Institute for Philosophy and Social Theory


The conference Thinking Beyond Capitalism is organized by The Group for Social Engagement Studies of Institute for Philosophy and Social Theory and Institut français de Serbie in cooperation with Center for Ethics, Law and Applied Politics (CELAP) and Center for Advanced Studies in Southeastern Europe (CAS – SEE).  The event is supported by the Serbian Ministry of Education, Scientific and Technological Development, Goethe Institute, Heinrich Böll Foundation, Rosa Luxemburg Foundation for Eastern Europe, Friedrich Ebert Foundation, ERSTE Stiftung, Singidunum University, Cultural Center of Belgrade, Balkan Trust for Democracy and Fund for Open Society.

The Group for Social Engagement Studies  is a research unit of the Institute for Philosophy and Social Theory, University of Belgrade. GSES combines theoretical and empirical research, realized by the community of philosophers, sociologists, anthropologists, political scientists, historians, etc. The main idea behind GSES is the productive reflection on the civic, public and social forms of engagement.



Petar Bojanić, Institute for Philosophy and Social Theory, University of Belgrade
Laurence Fontaine, CNRS, Centre Maurice Halbwachs/ENS, Paris
Mladen Lazić, University of Belgrade
Toni Prug, Queen Mary University of London
Catherine Samary, Université Dauphine, Paris
G. M. Tamás, CEU, Budapest
Peter Klepec, University of Ljubljana



Adriana Zaharijević, Ana Birešev, Igor Cvejić, Marjan Ivković, Igor Krtolica, Mark Losoncz, Aleksandar Matković,
Tamara Petrović-Trifunović, Srđan Prodanović, Gazela Pudar Draško, Jelena Vasiljević