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Conference: The Authority of Tradition – October 3rd 2014, The College of William and Mary

The Authority of Tradition Conference Schedule Friday, October 3, 2014 8:30am      Refreshments Available 8:45am      Opening Remarks 9am           Sabina Lovibond, “Between Tradition and Criticism: The ‘Uncodifiability’ of Ethics” Comments by Christine Swanton 10: 40am   Break 10:50am    Gunnar Hindrichs, “Sensus Communis” Comments … Continue reading

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Pittsburgh Philosophy Workshop: Law & Morality

December 1st, 2012 – Pitt University Club: The Philosophy Department at the University of Pittsburgh presents a workshop on Law & Morality   Speakers:   Andrew Koppelman (Northwestern) – “Does Respect Require Antiperfectionism?” Henry Richardson (Georgetown) – “Democratic Autonomy and Democratic Authority” Paul Weithman … Continue reading

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CFP: Interdisciplinary Workshop on Authority Beyond States, Paris, 3-4 May 2012

For its third international Authority Beyond States workshop, the AUSTAT network invites submissions from political philosophy, international and comparative constitutional law, and political science to address the exercise of authority by international institutions.

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OPR VIII.22: The Authority of the State

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OPR V.14 Part 3: Resentment / Indignation vs. Authority

I summarized Section 14 in a separate post; here I want to raise a question about the reactive attitudes and authority claims that Gaus argues are essential parts of our ordinary moral practices. For the purposes of this post, I … Continue reading

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Genealogies of Political Authority

Hello all. I’ve recently published an article that may be of interest to readers of Public Reason, in particular those of you who are interested in questions relating to the normative status of political authority. I’m currently planning a sequel … Continue reading

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