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JCU Authors Bibliography

Lars Rensmann

Publications

Rensmann, Lars. Forthcoming. The Frankfurt School and Antisemitism: Politics, Theory and Philosophy. Albany, NY: SUNY Press.

Rensmann, Lars. 2016a. “Hannah Arendt: The Origins of Totalitarianism.” In Klassiker der Sozialwissenschaften: 100 Schlüsselwerke im Portrait, edited by Samuel Salzborn, 169–174. Wiesbaden: Springer.

Rensmann, Lars. 2016b. “Max Horkheimer/Theodor W. Adorno: Dialektik Der Aufklärung.” In Klassiker der Sozialwissenschaften: 100 Schlüsselwerke im Portrait, edited by Samuel Salzborn, 151-156. Wiesbaden: Springer.

Rensmann, Lars. 2016c. “National Sovereigntism and Global Constitutionalism: An Adornian Cosmopolitan Critique.” Critical Horizons 17 (1): 24–39. doi:10.1080/14409917.2016.1117811.

Rensmann, Lars. 2015a. “Beck, Ulrich.” In Encyclopedia of Political Thought, edited by Michael T. Gibbons. Oxford: Blackwell.

Rensmann, Lars. 2015b. “International Human Rights.” In Encyclopedia of Political Thought, edited by Michael T. Gibbons. Oxford: Blackwell.

Rensmann, Lars. 2015c. “Quo vadis, Menschenrecht? Zu Gegenwart, Zukunft und Dilemmata von globaler Menschenrechtspolitik in einer partiell kosmopolitisierten Welt.” In Wo denken wir hin? Lebensthemen, Zivilisationsprozesse, demokratische Verantwortung, edited by Michael Kopel, Angela Moré, Christine Morgenroth, and Hans-Peter Waldhoff, 43–58. Gießen: Psychosozial-Verlag.

Rensmann, Lars. 2015d. “Reading Arendt in Tehran: On Extraordinary Democratic Politics and the Failure of Revolutions.” European Journal of Cultural and Political Sociology 1 (3): 299–315.

Rensmann, Lars. 2015e. “Zion als Chiffre: Modernisierter Antisemitismus in aktuellen Diskursen der deutschen politischen Öffentlichkeit.” In Gebildeter Antisemitismus: eine Herausforderung für Politik und Zivilgesellschaft, edited by Monika Schwarz-Friesel, 93–116. Baden-Baden: Nomos.

Rensmann, Lars. 2014a. “Adorno and the Global Public Sphere: Rethinking Globalization and the Cosmopolitan Condition of Politics.” In Re-Imagining Public Space: The Frankfurt School in the 21st Century, edited by Diana Boros and James M. Glass, 163–190. New York: Palgrave Macmillan.

Rensmann, Lars. 2014b. “The Reluctant Cosmopolitanization of European Party Politics: The Case of Germany.” German Politics & Society 32 (3): 59–85. doi:10.3167/gps.2014.320305.

Rensmann, Lars. 2013a. “Demokratie und Gerechtigkeit zwischen Partikularismus und Kosmopolitismus: Zur Rekonstruktion sozialdemokratischer Menschenbilder in Geschichte und Gegenwart.” Perspektiven des Demokratisches Sozialismus 30 (1): 99–112.

Rensmann, Lars. 2013b. “The Politics of Paranoia: How - and Why - the European Radical Right Mobilizes Antisemitism, Xenophobia and Counter-Cosmopolitanism.” In Global Antisemitism: A Crisis of Modernity, edited by Charles Small, 3:29–42. Boston, MA: Martinus Nijhoff Publishers.

Rensmann, Lars. 2013c. Review of Under Weber’s Shadow: Modernity, Subjectivity and Politics in Habermas, Arendt and MacIntyre, by Keith Breen. Perspectives on Politics 11 (2): 621–623.

Rensmann, Lars. 2012a. “Grounding Cosmopolitics: Rethinking Crimes Against Humanity and Global Political Theory with Arendt and Adorno.” In Arendt and Adorno: Political and Philosophical Investigations, edited by Lars Rensmann and Samir Gandesha, 129–153. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press.

Rensmann, Lars. 2012b. “The Political Task of the Translators: Theorizing Cosmopolitics in the Vernacular.” In American Political Science Association 108th Annual Meeting.

Rensmann, Lars. 2012c. “Volatile Counter-Cosmopolitans: Explaining the Electoral Performance of Radical Right Parties in Poland and Eastern Germany.” German Politics and Society 30 (3): 64–102.

Rensmann, Lars, and Samir Gandesha, eds. 2012a. Arendt and Adorno: Political and Philosophical Investigations. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press. 

Rensmann, Lars, and Samir Gandesha. 2012b. “The Paralysis of Judgment: Arendt and Adorno on Antisemitism and the Modern Condition.” In Arendt and Adorno: Political and Philosophical Investigations, edited by Lars Rensmann and Samir Gandesha, 197–225. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press. 

Rensmann, Lars, and Samir Gandesha. 2012c. “Understanding Political Modernity: Rereading Arendt and Adorno in Comparative Perspective.” In Arendt and Adorno: Political and Philosophical Investigations, edited by Lars Rensmann and Samir Gandesha, 1–27. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press. 

Hartmann, Martin, and Lars Rensmann, eds. 2011. “Kosmopolitanismus.” In Politische Theorie und politische Philosophie: Ein Handbuch. München: Beck.

Markovits, Andrei S., and Lars Rensmann. 2011. Review of The Playing Fields of Eton: Equality and Excellence in Modern Meritocracy, by Mika LaVaque-Manty. Perspectives on Politics 9 (1): 164-165.

Rensmann, Lars. 2011a. “Political Terror in the Age of Global Modernity: Adorno’s Critical Theory of Totalitarianism Revisited.” Politics, Religion & Ideology 12 (1): 3–26. doi:10.1080/21567689.2011.564396.

Rensmann, Lars. 2011b. “Politikwissenschaft.” In Globalisierung: Ein interdisziplinäres Handbuch, edited by Andreas Niederberger and Philipp Schink, 106–121. Stuttgart: J.B. Metzler.

Rensmann, Lars. 2011c. Review of Legal Republicanism: National and International Perspectives, by Samantha Besson and José Luis Marti. Politische Vierteljahresschrift 52 (1): 119–122.

Rensmann, Lars, Steffen Hagemann, and Hajo Funke. 2011. Autoritarismus und Demokratie: Politische Theorie und Kultur in der globalen Moderne. Schwalbach/Ts: Wochenschau-Verlag.

Brumlik, Micha, Hajo Funke, and Lars Rensmann, eds. 2010. Umkämpftes Vergessen: Walser-Debatte, Holocaust-Mahnmal und neuere deutsche Geschichtspolitik. Berlin: Das Arabische Buch.

Markovits, Andrei S., and Lars Rensmann. 2010. Gaming the World: How Sports Are Reshaping Global Politics and Culture. Princeton: Princeton University Press.

Rensmann, Lars. 2010a. “Against ‘Globalism:’ Counter-Cosmopolitan Discontent and Antisemitism in Mobilizations of European Extreme Right Parties.” In Politics and Resentment: Antisemitism and Counter-Cosmopolitanism in the European Union, edited by Lars Rensmann and Julius H. Schoeps, 117–146. Leiden: Brill. 

Rensmann, Lars. 2010b. “Baustein der Erinnerungspolitik: Die politische Textur der Bundestagsdebatte über ein zentrales ‘Holocaust-Mahnmal.’” In Umkämpftes Vergessen: Walser-Debatte, Holocaust-Mahnmal und neuere deutsche Geschichtspolitik, edited by Micha Brumlik, Hajo Funke, and Lars Rensmann, 135–167. Berlin: Das Arabische Buch.

 Rensmann, Lars. 2010c. “Enthauptung der Medusa: Zur Rekonstruktion der Walser-Debatte im Lichte politischer Psychologie.” In Umkämpftes Vergessen: Walser-Debatte, Holocaust-Mahnmal und neuere deutsche Geschichtspolitik, edited by Micha Brumlik, Hajo Funke, and Lars Rensmann, 28–126. Berlin: Das Arabische Buch.

Rensmann, Lars. 2010d. "Kosmopolitischer Republikanismus: Hannah Arendt und die Idee post-nationaler Demokratie in Europa." In Autoritäres Erbe und Demokratisierung der politischen Kultur: Festschrift für Hajo Funke, edited by Micha Brumlik and Steffen Hagemann, 54-76. Berlin: Schiler.

Rensmann, Lars. 2010e. “Rethinking Antisemitism, Counter-Cosmopolitanism, and Human Rights in the Global Age: A Political Crisis of Postmodernity?” In Politics and Resentment: Antisemitism and Counter-Cosmopolitanism in the European Union, edited by Lars Rensmann and Julius H. Schoeps, 455–490. Leiden: Brill.

Rensmann, Lars. 2010f. Review of Nazism, War and Genocide, by Neil Gregor. Journal of Contemporary History 45 (1): 225–27.

Rensmann, Lars. 2010g. Review of The Choice of the Jews under Vichy: Between Submission and Resistance, by Adam RayskiJournal of Contemporary History 45 (1): 227–29.

Rensmann, Lars, and Julius H. Schoeps, eds. 2010a. Politics and Resentment Antisemitism and Counter-Cosmopolitanism in the European Union. Leiden: Brill.

Rensmann, Lars, and Julius H. Schoeps. 2010b. "Politics and Resentment: Examining Antisemitism and Counter-Cosmopolitanism in the European Union and Beyond." In Politics and Resentment: Antisemitism and Counter-Cosmopolitanism in the European Union, edited by Lars Rensmann and Julius H. Schoeps, 3-79. Leiden: Brill.

Rensmann, Lars. 2009a. “Genocidal Politics: Rethinking Crimes against Humanity in Global Perspective.” Journal of Contemporary History 44 (4): 753–66.

Rensmann, Lars. 2009b. “Mind the Gap: Explaining Unified Germany’s Divided Party System.” European View 8 (2): 271–83.

Miller, Jennifer, and Lars Rensmann. 2008. “Ethnic Minority Outreach Among Conservative Parties in European Democracies: Comparing Germany, Great Britain, and France.” In American Political Science Association 104th Annual Meeting. Washington, DC: American Political Science Association.

Rensmann, Lars, and Julius H. Schoeps. 2008. Feindbild Judentum: Antisemitismus in Europa. Berlin: Verlag für Berlin-Brandenburg.

Markovits, Andrei S., and Lars Rensmann. 2007. Querpass: Sport und Politik in Europa und den USA. Göttingen: Verlag Die Werkstatt.

Rensmann, Lars. 2007. “Revisiting the Origins of Euro-Republicanism: Hannah Arendt and the Normative Foundations of Post-National Democracy in Europe.” In American Political Science Association 103th Annual Meeting. Washington, DC: American Political Science Association.

Rensmann, Lars. 2006a. “Europeanism and Americanism in the Age of Globalization.” European Journal of Political Theory 5 (2): 139–170.

Rensmann, Lars. 2006b. “From High Hopes to On-Going Defeat: The New Extreme Right’s Political Mobilization and Its National Electoral Failure in Germany.” German Politics and Society 24 (1): 67–92.

Rensmann, Lars. 2006c. “Populismus und Ideologie.” In Populismus: Gefahr für die Demokratie oder nützliches Korrektiv?, edited by Frank Decker, 59–80. Wiesbaden: VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften.

Frölich-Steffen, Susanne, and Lars Rensmann. 2005. Populisten an der Macht: Populistische Regierungsparteien in West- und Osteuropa. Wien: Braumüller.

Rensmann, Lars. 2004a. Demokratie und Judenbild: Antisemitismus in der politischen Kultur der Bundesrepublik Deutschland. Wiesbaden: VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften.

Rensmann, Lars. 2004b. “Returning from Forced Exile: Some Observations on Theodor W. Adorno’s and Hannah Arendt’s Experience of Postwar Germany and Their Political Theories of Totalitarianism.” Leo Baeck Institute Yearbook 49 (1): 171–193.

Rensmann, Lars. 2004c. “Totalitarismus.” In Politische Theorie: 22 umkämpfte Begriffe zur Einführung, edited by Gerhard Göhler, Mattias Iser, and Ina Kerner, 367–384. Wiesbaden: VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften.

Auer, Dirk, Lars Rensmann, and Julia Schulze Wessel, eds. 2003. Arendt und Adorno. Frankfurt am Main: Suhrkamp.

Rensmann, Lars. 2003a. “Das Besondere im Allgemeinen: Totale Herrschaft und Nachkriegsgesellschaft in den politisch-theoretischen Narrativen von Arendt und Adorno.” In Arendt und Adorno, edited by Dirk Auer, Lars Rensmann, and Julia Schulze Wessel. Frankfurt am Main: Suhrkamp.

Rensmann, Lars. 2003b. “The New Politics of Prejudice: Comparative Perspectives on Extreme Right Parties in European Democracies.” German Politics & Society 21 (4): 93–123.

Rensmann, Lars. 2003c. “Radikalisierung oder ‘Verschwinden’ der Judenfeindschaft? Arendts und Adornos Theorien zum modernen Antisemitismus.” In Arendt und Adorno, edited by Dirk Auer, Lars Rensmann, and Julia Schulze Wessel. Frankfurt am Main: Suhrkamp.

Rensmann, Lars. 2003d. Review of Rechtsextreme Ideologien in Geschichte und Gegenwart, by Uwe Backes. H-Net Reviews in the Humanities & Social Sciences, no. November.

Rensmann, Lars. 2003e. Review of Rechtsextremismus in der Bundesrepublik Deutschland: eine Bilanz, by Wilfried Schubarth and Richard Stöss. German Politics & Society 21 (2): 137–140.

Rensmann, Lars. 2002. Review of The Guilt of Nations: Restitution and Negotiating Historical Injustices, by Elazar Barkan. Political Science 54 (1): 78–79.

Rensmann, Lars. 2001. “Entschädigungspolitik, Erinnerungsabwehr und Motive des sekundären Antisemitismus.” In Das Finkelstein-Alibi: “Holocaust-Industrie” und Tätergesellschaft, edited by Rolf Surmann, 126–153. Köln: PapyRossa.

Rensmann, Lars. 1999. “Holocaust Memory and Mass Media in Contemporary Germany: Reflections on the Goldhagen Debate.” Patterns of Prejudice 33 (1): 59–76.

Rensmann, Lars. 1998. Kritische Theorie über den Antisemitismus: Studien zu Struktur, Erklärungspotential und Aktualität. Berlin: Argument Verlag.

Rensmann, Lars. 1996. “Psychoanalytic Anti-Semitism.” Psychohistory Review 24 (2): 197–206.

Rensmann, Lars. 1995. Confronting the New Germany: Neo-Nazi Violence & The State of Racism. New York: Red Balloon Collective.