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Lars Rensmann is Associate Professor of Political Science and Chair of the Department of Political Science and International Affairs at John Cabot University in Rome. He is a member of the Editorial Board of the Journal of International Political Theory. Prior to joining JCU, he was the DAAD Professor of Political Science in the Department of Political Science at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor.  He is also Permanent Fellow at the Moses Mendelssohn Center, University of Potsdam, and Visiting Fellow at the Institute of Social Sciences, Humboldt University Berlin. His work focuses on global political theory and global & European politics. It has appeared in many journals, including the European Journal of Political Theory, Politics, Religion & Ideology, German Politics & Society, Patterns of Prejudice, Political Science, and Perspectives on Politics. Recent publications: Gaming the World: How Sports Are Reshaping Global Politics and Culture (Princeton UP, 2010; with Andrei S. Markovits), Politics and Resentment: Antisemitism and Counter-Cosmopolitanism in the European Union (Brill, 2011; ed. with Julius H. Schoeps); Arendt and Adorno: Political and Philosophical Investigations (Stanford UP, 2012; ed. with Samir Gandesha); The Frankfurt School and Antisemitism (SUNY Press, forthcoming).