Ethics

1993 Mar 18

The Pareto Argument for Inequality

4:30pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Land Auditorium, Belfer 4th Floor

Speaker: G.A. Cohen, Chichele Professor of Political and Social Theory, Oxford University

1992 May 07

Freedom of Expression

4:30pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Land Auditorium, Belfer 4th Floor

Speaker: Joshua Cohen, Goldberg Professor of the Humanities and Professor of Political science, MIT

1996 Apr 11

Meaning and Morality

4:30pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Wiener Auditorium, Kennedy School of Government

Speaker: Susan Wolf, Professor of Philosophy and Chair of the Department, Johns Hopkins University

1990 Dec 06

In Defense of Moral Rights

4:30pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Land Auditorium, Belfer 4th Floor

Speaker: Joel Feinberg, Regents Professor of Philosophy and Law, The University of Arizona

2003 Dec 11

Liberty, Paternalism, and Welfare

4:30pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Starr Auditorium, Belfer Building, KSG

Speaker: Cass Sunstein, Karl N. Llewellyn Distinguished Service Professor of Jurisprudence, Law School and Department of Political Science, University of Chicago

Summary by Ian MacMullen, Edmond J. Safra Graduate Fellow in Ethics

Professor Sunstein began a lecture rich in examples with two designed to illustrate the form and appeal of liberal paternalism. Employers in America have tried two strategies intended to increase...

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2001 Feb 08

Lecture II: The Future

5:00pm to 6:30pm

Location: 

Lowell Lecture Hall, corner of Kirkland & Oxford Streets

Speaker: Simon Schama, University Professor, Columbia University

2000 Nov 16

Sympathy as a Way of Extending Values and Concerns

4:30pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Lowell Lecture Hall, corner of Kirkland & Oxford Streets

Speaker: Ian Hacking, Professor, Institute for the History and Philosophy of Science and Technology, University of Toronto

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