Monthly Archives: September 2010

Justice: What’s the Right Thing To Do? A Public Lecture and Symposium on Michael J. Sandel’s Recent Book

sandelbudistinguishedlecture.pdf Boston University School of Law is pleased to announce the Annual Distinguished Lecture Justice: What’s the Right Thing To Do?A Public Lecture and Symposium on Michael J. Sandel’s Recent BookOctober 14, 2010Boston University School of Law Public Lecture: 12:30 … Continue reading

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Reading Group Proposal: Gerald Gaus, The Order of Public Reason

For those of you who do not know, Cambridge is about to publish Jerry Gaus’s new book, The Order of Public Reason. It will be out in hardback by the first of next year. Here’s a general description of the … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: Genetics and Justice panel(s) – PSA Annual Conference 2011

This is a call for papers for a Panel(s) on ‘Genetics and Justice’ for the forthcoming PSA Conference in London. The conference takes place from the 19-21st April 2011 and the conference theme is ‘Transforming Politics: New Synergies’, including the notion … Continue reading

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Query @ public reason

What is the single best thing to read about public reason?  Something by Josh Cohen?  David Estlund?  Rawls himself?  Other?  (Particulars appreciated.)  If context matters, say I want something that will convince an opponent that the later Rawlsian approach to … Continue reading

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