Kwame Anthony Appiah (New York University): "What about the workers?" (POSTPONED TO FALL 2020)

Thu, Apr 16, 2020, 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Friend Center, Lecture Hall 101
Free And Open To The Public

James A. Moffett '29 Lectures in Ethics

ABSTRACT:  A discussion of the changing ways in which work fits into the main ethical project: making a life. Globalization and automation are seen as posing challenges for many kinds of workers.  What - if anything - can philosophy say about the appropriate social response?

Kwame Anthony Appiah is a professor of philosophy and law at New York University; the Laurance S. Rockefeller University Professor of Philosophy and the University Center for Human Values, Emeritus, Princeton University.