Tuesday, February 01, 2011

Newcastle Ethics, Legal, and Political Philosophy Workshops

Spring 2011 programme
9th February
Dr Graham Long (Newcastle)
"Tolerating Injustice in War"

23rd February
Professor Kasper Lippert-Rasmussen (Aarhus)
"Global Injustice and Redistribution Wars"

23rd March
Professor Glen Newey (Keele)
"Free Speech: Getting the Point, Changing the Subject"

30th March
Dr Martin O’Neill (York)
"Markets without Capitalism?
Values, Principles of Justice and Property-Owning Democracy"

4th May
Professor Lord Raymond Plant (King’s College London)

18th May
Professor Peter Jones (Newcastle)
"Liberty, Equality, and Multicultural Accommodation"

All meetings will take place in the Politics Building room G6 at Newcastle University from 4.00-6.00pm. Meetings are open to the public. The only exceptions will be the two conferences and further information on them will be forthcoming. For more details, please contact Thom Brooks.

There will also be a conference on “Death: Its Meaning, Metaphysics, and Morality” on 6th-7th July 2011. Plenary speakers will include Ben Bradley and Mary Midgley.

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