Simone Chambers

Simone Chambers, is a Professor of Political Science at the University of Toronto. She is writing a book, Public Reason and Deliberation, which investigates the role of citizen deliberation in contemporary democratic theory. Her primary areas of scholarship include political philosophy, ethics, democratic theory and constitutional theory. She is the author of Reasonable Democracy: Jürgen Habermas and the Politics of Discourse (1996) and the co-editor of Deliberation, Democracy, and the Media (2000) and Alternative Conceptions of Civil Society (2001) as well as many journal articles.