Margherita Galassini

  • Full Time Researchers
  • Human Rights
  • Religious Pluralism
  • Migration
  • Artificial Intelligence

Margherita Galassini holds a PhD in Political Theory from LUISS Guido Carli, Rome. Prior to FBK, she was a Junior Visiting Scholar at Nuffield College, University of Oxford. Margherita obtained an MRes in European Studies and an MSc in Philosophy and Public Policy from the London School of Economics and Political Science and a BA in Philosophy and Politics from the University of Southampton.

Her main research interests concern religious pluralism, migration and questions at the intersection of religion, human rights and artificial intelligence. Her PhD dissertation, “Religion and Liberal Legitimacy”, assessed the role of state sovereignty in settling questions concerning the scope and extent of the rights to freedom of religion and freedom of association.


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Galassini, M. (2019). Militant secularism versus tolerant pluralism: a critical assessment of the European Court of Human Rights. In: L. Bialasiewicz and V. Gentile, eds., Spaces of tolerance. Changing geographies and philosophies of religion in today’s Europe. London: Routledge, pp. 121-139.