Category Archives: Notices

Call for Papers – Collective Responsibility for the Future

  Call for Papers ‘Collective Responsibility for the Future’ A conference to be held at University College Dublin, 15-16 June, 2015 Sponsored by: School of Politics and International Relations, University College Dublin, Ireland The Jean Beer Blumenfeld Center for Ethics, … Continue reading

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New Book: Democracy and Disenfranchisement

I would like to announce the publication of my book, Democracy and Disenfranchisement: The Morality of Electoral Exclusions. It is available at Amazon and Oxford UP. Below is the jacket description, advanced praise, and table of contents. The denial of … Continue reading

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Workshop on “The Idea of Social Equality”, York, 17-18 September 2014

Workshop on “The Idea of Social Equality”, King’s Manor, University of York, 17-18 September 2014 The first of four workshops on Social Equality, sponsored by the British Academy and Leverhulme Trust, in association with the Department of Politics at the … Continue reading

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Call for papers Conference on “Compromise and Disagreement” 27-29 May, 2015 Department of Political Science University of Copenhagen, Denmark   CONFIRMED KEYNOTES Eric Beerbohm (Harvard) Richard Bellamy (UCL) Michael Freeden (Nottingham) Alin Fumurescu (Yale) Lea Ypi (LSE)   Modern … Continue reading

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The philosopher and the fraudster: a victory for multimillionaire ethicists everywhere

On Tuesday, London news outlet ‘Ham & High’ reported the heart-warming tale of ‘world renowned philosopher from Primrose Hill’ Jonathan Glover, and his triumph over would-be fraudster Nishathur Chowdhury, of the Salvation Army Hostel, Great Peter Street, Victoria (see The … Continue reading

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  Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship in Philosophy Description A Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship (SKO 1352) is vacant at the Department of Philosophy, Classics, History of Art and Ideas at the University of Oslo (UiO). The post is available for a period of three years, preferably starting in … Continue reading

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