Monthly Archives: September 2012

2013 Montreal Political Theory Manuscript Award / Prix de l’atelier de manuscrit de philosophie politique de Montréal

(le français suit) THE ANNUAL MONTREAL POLITICAL THEORY MANUSCRIPT WORKSHOP AWARD Call for applications: The Groupe de recherche interuniversitaire en philosophie politique de Montréal (GRIPP), spanning the departments of political science and philosophy at McGill University, l’Université de Montréal, Concordia … Continue reading

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APT/Oxford Political Thought Conference Registration Now Open

The Political Thought Conference, St Catherine’s College, Oxford, is now open for registration online at : http://www.eventbrite.co.uk/event/4446569810 Speakers include Lea Ypi, Patchen Markell, Rob Jubb, Duncan Bell, Anne Phillips, Alan Finlayson, Ruth Kinna and Margaret Moore.  Details available at: http://www.associationforpoliticalthought.ac.uk/2013conference/ … Continue reading

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“TVA” Conference: Themes on the Moral Philosophy of Kant and Rawls

The Program for the Tennessee Value and Agency (“TVA”) 2012 Conference is now available here: http://web.utk.edu/~acureto1/tva/files/2012/08/2012-TVA-Program.pdf Those interested in attending may consult Adam Cureton, adamcureton@utk.edu, with questions, should there be any. The meeting is open to the public and we … Continue reading

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Ideals and Reality in Social Ethics 2013 – Call for papers/panels

University of Wales, Newport Caerleon Campus, 19-21 March Keynote speakers: – Seyla Benhabib (Yale University) – Geoffrey Hawthorn (Cambridge University) – Andrew Sayer (Lancaster University) Theorists are expert at theorising. Should they also be expert at negotiating the challenges of … Continue reading

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UCL Political Theory Seminar Programme

The UCL Political Theory Seminar Programme for this Term is below. Papers shall be available at http://www.ucl.ac.uk/spp/seminars at least one week before each seminar. All seminars are held at 5.00pm in The Council Room, School of Public Policy, 29/30 Tavistock Square. Oct 17: … Continue reading

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Oxford Political Thought Conference/Association for Political Thought

The new website of the Britain and Ireland Association for Political Thought (APT) is now live at: http://www.associationforpoliticalthought.ac.uk/ Please send us news of you jobs, conferences, events and any other items to: info@associationforpoliticalthought.ac.uk Those wishing to join the Association may … Continue reading

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CFP: Liberalism and Republicanism: Public Policy Implications

CFP: Liberalism and Republicanism: Public Policy Implications School of Public Policy, Department of Political Science, University College London 21 February, 2013 Keynote speaker: Dr Stuart White (Oxford): ‘The Liberal Contribution to Republican Political Theory’ In recent years there has been … Continue reading

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Responsibility and the Criminal Law

The University of Milan, Italy Department “Cesare Beccaria” 9 and 10 october 2012 Responsibility and the Criminal Law 9 october, 15.30 John Stanton-Ife (King’s College, London – The Law Commission) Mental Disorder and Sexual Consent: Williams and After Discussant: Filippo … Continue reading

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Freedom from Past Injustices – new book update

Dear All, You might be interested to know that my new book, Freedom from Past Injustices: A Critical Evaluation of Claims for Inter-Generational Reparations is now available from Edinburgh University Press. Brief description: Should contemporary citizens provide material redress to … Continue reading

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Call for papers: Thematic Section: 12th Congress of the French Political Science Association (AFSP), July 9-11, 2013, Section 22

Deadline: October 15, 2012 Les procédures de la démocratie. Perspectives pour la théorie politique et la pratique de la démocratie Cette section thématique se propose d’analyser et d’évaluer trois procédures de décision qui sont actuellement revendiquées comme démocratiques : le … Continue reading

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Revised call for papers

We are pleased to add Henry Shue as the keynote speaker for the workshop on “Global Environmental Justice” at the Universität Bremen, 26/27 April 2013. Abstracts of proposed papers should be up to 500 words; they can be submitted to … Continue reading

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