Book Chapters


"Hobbes and Existentialism:  Some Affinities, " in:  Reinhart Koselleck and Roman Schnur, eds., Hobbes-Forschungen (Duncker & Humblot, Berlin, 1969), pp. 259-285.


"Equality and Social Change," in: Carl Beck, ed., Law and Justice. Festschrift for Robert S. Rankin (Duke University Press, Durham, 1970), pp. 181-206.


"Empirical Political Theory and the Image of Man," in: Glen Gordon and William E. Connolly, eds., Social Structure and Political Life (D. C. Heath and Co., 1973), pp. 168-191.


"Phenomenology and Marxism:  A Salute to Enzo Paci," in: George Psathas, ed., Phenomenological Sociology (Wiley Press, 1973), pp. 305-356.


"Phenomenology and Social Science:  An Overview and Appraisal," in: Edward S. Casey and David Carr, eds., Explorations in Phenomenology (Martinus Nijhoff, The Hague, 1975, pp. 13-66.


"Phänomenologie und Marxismus in geschichtlicher Perspektive, " in:  Bernhard Waldenfels, ed., Phänomenologie und Marxismus:  I. Konzepte und Methoden (Frankfurt, Suhrkamp, 1977), pp. 13-44.


"Genesis and Validation of Social Knowledge:  Lessons from Merleau-Ponty," in Joseph Bien, ed., Phenomenology and Social Science (The Hague, Nijhoff, 1978), pp. 74-106.


"Fragen an Habermas und Apel," in: W. Oelmuller, ed., Transzendental-philosophische Normenbegründungen (Paderborn, Schöningh, 1978), pp. 27-37.


"Response" (to MacIntyre and Braybrooke), in:  Maria J. Falco, ed., Through The Looking- Glass:  Epistemology and the Conduct of Inquiry (Washington, D.C.:  University Press of America, 1979), pp. 83-90.


"Critical Theory and Public Policy," in: Ernest R. House, ed., Evaluation Studies. Review Annual, vol. 7 (Beverly Hills:  Sage Publications, 1982), pp. 740-752.


"Kommunikation und Gemeinschaft," in:  W. Kuhlmann and D. Boehler, eds., Kommunikation und Reflexion:  Festschrift für Karl-Otto Apel (Frankfurt:  Suhrkamp, 1982), pp. 191-220.


"The Theory of Structuration:  A Critique," in Anthony Giddens, Profiles and Critiques in Social Theory (Macmillan Press, 1982), pp. 18-27.


"Introduction," to Michael Theunissen, The Other:  Studies in the Social Ontology of Husserl. Heidegger. Sartre and Buber (Cambridge, MA:  MIT Press, 1984), pp. ix-xxv.


"Comments on Giddens," in Gary Shapiro and Alan Sica, eds., Hermeneutics:  Questions and Prospects (University of Massachusetts Press, 1984), pp. 231-2 38.


"Phenomenology and Marxism in Historical Perspective," in Waldenfels, Broekman and Pazanin, eds., Phenomenology and Marxism (Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1984), pp. 3-30.


"Critical Theory and Public Policy" (expanded version), in William N. Dunn, Policy Analysis:  Perspectives. Concepts and Methods (JAI Press, 1986), pp. 41-67.


"Life-World and Communicative Action," in Bhikhu Parekh and Thomas Pantham, eds., Political Discourse:  Explorations in Indian and Western Political Thought (Sage Publications, 1987), pp. 152-178.


"Political Inquiry:  Beyond Empiricism and Hermeneutics," in Terence Ball, ed., Idioms of Inquiry (SUNY Press, 1987), pp. 169-185.


"Heidegger, Hölderlin and Politics," in Joseph Buttigieg, ed., Criticism Without Boundaries (University of Notre Dame Press, 1987), pp. 111-128.


"Praxis and Reflection," in Alan Blum, Michael Brown, Fred Dallmayr, Maurice Roche, and Kurt Wolff, Self-Reflection in the Human Sciences (Edmonton, Alberta:  University of Edmonton Press, 1987), pp. 1-15.


"Life-World:  Variations on a Theme," in Stephen K. White, ed., Lifeworld and Politics:  Essays in Honor of Fred Dallmayr (University of Notre Dame Press, 1989), pp. 25-65.


"Hermeneutics and Deconstruction:  Gadamer and Derrida in Dialogue," in Diane P. Michelfelder and Richard E. Palmer, eds., Dialogue and Deconstruction:  The Gadamer- Derrida Encounter (Albany, NY:  SUNY Press. 1989), pp. 75-92.


"On Being and Existence:  A Western View," in G. Parthasarathi and D. P. Chattopadhyaya, eds., Radhakrishnan:  Centenary Volume (Delhi:  Oxford University Press, 1989), pp. 217-245.


"Hermeneutics and Justice," in Kathleen Wright, ed., Festivals of Interpretation:  Essays on Hans-Georg Gadamer's Work (Albany:  SUNY Press, 1990), pp. 90-110.


"Kant and Critical Theory," in Martyn P. Thompson, ed., John Locke und/and Immanuel Kant (Berlin:  Duncker & Humblot, 1991), pp. 288-312.


"Rethinking the Hegelian State, " in Drucilla Cornell, Michael Rosenfeld and David G. Carlson, eds., Hegel and Legal Theory (New York:  Routledge, 1991), pp. 321-346.


"Hermeneutics and the Rule of Law," in Gregory Leyh, ed., Legal Hermeneutics:  History. Theory, and Practice (University of California Press, 1992), pp. 3-22.


"Heidegger and Politics:  Some Lessons," in Tom Rockmore and Joseph Margolis, eds., The Heidegger Case:  On Philosophy and Politics (Philadelphia:  Temple University Press, 1992), pp. 282-312.


"Critical Theory and Reconciliation," in Don Browning and Francis Schüssler Fiorenza, eds., Habermas, Modernity, and Public Theology (New York:  Crossroad/ Continuum, 1992), pp. 118-150.


"Modernity in the Crossfire:  Comments on the Postmodern Turn," in John Paul Jones, III, Wolfgang Natter, and Theodore R. Schatzki, eds., Postmodern Contentions:  Epochs, Politics, Space (New York:  Guilford Press, 1993), pp. 17-38.


"Politics and Power:  Ricoeur's Political Paradox Revisited," in David Klemm and William Schweiker, eds., Meanings in Texts and Actions:  Questioning Paul Ricoeur (University of Virginia Press, 1993), pp. 176-194


"Modernity and Postmodernity," in Thomas Flynn and Dalia Judovitz, eds., Dialectic and Narrative (SUNY Press, 1993), pp. 105-120.


"Introduction," in Keith Hanley and Greg Kucich, eds., Colonialisms, Special Issue of Nineteenth-Century Contexts,vol. 18 (1994), pp. l-8.


"Max Weber and the Modern State," in Asher Horowitz and Terry Maley, eds., The Barbarism of Reason:  Max Weber and the Twilight of Enlightenment (University of Toronto Press, 1994), pp. 44-63.


"Foreword," in David Dickens and Andrea Fontana, eds., Postmodernism and Social Inquiry (Guilford Publications, 1994), pp. ix-x.


"Heidegger on Ethics and Justice," in Arleen B. Dallery and Stephen H. Watson, eds., Transitions in Continental Philosophy (SUNY Press, 1994), pp. 189-210.


"Heidegger and Freud," in Babette E. Babich, ed., From Phenomenology to Thought, Errancy, and Desire:  Topical Essays on the Work of William J. Richardson (Kluwer, 1995), pp. 549-567.



"Beyond Ideology:  Gandhi's Truth Revisited," in Manmohan Choudhuri and Ramjee Singh, eds., Mahatma Gandhi:  125 Years (Varanasi:  Gandhian Institute of Studies, 1995), pp. 35-51.


"Democracy and Multiculturalism," in Seyla Benhabib, ed., Democracy and Difference:  Contesting the Boundaries of the Political (Princeton University Press, 1996), pp. 278-294.


"The Discourse of Modernity," in Maurizio Passerin d'Entreves and Seyla Benhabib, eds., Habermas and the Unfinished Project of Modernity (Polity Press, 1996), pp. 59-96.


"Postmodernism and Democracy," in D. L. Sheth and Ashis Nandy, eds., The Multiverse of Democracy:  Essays in Honor of Rajni Kothari (SAGE, 1996), pp. 183-199.


"Modes of Cross-Cultural Encounter," in Anindita Balslev, ed., Cross-Cultural Conversation (Atlanta:  Scholars Press, 1996), pp. 211-236.


"Culture and Global Development," in Ninian Smart and B. Srinivasa Murthy, eds., East-West Encounters in Philosophy and Religion (Long Beach Publications, 1996), pp. 321-332.


"Foreword," in Bernhard Waldenfels, Order in the Twilight, trans. David J. Parent (Athens, OH:  Ohio University Press, 1996), pp. xi-xv.


"Agency and Structure," in Christopher G. A. Bryant and David Jary, eds., Anthony Giddens:  Critical Assessments (Routledge, 1997), vol. 2, pp. 53-67.


"'Inoperative' Global Community?  Reflections on Nancy," in D. Sheppard, S. Sparks, and Colin Thomas, eds., On Jean-Luc Nancy:  The Sense of Philosophy (London:  Routledge, 1997), pp. 174-196.


"Exit from Orientalism:  Comments on Wilhelm Halbfass," in Eli Franco and Karin Preisendanz, eds., Beyond Orientalism:  The Work of Wilhelm Halbfass and Its Impact on Indian and Cross-Cultural Studies (Amsterdam:  Rodopi, 1997), pp. 49-69.


"Global Development:  Alternative Voices from Delhi," in Chhanda Gupta and D. P. Chattopadhyaya, eds., Cultural Otherness and Beyond (Leiden:  Brill, 1998), pp. 143-167.


"Ethics and the Limits of Politics:  Comments on Elshtain," in Jean Bethke Elshtain, New Wine in Old Bottles:  International Politics and Ethical Discourse (Notre Dame:  University of Notre Dame Press, 1998), pp. 53-71.


"Introduction," in F. Dallmayr and G. N. Devy, eds., Between Tradition and Modernity:  India's Search for Identity (Delhi:  SAGE Publ., 1998), pp. 15-52.


"Freedom—East and West:  A Tribute to D. P. Chattopadhyaya," in Daya Krishna and K. Satchidananda Murty, eds., History, Custom and Truth:  Essays Presented to D. P. Chattopadhyaya (New Delhi:  Kalki Prakash, 1999), pp. 46-57.


"The Enigma of Health:  Gadamer at Century's End," in Lawrence K. Schmidt, ed., Language and Linguisticality in Gadamer's Hermeneutics (Lexington Books, 2000), pp. 155-169.


"What is Swaraj?  Lessons from Gandhi," in Anthony J. Parel, ed., Gandhi:  Freedom and Self-Rule (Lanham, MD:  Lexington Books, 2000), pp. 103-118.


"Derrida and Friendship," in Preston King and Heather Devere, eds., The Challenge to Friendship in Modernity (London:  Frank Cass, 2000), pp. 105-130.


"Dezentrierter Dialog:  Waldenfels an vielfachen Diskursüberkreuzungen," in Matthias Fischer, Hans-Dieter Gondek and Burkhard Liebsch, eds., Vernunft im Zeichen des Fremden:  Zur Philosophie von Bernhard Waldenfels (Suhrkamp Verlag, 2001), pp. 130-156.


"Beyond Fugitive Democracy?  Some Modern and Postmodern Reflections," in Aryeh Botwinick and William E. Connolly, eds., Democracy and Vision:  Sheldon Wolin and the Vicissitudes of the Political (Princeton University Press, 2001), pp. 58-78.


"Mas allá de la democracia fugitivia," in Isidoro Cherensky and Inés Pousadela, eds., Politica e instituciones en las nuevas democracias latinoamericanas (Buenos Aires:  Editorial Paidos, 2001), pp. 407-430.


"Liberation Beyond Liberalism:  Lessons from Buddhism and Islam," in Ananta K. Giri, ed., Rethinking Social Transformation (New Delhi:  Rawat Publ., 2001), pp. 109-133.


"Democracy:  Modern and Postmodern," in Sudha P. Pandya and Prafulla C. Kar, eds., Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Modernity (Delhi:  Pencraft International, 2001), pp. 23-46.


"Para além da democracia fugidia:  Algumas reflexóes modernas e pós-modernas," in Jessé Souza, ed., Democracia hoje:  Novas desafios para a Teoria democratica contemporânea (Brasilia, DF:  Editora Universidade de Brasilia, 2001), pp. 11-38.


"Memory and Social Imagination:  Latin-American Reflections," in Enrique R. Larreta and Candido Mendes, eds., Collective Imagination:  Limits and Beyond (Rio de Janeiro:  UNESCO, 2001), pp. 159-184.


"Christianity and Civilization," in Majid Tehranian and David W. Chappell, eds., Dialogue of Civilizations:  A New Peace Agenda for the New Millennium (New York:  Tauris Publ., 2002), pp. 125-137.


"Polis and Cosmopolis," in Hwa Yol Jung, ed., Comparative Political Culture in the Age of Globalization (Lexington Books, 2002), pp. 419-442.


"Introduction," in Ananta K. Giri, Conversations and Transformations:  Towards a New Ethics of Self and Society (Lexington Books, 2002), pp. xix-xxv.


"Transversal Liaisons:  Calvin Schrag on Selfhood," in Martin J. Matustik and William L. McBride, eds., Calvin O. Schrag and the Task of Philosophy after Postmodernity (Evanston, IL:  Northwestern University Press, 2002), pp. 129-151.


"Ethics and Public Life:  A Critical Tribute to Paul Ricoeur," in John Wall, William Schweiker, and W. David Hall, eds., Paul Ricoeur and Contemporary Moral Thought (New York:  Routledge, 2002), pp. 213-232.


"What is Swaraj?  Lessons from Gandhi," in Anthony J. Parel, ed., Gandhi, Freedom and Self-Rule (New Delhi:  Vistaar Publications, 2002), pp. 103-118.


"The Ambivalence of Europe:  European Culture and Its 'Other'," in Ralf Elm, ed., Europäische Identität:  Paradigmen und Methodenfragen (Baden-Baden:  Nomos Verlag, 2002), pp. 75-91.


"Sacred Nonsovereignty," in John D. Carlson and Erik C. Owens, eds., The Sacred and the Sovereign:  Religion and International Politics (Georgetown University Press, 2003), pp. 256-264.


"Modernity and Postmodernity," in Prafulla C. Kar, Kailash C. Baral, and Sura P. Rath, eds., Theory and Praxis:  Curriculum, Culture and English Studies (Delhi:  Pencraft International, 2003), pp. 23-33.


"Derrida and Friendship," in Eduardo A. Velásquez, ed., Love and Friendship:  Rethinking Politics and Affection in Modern Times (Lexington Books, 2003), pp. 549-574.


"Global Spiritual Resurgence?  On Christian and Islamic Spiritualities," in Fabio Petito and Pavlos Hatzopoulos, eds., Religion in International Relations:  The Return from Exile (Palgrave/Macmillan, 2003), pp. 209-236.


"Social Identity and Creative Praxis," in Kailash C. Baral and Prafulla C. Kar, eds., Identities:  Local and Global (Delhi:  Pencraft International, 2003), pp. 13-30.


"But on a Quiet Day…A Tribute to Arundhati Roy," in Sura P. Rath, Kailash C. Baral and D. Venkat Rao, eds., Reflections on Literature, Criticism and Theory:  Essays in Honour of Professor Prafulla C. Kar (Delhi:  Pencraft International, 2004), pp. 231-247. 



"Confucianism and the Public Sphere:  Five Relationships Plus One?" in Chaihark Hahm and Daniel Bell, eds., The Politics of Affective Relations:  East Asia and Beyond (Lexington Books, 2004), pp. 41-59.


“An Islamic Reformation?  Some Afterthoughts,” in Michaelle Browers and Charles Kurzman, eds., An Islamic Reformation? (Lanham, MD;  Lexington Books, 2004), pp. 178-184.


"Habermas and the Discourse of Modernity:  Nietzsche as Turnwheel," in Babette E. Babich, ed., Habermas, Nietzsche, and Critical Theory (Amherst, NY:  Humanity Books, 2004), pp. 81-104.


“Laclau and Hegemony:  Some (Post) Hegelian Caveats,” in Simon Critchley and Oliver Marchart, eds., Laclau:  A Critical Reader (Routledge, 2004), pp. 35-53.


"Global Ethics:  Beyond the Dichotomy of Universalism and Particularism" (Russian), in Marietta Stepaniants, ed., Cravnitelnaya Philosophiya (Moscow:  Russian Academy, 2004), pp. 274-297.


"Dialogue among Civilizations:  A Hermeneutical Perspective," in Hermann-Josef Scheidgen, Norbert Hintersteiner and Yoshiro Nakamura, eds., Philosophie, Gesellschaft und Bildung in Zeiten der Globalisierung (Amsterdam-New York:  Rodopi, 2005), pp. 67-84.


"The Underside of Modernity:  Adorno, Heidegger, and Dussel," in Santosh Gupta, Prafulla C. Kar, and Parul D. Mukherji, eds., Rethinking Modernity (Delhi:  Pencraft International, 2005), pp. 22-41.


“Empire and Cosmopolis:  Civilization at the Crossroads,” in Raúl Fornet-Betancour, ed., New Colonialisms in North-South Relations (Frankfurt-London:  IKO Verlag für Interkulturelle Kommunikation, 2005), pp. 45-70.


"Globalization and Inequality:  A Plea for Cosmopolitan Justice," in Marion E. Jones, ed., To the Digital Divide and Back:  Social Welfare, Technology, and the New Economy (University of Toronto Press, 2006), pp.


"Gandhi and Islam:  A Heart-and-Mind Unity?" in V. R. Mehta and Thomas Pantham, eds., Political Ideas in Modern India:  Thematic Explorations (New Delhi:  Sage Publ., 2006), pp. 206-220.


 “Nomolatry and Fidelity:  A Response to Charles Taylor,” in Kenneth L. Grasso and Jean B. Elshtain, eds., Theology and Public Philosophy (Eerdmans, 2006), pp.


“Globalization and Inequality:  A Plea for Cosmopolitan Justice,” in Ali Mirsepassi, ed., Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa, and the Middle East (Duke University Press, 2006), pp.


“But on a Quiet Day … A Tribute to Arundhati Roy,” in Stephen E. Bronner and Michael J. Thompson, eds., The Logos Reader:  Rational Radicalism and the Future of Politics (Lexington, KY:  University of Kentucky Press, 2006), pp. 149-163.


“Dialogue among Civilizations:  A Hermeneutical Perspective,” in Sura P. Rath, K. Nirupa Rani, and V.C. Sudheer, eds., Dialogics of Cultural Encounters:  Nations and Nationalities in Periods of Conflict (Delhi:  Pencraft International, 2006), pp. 25-41.


“Encounters between European and Asian Social Theory,” in Gerard Delanty, ed., Handbook of Contemporary European Social Theory (London/New York:  Routledge, 2006), pp. 372-380.


“’Asian Values’ and Global Human Rights,” in Ten Chin Lew, ed., Theories of Human Rights (Hampshire, UK:  Ashgate Publ., 2006) pp.


“Critical Intellectuals in a Global Age:  Asian and European Encounters,” in Gerard Delanty, ed., Europe and Asia Beyond East and West (Routledge, 2006), pp. 284-304.


“Una rinascita spirituale globale?  Spiritualità cristiana e spiritualità islamica,” in Pavlos Hatzopoulos and Fabio Petito, eds., Ritorno dall’esilio: La religione nelle relazioni internazionali (Milan: Vita e Pensiero, 2006), pp. 263-294.


“Love and Justice:  A Memorial Tribute to Paul Ricoeur,” in Raúl Fornet-Betancourt, ed., New Forms of Solidarity between North and South:  Universalize Justice (Frankfurt-Main:  IKO Verlag, 2006), pp. 117-134.


"Les modalites du dialogue interculturel," in Diversite culturelle et valeurs transversales (Tokyo-Paris: UNESCO, 2006), pp. 76-84.

"Beautiful Freedom: Schiller on the 'Aesthetic Education' of Humanity," in Roger T. Ames and Peter D. Hershock, eds., Educations and Their Purposes
(Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press, 2007), pp. 375-388.


“Adorno and Heidegger on Modernity,” in Iain MacDonald and Krzysztof Ziarek, eds., Adorno and Heidegger:  Philosophical Questions (Stanford University Press, 2007), pp. 167-181.


“Homelessness and Pilgrimage:  In Memory of Wilhelm Halbfass,” in Karin Preisendanz, ed., Expanding and Merging Horizons:  Contributions to South Asian and Cross-Cultural Studies in Commemoration of Wilhelm Halbfass (Vienna:  Austrian Academy of Science Press, 2007), pp. 193-201.


“Jacques Derrida’s Legacy:  Democracy to Come,” in Kailash Baral, ed., Theory after Derrida


“Justice and Cross-Cultural Dialogue:  From Theory to Practice,” in Joseph Camilleri and Michaelis Michael, eds., The Politics of Empire and the Culture of Dialogue


“Heidegger on Being with Others and the Problem of ‘the Social’,” in Robert C. Scharff, eds., The Cambridge Guidebook to Being and Time (Cambridge, UK:  University of Cambridge Press,     ), pp.


“Religious Freedom:  Preserving the Salt of the Earth,” in Robert Gooding-Williams and Miguel Vatter, eds., Crediting God:  The Fate of Religion and Politics in the Age of Global Capitalism (New York:  Fordham University Press,      ), pp.


“Comparative Political Theory:  What is it Good For?,” in Takashi Shagimen and Cary Nederman, eds.,


“Philosophie et Démocratic Cosmopolitique,” in


“Globalization and Political Philosophy,” in


“Gandhi and Islam:  A Heart-and-Mind Unity?” in Douglas Allen, ed., The Philosophy of Mahatma Gandhi for the 21st Century (Lanham, MD:  Lexington Press,      ), pp.


“Introduction,” in Fred Dallmayr and Abbas Manoocheri, eds., Civilizational Dialogue and Political Theory:  Tehran Papers (Lanham, MD:  Lexington Press,      ), pp.


“Transnational Citizenship:  Paths Beyond the Nation-State,” in Ismail Yaylaci and Akif Kayapinar, eds., Civilizations and World Orders (Lexington Press,             ), pp.