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DEMOCRATIC RIGHTS – DEMOCRATIC DUTIES” WORKSHOP

Charles Sturt University, Canberra, 3-4th July 2013

(please note change of location)

CALL FOR REGISTRATION

Programme

Jason Brennan (Georgetown): Signaling Equality? Against Semiotic Arguments for Democracy
Respondent: Daniel Cohen (Charles Sturt)

Tom Campbell (Charles Sturt): Should Democracy Be Recognised as a Human Right?
Respondent: Anthony Langlois (Flinders)

Russel Daylight (Charles Sturt): In the Name of Democracy
Respondent: Paul Voice (Bennington)

Piero Moraro (Charles Sturt): Right to Vote and Right to Do Wrong
Respondent: Margaret Meek-Lange (Macquarie)

Massimo Renzo (Warwick): Moral Equality of Combatants and the Duty to Fight Unjust Wars
Respondent: Christian Barry (ANU)

Sarah Sorial (Wollongong): Free speech rights: Do Speakers also Have Duties?
Respondent: Peter Balint (UNSW)

Kevin Walton (USYD): Democracy and Political Obligation
Respondent: Joanne C. Lau (Virginia Tech)

  • Full workshop AUD 40
  • One day   AUD 20
  • Dinner (3July) AUD 65

Information on venue, speakers and abstracts can be found at http://democraticduties.wordpress.com/

To register to this event, please contact Dr. Piero Moraro at pmoraro@csu.edu.au

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CONFERENCE:  “Democratic Rights – Democratic Duties”

Charles Sturt University, Bathurst, New South Wales

3-4th July 2013

The Faculty of Arts at Charles Sturt University organises a conference on the topic “Democratic Rights – Democratic Duties”. The event aims to bring together academics working in the humanities, to foster discussion over what rights and duties are bestowed upon citizens of democratic countries. Papers will cover topics such as political participation, the ethics of voting, just war theory, the language of democracy, human rights.

Speakers:

Jason Brennan (Georgetown, USA)

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