1st workshop of the REAL projectOnline
Rationale The kinds of justification or ground most commonly offered for human rights ca be divided into instrumental and non-instrumental justifications. According to the former, human rights protect valued features of human life; according to the latter, human rights are expressions of our inviolable moral status as persons. Both types of justification have significant limitations; […]
CJV Work-in-progress seminar: Pietro IntropiOnline
Pietro Intropi (TCD) – ‘Self-ownership and reciprocity’
CJV Visiting Speaker seminar: Cristián RettigOnline
Cristián Rettig (Universidad Adolfo Ibáñez, Chile) – ‘Towards an action-guiding theory of human rights’
CJV Work-in-progress seminar: Adina PredaTBA
Adina Preda (TCD) – ‘Can there be positive human rights?’
CJV Visiting Speaker seminar: Ashwini VasanthakumarOnline
Ashwini Vasanthakumar (Queen's University) – ‘Self-respect under conditions of oppression'
CJV Visiting Speaker seminar: Jo WolffHybrid - Arts 5012 and Online
Jo Wolff (University of Oxford) – ‘Structural harm, structural injustice, structural repair'
CJV Mini-Workshop on ‘Rights, duties, and reasons’Hybrid - Arts 5012 and Online
Benjamin Kiesewetter (Freie Universität Berlin) – ‘What we may expect of each other' Rowan Cruft (University of Stirling) – 'What are duties?'
UK Analytic Legal and Political Philosophy ConferenceTrinity College Dublin
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.
CJV Workshop on ‘The role of rights’Galbraith Seminar Room, The Long Room Hub
Adina Preda (Trinity College Dublin) – ‘Human rights and equality' Gerald Lang (Leeds) – 'Deontology and the minimization logic' Elizabeth Ashford (St. Andrews) – Title: TBA
CJV Visiting Speaker seminar: Simon KirchinArts 5012
Simon Kirchin (Kent) – ‘The normativity of fit' (Hosted jointly with the TCD Department of Philosophy)
CJV Visiting Speaker seminar: Cristian RettigTRiSS seminar room
Cristian Rettig (Universidad Adolfo Ibanēz) – ‘On the (unnecessary) thesis of forfeiture'
CJV Visiting Speaker seminar: Kristin VoigtTRiSS seminar room
Kristin Voigt (McGill University) – ‘Relational equality, commemoration and denigrating names'