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On Vallier’s Ch. 6 “Reconciliation in Law”

I have known Kevin and his work for five years, and I am glad that so many great people have joined in this reading group. Special thanks go to Simon May for supporting our discussion. I will here keep my … Continue reading

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CFP: Illiberal Views in Liberal States

Philosophy and Public Issues Call for papers Symposium: Illiberal Views in Liberal States With a discussion of Corey Brettschneider ’s When the State Speaks, What Should It Say? (Princeton University Press, 2012) Submission Deadline Long Abstract (1,000 words max): 15 … Continue reading

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Comments on Vallier, Chapter 5, Moderate Idealization: Preserving Diversity

Chapter 5 Moderate Idealization: Preserving Diversity A central part of Kevin’s defense of convergence as a superior model of public justification depends upon how citizens are idealized. Radical idealization—where citizens are posited to be fully rational and fully informed—is problematic … Continue reading

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CFP: The Scope of Religious Exemptions (New Abstract Deadline: December 1st)

We are extending the deadline for submitting abstracts for BGSU’s conference on the scope of religious exemptions until December 1st, 2014. CALL FOR ABSTRACTS The Bowling Green Workshop in Applied Ethics and Public Policy The Scope of Religious Exemptions April 17th-18th, … Continue reading

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Call for Applications / Summer School / Political Violence / University of Edinburgh / 24 to 26 June 2015

Call for Applications Political Violence Perspectives from Law, History and Political Theory University of Edinburgh / 24 to 26 June 2015 In June 2015 the University of Edinburgh will offer an interdisciplinary Summer School on Political Violence. This three-day event … Continue reading

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CFP: The Scope of Religious Exemptions (Abstract Submission by November 15th)

This post serves as a reminder that Bowling Green State University is hosting a conference on the proper scope of religious exemptions. We’re accepting abstracts until November 15th, 2014. CALL FOR ABSTRACTS The Bowling Green Workshop in Applied Ethics and … Continue reading

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