News    

  1. The latest issue of “Klēsis‚” the French philosophy journal‚ is devoted to Peter Singer.

    Klēsis’ special issue on Peter Singer has contributions from individuals such as Charles Camosy and Lori Gruen to Peter Singer himself.

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  2. VPL senior‚ Andrew Nelson‚ is named co–winner of Princeton′s 2016 Moses Taylor Pyne Honor Prize.

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  3. Stephen Macedo to deliver the Fourth Annual Lester Kissel Lecture in Ethics at Harvard’s Safra Center for Ethics. 

    The lecture titled‚“No Slippery Slopes: Same–Sex Couples‚ Monogamy‚ and the Future of Marriage” will be held on February 11.

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Upcoming Events    

  1. Monday, February 15, 2016 What is Misogyny? A Feminist Analysis Kate Manne, Cornell University Room 301, Marx Hall, 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm Co-Sponsored Seminars and Workshops Co-sponsored by: Department of Philosophy
  2. Wednesday, February 17, 2016 "Why Procreators Have No Special Obligations" Nicholas Vrousalis, Princeton University Monique Wonderly, Chair; Melinda Roberts, (LSR Visiting Fellow), Respondent Bowl 2, Robertson Hall, 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm Ira W. DeCamp Bioethics Seminars

    Nicholas Vrousalis is assistant professor in political philosophy at Leiden University in the Netherlands. Vrousalis read economics at Cambridge and received his doctorate in political philosophy from Oxford. Vrousalis' main research areas are distributive ethics, Marxism, and the philosophy of social science. His work has appeared in Journal of Ethics, Politics Philosophy and Economics, and Philosophy and Public Affairs. Vrousalis’ most recent monograph, a systematic reconstruction and critique of the political philosophy of G. A. Cohen, was published in September 2015. During his time at Princeton, he will complete a monograph on the conceptual and ethical connections between exploitation and power, tentatively entitled How exploiters dominate.

  3. Thursday, February 18, 2016 "Injustice, Punishment and Condemnation" Tommie Shelby, Harvard University 301 Marx Hall, 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm Program in Ethics and Public Affairs

    Tommie Shelby is the Caldwell Titcomb Professor of African and African American Studies and Professor of Philosophy at Harvard University. He is the author of We Who Are Dark: The Philosophical Foundations of Black Solidarity (Harvard, 2005). His writings focus on questions of racial and economic justice and on the history of black political thought, and his articles have appeared in journals such as Philosophy & Public Affairs, Ethics, Political Theory, Critical Inquiry, Du Bois Review and Daedalus. He is currently completing a new book titled Dark Ghettos: Injustice, Dissent, and Reform.

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  4. Friday, February 19, 2016 "Social Progress: A Compass" Room 301, Marx Hall, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm UCHV Seminars and Workshops Learn more »
  5. Wednesday, February 24, 2016 "The Ethics of Social Research in the Digital Age" Matt Salganik, Princeton University Elizabeth Harman, Chair; Cathy O'Neil, Respondent Bowl 2, Robertson Hall, 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm Ira W. DeCamp Bioethics Seminars
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