Pietro Intropi (TCD) – ‘Self-ownership and reciprocity’
Cristián Rettig (Universidad Adolfo Ibáñez, Chile) – ‘Towards an action-guiding theory of human rights’
Adina Preda (TCD) – ‘Can there be positive human rights?’
Ashwini Vasanthakumar (Queen's University) – ‘Self-respect under conditions of oppression'
Jo Wolff (University of Oxford) – ‘Structural harm, structural injustice, structural repair'
Benjamin Kiesewetter (Freie Universität Berlin) – ‘What we may expect of each other' Rowan Cruft (University of Stirling) – 'What are duties?'
The Centre and the REAL project will be hosting the UK ALPP conference on September 2nd and 3rd. For more information, please visit the conference website here.
Adina Preda (Trinity College Dublin) – ‘Human rights and equality' Gerald Lang (Leeds) – 'Deontology and the minimization logic' Elizabeth Ashford (St. Andrews) – Title: TBA
Simon Kirchin (Kent) – ‘The normativity of fit' (Hosted jointly with the TCD Department of Philosophy)
Cristian Rettig (Universidad Adolfo Ibanēz) – ‘On the (unnecessary) thesis of forfeiture'
Kristin Voigt (McGill University) – ‘Relational equality, commemoration and denigrating names'
What is the relation between rights and egalitarian justice? There is a perception that the two pull in different directions, perhaps because rights are often conceptualised as individual entitlements and/or as deontological constraints while egalitarian theories of justice are taken to propose teleological principles whose satisfaction might infringe individual rights. Is this perception warranted? Are […]