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Cogitatio is a publisher founded in 2014 with the aim of promoting open-access divulgation of scientific knowledge. We believe that open-source knowledge generates something more valuable, benefiting researchers, policy-makers and society in general.


Latest Publications

EU Institutional Politics of Secrecy and Transparency in Foreign Affairs: A Commentary
Emily O'Reilly
Commentary | Politics and Governance | Publication date: 25 September 2017
The Puzzle of Transparency Reforms in the Council of the EU
Daniel Naurin
Commentary | Politics and Governance | Publication date: 25 September 2017
Allies in Transparency? Parliamentary, Judicial and Administrative Interplays in the EU’s International Negotiations
Vigjilenca Abazi and Johan Adriaensen
Article | Politics and Governance | Publication date: 25 September 2017
Transparency as a Platform for Institutional Politics: The Case of the Council of the European Union
Maarten Hillebrandt
Article | Politics and Governance | Publication date: 25 September 2017
Not Worth the Net Worth? The Democratic Dilemmas of Privileged Access to Information
Guri Rosén and Anne Elizabeth Stie
Article | Politics and Governance | Publication date: 25 September 2017
Transparency Watchdog: Guarding the Law and Independent from Politics? The Relationship between the European Ombudsman and the European Parliament
Christine Neuhold and Andreea Năstase
Article | Politics and Governance | Publication date: 25 September 2017
From Access to Documents to Consumption of Information: The European Commission Transparency Policy for the TTIP Negotiations
Evelyn Coremans
Article | Politics and Governance | Publication date: 25 September 2017
How Much Is Enough? Explaining the Continuous Transparency Conflict in TTIP
Niels Gheyle and Ferdi De Ville
Article | Politics and Governance | Publication date: 25 September 2017
Secrecy, Efficiency, Transparency in EU Negotiations: Conflicting Paradigms?
Päivi Leino
Article | Politics and Governance | Publication date: 25 September 2017
EU Institutional Politics of Secrecy and Transparency in Foreign Affairs
Vigjilenca Abazi and Johan Adriaensen
Editorial | Politics and Governance | Publication date: 25 September 2017
Sustainable Cities and Healthy Cities: Are They the Same?
Kent E. Portney and Garett Thomas Sansom
Article | Urban Planning | Publication date: 25 September 2017
Media Activism as Movement? Collective Identity Formation in the World Forum of Free Media
Hilde C. Stephansen
Article | Media and Communication | Publication date: 22 September 2017
Forgetting History: Mediated Reflections on Occupy Wall Street
Michael S. Daubs and Jeffrey Wimmer
Article | Media and Communication | Publication date: 22 September 2017
(De)Centralization of the Global Informational Ecosystem
Johanna Möller and M. Bjørn von Rimscha
Article | Media and Communication | Publication date: 22 September 2017
Raging Against the Machine: Network Gatekeeping and Collective Action on Social Media Platforms
Sarah Myers West
Article | Media and Communication | Publication date: 22 September 2017