council Doctoral Scholarship
1978 Ontario Graduate Scholarship
1976 Ford Foundation Scholarship
1976 University of Toronto Doctoral Fellowship
1971 Mary H. Beattie Open Scholarship
1970 University of Toronto Special Open Scholarship
1969 University of Toronto Open Scholarship
1967 Fulbright Scholarship

RESEARCH FUNDING
External
2012 Fondecyt (2012-2015); International Cooperation, "Bases para una dogmatica republicana del derecho de propiedad en la Constitucion chilena: una perspectiva juridica, filosofica y comparada (1990-2010)", Principal Investigator: Dr. Pablo. Ruiz-Tagle
2002 Fondecyt (2002-2006); International Cooperation, “Fundamental Rights,” Principal Investigator: Dr. Pablo Ruiz-Tagle
1999 Fondecyt (1999-2001), International Cooperation, “Republicanism in Chile,” Principal Investigator: Dr. Bernardo Subercaseaux
1995 SSHRC (1995-1998); $28,500; “Constitutional Law and Politics in Chile (1973-1980).”
1995 Fondecyt (1995-1997); "Modern Philosophical Conceptions of the Family," Principal investigator: Dr. Carlos Ruiz.
1994 SSHRC; $26,000; "Constitutional Law and Politics in Chile (1973-1989)." Not recommended for support. On Reversion List
1989 SSHRC; $13,620; "Conservative Thought in Chile (1903-1983)" (with Carlos Ruiz). Not recommended for support. On Reversion List
1988 SSHRC; $21,795; "Conservative Thought in Chile (1903-1983)" (with Carlos Ruiz).
1985 SSHRC Travel; $1,315; to present a paper at the Socialist Ideas and Experiences in the Contemporary World Conference, Santiago, Chile.
1982 SSHRC Post-Doctoral Fellowship; $38,480; "The Political Theory of Neo-liberalism. The Case of Chile"
1976 Ford Foundation Award; US$9,000; "The Political Theory of Neo-liberalism"

Internal
2008 WLU Initiatory Grant; $500
2005 WLU Initiatory Grant; $300
2005 WLU Short-Term Research; $3,000; “Command and Obedience: Nazi Germany and Lessons from Nietzsche”
2002 WLU Initiatory Grant; $300
1998 WLU Senior Research Fellowship; $5,000
1996 WLU Course Remission Grant;
1996 WLU Travel Grant; $2,000; Chair of the panel "Carl Schmitt's Critique of Liberalism", 5th ISSEI European Conference, Utrecht, The Netherlands
1995 WLU Travel Grant; $2,000; "Carl Schmitt on Sovereignty and Constituent Power," paper to be read at the 17th IVR World Congress, Bologna, Italy
1994 WLU Travel Grant; $2,000; "Hegel on Property and Recognition," paper to be read at the ISSEI Conference, Graz, Austria
1993 WLU Short-Term Research; $2,500; "The Bearing of Carl Schmitt's Thought on Chile's 1980 Constitution"
1991 WLU Initiatory Grant; $300; "Principle of Subsidiarity and Catholic Social Doctrine"
1991 WLU Short-Term Research; $2,500; "Jaime Guzmán as a Conservative Thinker"
1990 WLU Book Preparation; $2,000; Book Title: "Carl Schmitt et le liberalisme conservateur" (Paris: Kime)
1989 WLU Short-Term Research; $2,190; "Mario Góngora as a Conservative Thinker"
1989 WLU Research Fellowship; $3,500; "Mario Góngora as a Conservative Thinker."
1988 WLU Travel; $1,350; paper on Hayek at the College Internationale de Philosophie, Paris, France
1987 WLU Initiatory; $300; "Philosophy and Politics in Hegel's Philosophy of Right"
1986 WLU Travel; $500; to present a paper at the "Democracy and Participation" Conference, Santiago, Chile
1986 WLU Short-Term Research; $1,860; "The Political Theory of Osvaldo Lira"
1985 WLU Initiatory; $300; "Conservative Thought in Chile"

SCHOLARLY ACTIVITY: Summary
Books: 7
Articles in refereed journals: 36
Other journal articles: 4
Articles in books: 9
Articles in refereed conference proceedings: 3
Book reviews: 17
Presentations at learned societies: 14
Other presentations: 41
Other publications: 37

SCHOLARLY ACTIVITY: Detailed
Books
2011 El Pensamiento Politico de Jaime Guzman: Una Biografia Intelectual, with a Prologue by Carlos Pena, Santiago: LOM (2nd expanded edition; with two new chapters, two new sections, new preface, new analytical index) ISBN 978-956-00-0275-4
Review: Belen Moncada Durruti, en Estudios Publicos, n. 125 (2012)
Review: Fernando Munoz Leon, en Revista de Derecho de la Universidad Austral, vol XXV (2012)
2007 Renato Cristi & Pablo Ruiz-Tagle, La República en Chile: Teoría y Práctica del Constitucionalismo Republicano, Santiago: LOM
Review: Alfredo Jocelyn-Holt Letelier, en Estudios Publicos, n. 106 (2007)
2005 Hegel on Freedom and Authority, Cardiff: University of Wales Press
2000 El Pensamiento Político de Jaime Guzmán: Autoridad y Libertad, Santiago: LOM ISBN 956-282-291-5
Review: Robert Barros, The Hispanic American Historical Review, vol 82 (2002)
Review: Marcelo Pollack, Journal of Latin American Studies, vol 34 (2002)
Review: Hermes H. Benitez, Polis Revista Latinoamericana, vol 2 (2002)
Review: Vasco Castillo Rojas, Revista Chilena de Humanidades, (2001)
Review: Belen Moncada Durruti, Revista Chilena de Derecho, vol 28 (2001)
1998 Carl Schmitt and Authoritarian Liberalism: Strong State, Free Economy, Cardiff: University of Wales Press
1993 Le libéralisme conservateur. Trois essais sur Schmitt, Hayek et Hegel, trans. by Noëlle Burgi, Paris: Editions Kimé
1992 Renato Cristi & Carlos Ruiz, El pensamiento conservador en Chile. Seis ensayos. Santiago: Editorial Universitaria
Review: Patricio Silva, Journal of Latin American Studies, vol 25 (1993)

Articles in refereed Journals
2012 "Autoridad, libertad y republicanismo," Revista de Filosofia [Chile], vol. 67, pp. 9-28
2011 "Carl Schmitt y la teoria politica del positivismo juridico," Revista de Ciencia Sociales [Chile], forthcoming
2011 "Schmitt on Constituent Power and the Monarchical Principle," Constellations [UK] vol. 18, pp. 352-364.
2011 Review Essay: "La Independencia de Chile y el Republicanismo," Estudios Publicos [Chile] num. 121, pp. 301-10
2010 Renato Cristi & J. Ricardo Tranjan, "Charles Taylor y la Democracia Republicana," Revista de ciencia politica [Chile], vol. 30, pp. 599-615 [An English version appears in Charles Taylor, Democracia Republicana/Republican Democracy, Santiago, LOM, 2012, pp. 87-109]
2010 "Nietzsche on Authority and the State," Animus. The Canadian Journal of Philosophy & Humanities. vol. 14, pp. 1-15
2007"Propiedad y derechos subjetivos," Anuario Filosófico [Spain], vol. 40, pp. 19-45
2004 Renato Cristi & Pablo Ruiz-Tagle, "Hvad er konstitutionalisme?" (What is Constitutionalism?), Tidskriftet Politik [Denmark], vol. 7, pp. 6-15
2003 “Participación, Representación y Republicanismo,” Anuario Filosófico [Spain], vol. 36, pp. 53-82
2001 “El Liberalismo Autoritario de Jaime Guzmán,” Persona y Sociedad [Chile], vol. 15, pp. 199-207
2000 “The Metaphysics of Constituent Power: Carl Schmitt and the Genesis of Chile's 1980 Constitution," Cardozo Law Review [US], vol. 21, pp. 1749-1775
1999 “Jaime Guzmán, capitalismo y moralidad”, Revista de Derecho de la Universidad Austral [Chile], vol. 10 , pp. 87-102
1998 "Representación y Publicidad: El Memorandum Confidencial del 27 de junio, 1974," Persona y Sociedad [Chile], vol. 12, pp. 155-64
1998 “La Teoría de la Familia en el Pensamiento Católico de Pedro Morandé,” Persona y Sociedad [Chile], vol. 12, pp. 99-108
1998 "La génesis de la Constitución chilena de 1980: Una Lectura de las Actas de la Honorable Junta de Gobierno," Revista de Ciencia Política [Chile], vol. 19, pp. 208-28
1998 "La Crítica Comunitaria a la Moral Liberal," Estudios Públicos [Chile], num. 69, pp. 47-68
1996 "Familia y Autoridad Política en Hobbes y Locke," Revista de Filosofía [Chile], vol. 48, pp. 335-343
1996 "Carl Schmitt on Sovereignty and Constituent Power" in Canadian Journal of Law and Jurisprudence, vol. 10, pp. 189-201
1995 "Hegel on Property and Recognition," Laval Théologique et Philosophique [Canada], vol. 51, pp. 335-343
1994 "La noción de Poder constituyente en Carl Schmitt y la génesis de la Constitución chilena de 1980," Revista chilena de derecho [Chile], vol. 20, pp. 229-250.
1994 "Schmitt on Liberalism, Democracy and Catholicism," History of Political Thought [UK], vol. 14, pp. 281-300.
1994 "Waldron on Special Rights in Rem," Dialogue. The Canadian Journal of Philosophy, vol. 33, pp. 183-189
1991 "El pensamiento conservador de Alberto Edwards," Estudios Públicos [Chile], num. 44, pp. 141-180
1990 Renato Cristi & Carlos Ruiz, "Conservative Thought in Twentieth Century Chile," Canadian Journal of Latin American and Caribbean Studies, vol. 15, pp. 27-66.
1990 "Comunitarismo y liberalismo," Revista de ciencia política [Chile], vol. 12, pp. 5-18.
1989 "Hegel's Conservative Liberalism," Canadian Journal of Political Science, vol. 22, pp. 717-38
1985 "Democracia, pluralismo y socialismo", Revista Opciones [Chile], vol. 7, pp. 11-21
1984 "Hayek and Schmitt on the Rule of Law," Canadian Journal of Political Science, vol. 17 (1984), pp. 521-535; "Hayek, Schmitt y el estado de derecho," Revista chilena de derecho [Chile], vol. 18 (1991), pp. 189-201
1984 "Hegel and Roman Liberalism", History of Political Thought [UK], vol. 5, pp. 281-294
1984 "Democracia social versus democracia política", Revista Opciones [Chile], Special Num., pp. 13-31
1983 "The Hegelsche Mitte and Hegel's Monarch", Political Theory [US], vol. 11, pp. 601-622
1979 "La estructura de la sociedad civil en la Filosofía del derecho de Hegel", Escritos de Teoría [Chile], num. 3/4, pp. 217-242
1978 "Hegel on Possession and Property", Canadian Journal of Political and Social Theory, vol. 2, pp. 111-124
1975 "El gesto filosófico de Lastarria", Teoría [Chile], num. 5/6, pp. 3-14
1974 "Los fundamentos de universalidad en Duns Scotus", Teoría [Chile], num.1, pp. 29-38
1970 "The Aristotelian Ethics: Ethics or Politiké?", The Modern Schoolman [US], vol. 47, pp. 381-389

Other journal articles
2002 “Respuesta a Mansuy,” Revista Realidad, num. 52, pp.
1981 "Hayek y la justicia", Revista Mensaje, vol 30, pp. 403-407
1981 Renato Cristi & Carlos Ruiz, "Hacia una moral de mercado", Revista Mensaje, vol 30, pp. 241-244
1980 "Friedrich von Hayek. Teórico del liberalismo individualista", Revista Mensaje, vol 29, pp. 402-407

Articles in Books
2014 "Decisionism", in Michael T. Gibbons, D. Coole, W. E. Connolly & E. Ellis (eds), The Blackwell Encyclopedia of Political Thought, Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell (forthcoming)
2013 "Nietzsche, Theognis and Aristocratic Radicalism," in Manuel Knoll & Barry Stocker, Nietzsche and political philosophy, Berlin: Walter de Gruyter (forthcoming)
2013 "Pouvoir Constituant et Propriete: Taches Restantes de la Concertation" (with Pablo Ruiz-Tagle), in Rodrigo Contreras Osorio (ed.) Le Chili Post-Pinochet. 20 ans de gouvernements de la Concertation de partis par la democratie, Paris: L'Harmattan (forthcoming)
2011 "Autoridad y Estado en la Republica de Platon," in Pablo Sanchez Garrido & Consuelo Martinez-Sicluna y Sepulveda (eds.) Historia del Analisis Politico, Madrid: Tecnos, pp.
2010 "Roma en el pensamiento de Hegel: del republicanismo al liberalismo autoritario," in Vanessa Lemm & Juan Ormeño (eds.) Hegel, pensador de la actualidad. Ensayos sobre la 'Fenomenología del espíritu' y otros textos. Santiago: Ediciones Universidad Diego Portales, pp. 259-283.
2006 “Carl Schmitt”, in Terrell Carver & James Martin (eds.) Palgrave Advances in Continental Political Thought, London: Palgrave Macmillan, pp. 120-135
1999 “Hayek on Liberalism and Democracy,” in Justyna Miklaszewska (ed.) Democracy in Central Europe, Krakow: Meritum, pp. 175-191
1999 “La noción de sociedad civil en la Filosofía del Derecho de Hegel,” in Rafael Alvira, Nicolas Grimaldi & Montserrat Herrero (eds.) Sociedad civil. La democracia y su destino, Pamplona: Ediciones Universidad de Navarra, pp. 103-120
1998 “Carl Schmitt on Sovereignty and Constituent Power,” in David Dyzenhaus (ed.) Law and Politics. Carl Schmitt’s Critique of Liberalism, Durham: Duke University Press, pp. 179-95.
1993 "Toleration, Reconciliation and Philosophy," in Roger-Pol Droit (ed.) La tolerance aujourd'hui. Analyses philosophiques, Document prepared for the XIX World Congress of Philosophy (Moscow, Aug 22-28, 1993), Paris: UNESCO, pp. 33-36

Articles in refereed Conference Proceedings
2003 “Marx’s Critique of Hegel’s Philosophy of Right: Metaphysical not Political”, Proceedings of the ISSEI Conference (Aberystwyth, CD-Rom).
1995 "Carl Schmitt on Sovereignty and Constituent Power," Proceedings of the 17th IVR World Congress, Bologna, Italy (16-21 June 1995), vol 6, pp. 94-103.
1986 "Hayek on the Impossibility of Socialism", Proceedings of the Annual Meeting of the Canadian Political Science Association, Winnipeg, Manitoba

Book Reviews
2013 Ivan Jaksic, Rebeldes Academicos: La filosofia chilena desde la Independencia hasta 1989, Santiago: UDP, in Revista de Filosofia [Chile] (forthcoming)
2010 Frank Cameron & Don Dombowsky, Political Writings of Friedrich Nietzsche, in Situations, vol. 3, pp.177-183
2009 Thom Brooks, Hegel’s Political Philosophy: A Systematic Reading of the Philosophy of Right, in Philosophy in Review, vol. 19, pp. 159-161
2007 Natalie Brender & Larry Krasnof (eds), New Essays on the History of Autonomy. A Collection Honouring J. B. Schneewind, in Kantian Review, vol. 12, pp. 159-162
2003 Eckard Bolsinger, The Autonomy of the Political. Carl Schmitt's and Lenin's Political Realism, in History of Political Thought, vol. 25, pp. 547-548
2003 Hegel. A Biography by Terry Pinkard, in Constellations, vol. 10, pp. 151-153
2003 Frederick Neuhouser, Foundations of Hegel's Social Theory, in The European Legacy, vol. 8, pp. 228-230
2001 Nalin Ranasinghe, The Soul of Socrates, in Philosophy in Review, vol. 21, pp. 206-206
1999 Carl Schmitt, The Concept of the Political, translated and with an Introduction by George Schwab; with Leo Strauss's Notes on Schmitt translated by Harvey Lomax. Foreword by Tracy B. Strong, in The European Legacy, Vol 5, n. 1.
1998 Heinrich Meier, Carl Schmitt and Leo Strauss. The Hidden Dialogue, in The European Legacy, vol. 2, pp. 1290-1291
1998 David Dyzenhaus, Legality and Legitimacy. Carl Schmitt, Hans Kelsen and Hermann Heller in Weimar, in University of Toronto Quarterly, vol. 68, pp. 514-516
1995 Jean-Francois Kervégan, Hegel, Carl Schmitt. La politique entre speculation et positivite, in The Owl of Minerva, vol. 27, pp. 84-92
1993 Harry Brod, Hegel's Philosophy of Politics. Idealism, Identity & Modernity, in Canadian Philosophical Reviews, vol. 13, 137-139
1989 Patrick Murray, Marx's Theory of Scientific Knowledge, in Canadian Philosophical Reviews, vol. 9, pp. 63-66
1989 Johann Fichte, The Vocation of Man, translated by Peter Preuss, in Dialogue, vol. 28, pp. 344-45
1987 George Armstrong Kelly, Mortal Politics in Eighteenth Century France, in Dialogue, vol. 26, pp. 763-765
1985 John Gray, Hayek on Liberty, in Canadian Philosophical Reviews, vol. 5, pp. 291-92
1983 Gillian Rose, Hegel Contra Sociology, in Canadian Philosophical Reviews, vol. 3, pp. 35-37

Presentations at Learned Societies
2009 "Charles Taylor on Republican Democracy," (with Ricardo Tranjan) IPSA 21st World Congress. Santiago, Chile
2004 “Carl Schmitt on Nomos: The Political Theory of Legal Positivism,” APSA Annual Conference, Chicago, Illinois
2004 Discussant, Victoria Burke’s “Hegel’s Concept of Mutual Recognition and the Limits of Self-Determination”, OPS Conference, Waterloo, ON
1995 "Carl Schmitt on the Constitutional status mixtus," APSA Annual Conference, Chicago, Illinois
1993 Discussant, Javier Ibañez Noe, "Hegel, Nietzsche and the Essence of Modernity," CPA Conference, Ottawa, ON
1992 Discussant, Peter Simpson’s "Thinking Out of Time: Hegel's Concept of History," OPS Conference, London, ON
1991 "The Cosmopolitan Restaurant. Carl Schmitt's Critique of Democracy," CPSA Conference, Kingston, Ontario; College International de Philosophie, Paris, France (1990).
1987 "Philosophy and Politics in Hegel's Philosophy of Right", CPSA Conference, Hamilton, ON
1986 "Hayek on the Impossibility of Socialism," CPSA, Winnipeg, Manitoba; College International de Philosophie, Paris, France
1986 Cristi, R., Marcelo Charlin & B. Peter Landstreet, "The Fate of Academic Freedom in Chile (1973-1986)", SSS Conference, Winnipeg, Manitoba
1985 "Who's Afraid of the New Right The Case of Chile", OAAS Conference, Waterloo, ON
1985 Discussant, Christopher Tindale, "Perspectives on War,"; and Edward Tingley, "Realism and War", CPA Conference, Montreal, PQ
1983 Discussant, George Heiman, "Hegel and the Roman World," CPSA Conference, Vancouver, BC
1982 "The Hegelsche Mitte and Hegel's Monarch," CPA Conference, Ottawa, ON; Banff Conference, Waterton, AB

Other Presentations
2011 "Authority and the State in Plato's Republic," Brantford Philosophy Speaker Series, WLU Brantford ON
2010 "Autoridad, libertad y republicanismo," Inaugural Lecture, IDH (Instituto de Humanidades), Universidad Diego Portales, Santiago, Chile
2010 “El Pensamiento Conservador en Chile”, Seminario sobre El pensamiento conservador en Chile, IDH (Instituto de Humanidades), Universidad Diego Portales, Santiago, Chile
2010 “Carl Schmitt y la propiedad como derecho natural”, Seminario Internacional: Carl Schmitt y la Representacion, IDH (Instituto de Humanidades), Universidad Diego Portales, Santiago Chile
2003 “Hegel’s Constitutional Monarchy: Monarchical rather than Constitutional,” Tri-University PhD Program, Proemial Lecture, University of Guelph, Guelph, ON
2003 “La propiedad como fuente de los derechos fundamentales,” Programa de Doctorado, Facultad de Derecho, Universidad de Chile, Santiago, Chile
2002 “On Toleration,” Liberty Fund Conference (Oct 31-Nov 02 2002), Marbella Resort, Chile
2002 “Marx’s Critique of Hegel’s Philosophy of Right: Metaphysical not Political,” ISSEI 8th International Conference, Aberystwyth, UK
2002 “Participación, Representación y Republicanismo,” Participación: Concepto Político y Bases Metafísicas (April 17-19), Universidad de Navarra, Pamplona, Spain
1999 “The Metaphysics of Constituent Power: Carl Schmitt and the Genesis of Chile's 1980 Constitution," Carl Schmitt, Legacy and Prospects Conference, Columbia University, New York
1999 “Hayek on Liberalism and Democracy.” Democracy in Central Europe Conference, Jagellonian University, Krakow, Poland
1998 “Hegel and Civil Society,” Colloquium on Civil Society, Universidad de Navarra, Pamplona, Spain
1998 “Poder Constituyente y Transición a la Democracía en Chile” CALACS, York University, Toronto, ON
1996 "Crossing the Rubicon: Schmitt and Nazism," ISSEI 5th International Conference, Utrecht, The Netherlands
1996 "Carl Schmitt and Chile's 1980 Constitution," CALACS Conference, York University, Toronto, ON
1996 "La Noción de Poder Constituyente en Carl Schmitt," Department of Philosophy, Universidad de Chile, Santiago; Law School, Universidad Alonso de Ovalle, Santiago
1995 "Non Iam Frustra Doces, Thomas Hobbes", Deparment of Philosophy, University of Waterloo, ON
1995 "Carl Schmitt on Sovereignty and Constituent Power," 17th IVR World Congress, Bologna, Italy
1994 "Hegel on Property and Recognition," ISSEI 4th International Conference, Graz, Austria
1992 Panelist, "Columbus and the Discovery of America," presented at the Symposium Reflecting on 1492. Past and present, Wilfrid Laurier University, Waterloo, ON
1992 Panelist, "Academic Freedom in Chile," presented at the Symposium Academic Freedom: Catalyst for Development, Wilfrid Laurier University, Waterloo, ON
1992 Panelist, The Legacy of Colonialism, Discussion Group, Students for International Development, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, ON
1991 "El pensamiento conservador de Mario Góngora," Universidad Academia de Humanismo Cristiano, Santiago, Chile
1991 "Hayek y Schmitt y la noción de estado de derecho," Universidad Católica, Santiago, Chile
1989 "On Being Revolutionary and Conservative. The Political Philosophy of Carl Schmitt." Colloquium, Department of Religion & Culture, Wilfrid Laurier University, Waterloo, ON
1988 "Democracy and Dictatorship in Chile," Political Science Colloquium, Wilfrid Laurier University, Waterloo, ON
1987 "Hegel on Epistemology and Politics", Institut für Philosophie, Philipps-Universität Marburg, Germany; Philosophy Colloquium, University of Waterloo; Philosophy Department, Wilfrid Laurier University, Waterloo, ON
1987 "Human Rights in Chile," Amnesty International, Kitchener Public Library; University of Waterloo, Waterloo, ON
1986 "Moralidad y democracia," Academia de Humanismo Cristiano, Santiago, Chile
1985 "Democracia, socialismo y pluralismo," Academia de Humanismo Cristiano, Santiago, Chile
1984 "Hegel on Morality and Ethical Life," Department of Philosophy, Wilfrid Laurier University, Waterloo, ON
1983 "Democracia social versus democracia política," Conference on Democracy and Socialism, Chantilly, France; VECTOR (Socialist Party), Santiago, Chile
1983 "Hayek and Schmitt on the Rule of Law," Conference on Liberalism in Crisis, University of Guelph, Guelph, ON; Political Science Colloquium, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB; Colloquium, CERLAC (Centre for Research in Latin American and the Caribbean), York University, Toronto, ON
1981 "Neoliberalismo y propiedad", ICHEH (Institute for the Humanities), Santiago, Chile
1981 "Hayek y la justicia," Episcopal Committee on Peace and Justice, Santiago, Chile
1980 "Hayek y el liberalismo individualista," CIEPLAN (Center for Economic Research on Latin America), Santiago; CEENECA (Center for Research in Education and Culture), Santiago, Chile
1980 "Qué es filosofía?", Departamento de Filosofía, Universidad de Chile, Santiago, Chile
1979 "Rousseau on the Individual and the Community," Department of Philosophy, Okanagan College, Kelowna, BC
1978 "Persona y propiedad en Hegel," Department of Philosophy, Universidad de Chile, Santiago, Chile
1975 "José Victorino Lastarria y la filosofía en Chile," Department of Philosophy, Universidad de Chile, Santiago, Chile
1972 "Juan Rivano and Latin American Philosophy", Department of Philosophy, State University of New York, Buffalo, NY

Other Publications
2013 Commentary - "Educacion y salud gratis,"INAP (Oct 19)
2011 Commentary - "Respuesta a Gonzalo Rojas," Diario Financiero (Aug 08)
2011 Journal Column - "La democracia y los perros," Revista Capital (May 08)
2011 Journal Column - "Obama y la politica de compromisos," Revista Capital (Jan 27)
2011 Newspaper interview - "No creo que se puedan definir con claridad las bases ideologicas del gobierno," Diario Financiero (Jan 07)
2010 Journal Column - "Chile y sus dos derechas," Revista Capital (Nov 03)
2010 Journal column - "La diosa del liberalismo" Revista Capital (Jul 02)
2010 Journal column - "Posner: un convertido al keynesianismo," Revista Capital (May 07)
2010 Journal column - "Etica empresarial y etica estatal," Revista Capital (Feb23)
2009 Journal column - "Mont Pelerin y Chile," Revista Capital (Dec 23)
2009 Journal column - "Generation Me," Revista Capital (Nov 09)
2009 Journal column - "Hayek, la desigualdad y la UDI," Revista Capital (Sep 02)
2009 Newspaper column - "Grover Norquist, la UDI y el cambio," El Mostrador (Jul 22)
2008 Newspaper column - "Jaime Guzman y el Golpe Militar," El Mostrador (Nov 24)
2007 Newspaper interview - "Conversacion con Renato Cristi," El Mostrador (Mar 17)
2007 Radio interview - Radio Universidad de Chile (Jan 17)
2002 Newspaper column - "TLC, Capitulo 11 y Democracia," El Mostrador (Apr 28)
2002 Newspaper column - "Los Mentores de Lavin," El Mostrador (Apr 20)
2002 Newspaper column - "Habermas y el Patriotismo Constitucional," El Mostrador (Feb 02)
2001 Newspaper interview - "El Portales de Pinochet: El Pensamiento Politico de Jaime Guzman", Reportajes, El Mercurio (Feb 25)
2001 Journal interview - "Ideologo de la Dictadura: El Pensamiento de Jaime Guzman," Punto Final (Mar 15)
2001 Radio interview - "La Republica en Chile " (with Pablo Ruiz-Tagle), Radio Universidad de Chile, (Jan 23)
2001 Newspaper column - "TLC y Democracia," El Mercurio (Apr 28)
1999 Newspaper column - "Democracia Republicana," El Mercurio (Aug 30)
1999 Newspaper column - "Democracia Republicana," El Mercurio (Aug 16)
1999 Newspaper column - "Sociedad de Mercado," El Mercurio (Jul 26)
1999 Newspaper column - "Democracia republicana," El Mercurio (Jan 25)
1998 Newspaper column - "Hobbes y las pandillas," El Mercurio (Mar 01)
1998 Newspaper column - "Transicion y Poder Constituyente," La Epoca (May 09)
1998 Newspaper column - "Paternalismo y Tabaco," El Mercurio (Feb 09)
1996 Newspaper column - "Liberalismo y Filosofia," El Mercurio (May 07)
1996 Newspaper column - "Una Defensa Liberal de la Familia," El Mercurio (Jan 26)
1995 Newspaper column - "Liberalismo Ficcion," El Mercurio (Feb 22)
1991 Newspaper column - "Une destruction qui a echoue," Le Monde (Apr 19)
1981 Interview - "Solo puede ensenarse lo que legitima el presente", Revista Hoy 5/218, (Sep 23)
1977 Radio Interview - "Political Persuasion and Propaganda," Ideas, CBC Radio, Producer: Robin Christmas
1970 Index Locorum for D. J. Furley & R. E. Allen (eds.), Studies in Pre-Socratic Philosophy 2 vols. (London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1970-1976)