Programme for Autumn Term 2006-7 (Rm S1.50)
11th October: A discussion of Christine Sypnowich, 'Begging', in The Egalitarian Conscience: Essays in Honour of G. A. Cohen, ed. Sypnowich (OUP, 2006). (B0.06)
18th October: A discussion of Lawrence Becker, 'Reciprocity, Justice, and Disability', Ethics, 116 (2005), 9-39. (B0.06)
25th October: A discussion of Steven Smith, 'The Social Construction of Talent: A Defence of Justice as Reciprocity', Journal of Political Philosophy, 9 (2001), 19-37. (B0.06)
1st November: A discussion of Elizabeth Brake, 'Rawls and Feminism: What Should Feminists Make of Liberal Neutrality?', Journal of Moral Philosophy, 1 (2004), 293-309. (S1.50)
8th November: Daniel Star (CAPPE, ANU), 'Epistemic Responsibility, Epistemic Authority and Reasonable Disagreements'. (Rm. S1.50)
15th November: Catriona McKinnon (Politics and International Relations, Reading), 'Corrective Justice, Just Savings and Climate Change'. (Rm. S1.50)
22nd November: Michael Otsuka (Philosophy, UCL), 'Moral Luck Egalitarianism'. (Rm S1.50)
29th November: Jonathan Seglow (Politics and International Relations, Royal Holloway), 'Associative Duties and Global Justice'. (S1.50)
6th December: Gustaf Arrhenius (Visiting Senior Research Fellow, Philosophy, Oxford), 'The Boundary Problem in Democratic Theory'. (S1.50)
Programme for Spring Term 2006-7 (Rm S1.50)
10th January: Victor Tadros (Law, Warwick), 'The Wrong of Rape as the Wrongs of Rapes'.
17th January: A discussion of Dan McDermott, 'Fair-Play Obligations', Political Studies, 52 (2004), 216-32.
24th January: Alan Cromartie (Politics and International Relations, Reading), 'Thomas Hobbes: The Moral Argument'.
31st January: A discussion of Andrea Sangiovanni, 'Global Justice, Reciprocity, and the State', Philosophy and Public Affairs, 35 (2007), 3-39.
21st February: Andres Moles (PAIS, Warwick), 'Content-Based Regulation on Speech and Liberal Neutrality'.
28th February: Robert Fine (Sociology, Warwick), 'Crimes Against Humanity: Law and Politics in the Work of Hannah Arendt'.
14th March: A discussion of G. A. Cohen, 'Casting the First Stone: Who Can, and Who Can't, Condemn the Terrorists?'
Programme for Summer Term 2006-7 (Rm S1.50)
25th April: Serena Olsaretti (Philosophy, Cambridge), 'The Price of Parenthood'.
2nd May: Stuart White (Politics and International Relations, Oxford), 'What (if Anything) is Wrong with Inheritance Tax?'.
9th May: Daniel Priel (Law, Yale), 'Forty Years On'.
10th May (10.30am-Noon): David Bilchitz (Witwatersrand, South Africa) will join us to discuss his new book, Poverty and Fundamental Rights: The Justification and Enforcement of Socio-Economic Rights (Oxford University Press, 2007).
16th May: Bill O'Brian (Law, Warwick), 'Distributive Justice and the Harm Principle'.