2013 / 2014

Date / Time Details Where
20 Jun 2014 9:00am - 5:00pm Workshop: Spectating and Acting
Hosted by: Dr Mathias Thaler # University of Edinburgh; Speaker: Prof Carol C. Gould # City University of New York; Speaker: Prof Jeffrey Green # University of Pennsylvania; Speaker: Dr Mihaela Mihai # University of York; Speaker: Dr Andrew Schaap # University of Exeter
University of Edinburgh, Main Library Building, Room 1.11
8 May 2014 4:00pm - 5:30pm Seminar: Which Republicanism, Whose Liberty
Speaker: Rob Jubb # University of Leicester
Chrystal Macmillan Building, Pod 4 (4th Floor)
29 Apr 2014 5:30pm - 8:00pm Seminar: What is ‘socially responsible’ investment?
Speaker: Andreas Hoepner # Associate Professor of Finance and Director of Enterprise, ICMA Centre, Henley Business School, Senior Academic Fellow, United Nations backed Principles for Responsible Investment; Speaker: Brett Scott # Campaigner, journalist and Author of The Heretic's Guide to Global Finance; Speaker: Stephen Porter # PhD candidate in Geosciences, University of Edinburgh, with significant experience in finance; Speaker: Dave Gorman # University of Edinburgh; Hosted by: Kieran Oberman # University of Edinburgh
G.07 Meadows Lecture Theatre - Doorway 4
9 Apr 2014 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Eternity and the Constitution
Speaker: Silvia Suteu # University of Edinburgh
Chrystal Macmillan Building, Pod 4 (4th floor)
2 Apr 2014 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Children’s Authority
Speaker: Dr Philip Cook # University of Edinburgh
Chrystal Macmillan Building, Pod 4 (4th floor)
26 Mar 2014 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Spheres of Liberal Neutrality
Speaker: Dr Nick Martin # University of Edinburgh
Chrystal Macmillan Building, Pod 4 (4th floor)
19 Mar 2014 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Equality and Ecological Space
Speaker: Prof Tim Hayward # University of Edinburgh; Please choose: TBC # TBC
Chrystal Macmillan Building, Pod 4 (4th floor)
12 Mar 2014 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: The Basic Structure of Constitutional Democracy
Speaker: Dr Paolo Sandro # University of Edinburgh
Chrystal Macmillan Building, Pod 4 (4th floor)
7 Mar 2014 1:00pm - 2:30pm Seminar: Ethics Forum - Fairtrade and Food Security
Speaker: Kirsteen Shields # University of Dundee; Speaker: Chris Bell # TBC; Speaker: Mandira Kuikel Bhattarai # GPI Nepal; Speaker: Amisha Bhandari # GPI Nepal
Seminar room 2, Chrystal Macmillan Building
5 Mar 2014 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Towards "human rights compatible" public budgets
Speaker: Dr Jaakko Kuosmanen # Oxford University
Chrystal Macmillan Building, Pod 4 (4th floor)
26 Feb 2014 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: A Pragmatist Defence of the Ban on Torture
Speaker: Dr Mathias Thaler # University of Edinburgh
Chrystal Macmillan Building, Pod 4 (4th floor)
21 Feb 2014 4:10pm - 6:00pm Lecture: Aggregation of Small Harms and Proportionality in Defense
Speaker: Jeff McMahan # Rutgers
Room 1.20, Dugald Stewart Building, Edinburgh University
12 Feb 2014 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: An Incomplete Interpretation
Speaker: Alex Latham # University of Edinburgh
Chrystal Macmillan Building, Pod 4 (4th floor)
5 Feb 2014 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Legal Concepts and Objectivity
Speaker: Dr Chris Macleod # University of Lancaster
Chrystal Macmillan Building, Pod 4 (4th floor)
29 Jan 2014 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: The Myth of the Optional War
Speaker: Dr Kieran Oberman # University of Edinburgh
Chrystal Macmillan Building, Pod 4 (4th floor)
22 Jan 2014 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Nudges, 'Libertarian Paternalism’ and a Millian Approach to Tackling Obesity
Speaker: Dr Ben Saunders # University of Stirling
Chrystal Macmillan Building, Pod 4 (4th floor)
15 Jan 2014 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Living Truths and Dead Dogmas
Speaker: Daniel Coposescu # University of Edinburgh
Chrystal Macmillan Building, Pod 4 (4th floor)
4 Dec 2013 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: TBC
Speaker: Christina Dineen # University of Edinburgh
Chrystal Macmillan Building, Pod 5 (5th floor)
27 Nov 2013 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Solidarity
Speaker: Ashley Taylor # University of Edinburgh
Chrystal Macmillan Building, Pod 5 (5th floor)
22 Nov 2013 1:00pm - 2:30pm Seminar: Ethics Forum Event
Speaker: Alastair Davis # Chief Executive, Social Investment Scotland; Speaker: Dave Gorman # Director of Social Responsibility and Sustainability, University of Edinburgh; Speaker: Chic Brodie MSP # Cross-Party Group on Social Enterprise; Hosted by: Philip Cook # Politics and International Relations, University of Edinburgh
CMB Seminar Room 2
20 Nov 2013 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Marx’s Historical Method and Liberalism
Speaker: Andrew Drever # University of Edinburgh
Chrystal Macmillan Building, Pod 5 (5th floor)
13 Nov 2013 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Religious accommodation
Speaker: Dr Nick Martin # University of Edinburgh
Chrystal Macmillan Building, Pod 5 (5th floor)
6 Nov 2013 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Ideal Theory, Democracy and Institutional Design
Speaker: Alex Latham # University of Edinburgh
Chrystal Macmillan Building, Pod 5 (5th floor)
30 Oct 2013 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: From Natural Law to General Equilibrium Theory
Speaker: Dr Nathan Coombs # University of Edinburgh
Chrystal Macmillan Building, Pod 5 (5th floor)
23 Oct 2013 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: On the Nature of the Right to Development
Speaker: Dr Jaakko Kuosmanen # University of Oxford
Chrystal Macmillan Building, Pod 5 (5th floor)
16 Oct 2013 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Towards an Integration of the Ecological Space Paradigm and the Capabilities Approach
Speaker: Wouter Peeters # University of Edinburgh/Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Chrystal Macmillan Building, Pod 5 (5th floor)
15 Oct 2013 5:00pm - 6:30pm Seminar: The Reciprocity Theory of Rights
Speaker: Dr David Rodin # Oxford University
CMB Pod 3
11 Oct 2013 1:00pm - 2:30pm Seminar: Is the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (Still) Fit for Purpose?
Speaker: Mark Bevan # Director of Amnesty International Scotland; Speaker: Christine Bell # Professor of Constitutional Law, Director, Global Justice Academy, University of Edinburgh
Seminar room 1, Chrystal Macmillan Building, George Square
9 Oct 2013 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Is Theft Wrong?
Speaker: Dr Kieran Oberman # University of Edinburgh
Chrystal Macmillan Building, Pod 5 (5th floor)
2 Oct 2013 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Slurs, Defamation, and Reclaiming
Speaker: Dr Guy Fletcher # University of Edinburgh
Chrystal Macmillan Building, Pod 5 (5th floor)
25 Sep 2013 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Justice in Schooling
Speaker: Dr Philip Cook # University of Edinburgh
Chrystal Macmillan Building, Pod 5 (5th floor)