Monthly Archives: April 2008

Martha Nussbaum with Bill Moyers

Via Thom Brooks and Brian Leiter, Martha Nussbaum in conversation with Bill Moyers here on liberty of conscience. Given Moyers’ other recent associations, this clearly makes Nussbaum unelectable.

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CFP: Thick Concepts

University of Kent: 3-5 July 2009 | CFP: 2 February 2009 Via Simon Kirchin at Ethics Etc., something that may be of interest to political philosophers: Many philosophers are familiar with the distinction between thin and thick concepts. Canonical examples … Continue reading

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CFP: Political Philosophy and its History

NPSA: 13-15 November 2008 | CFP: 15 June 2008 Via Fritz Allhoff at the Philosophy Google Group: The Northeastern Political Science Association will hold its 40th annual meeting on November 13-15, 2008 at the Omni Parker House Hotel in Boston, … Continue reading

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Journal of Political Philosophy 16 (2), June 2008

Here is the June JPP:

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Journal of Political Philosophy 16 (1), March 2008

The March issue of JPP has been available for a while, and the June issue has just come out, so I thought I would post both. There are many people who use these links to access the articles, but unfortunately … Continue reading

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Remarks on Comments on Chapter 14, and a Concluding Note

I’m grateful to Zofia for the excellent summary and questions. Let me say something about her question in order: On her (1): Zofia asks whether there is really much point to hopeless ideal theory if we really know it won’t … Continue reading

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