Students in the Values and Public Life certificate program contemplate the merits of a J.D. in their careers.
Thursday, Dec 3, 2015
For undergraduates ‘on the fence’ about law school‚ VPL student‚ Ya Sheng Lin ′17‚ says learning from those who’ve followed that course‚ is helpful.
Reflections on VPL Law School Panel
By Ya Sheng Lin‚ Class of 2017‚ Values and Public Life and Italian Language and Culture
Wednesday, Nov 25, 2015
View talk here.
Philadelphia’s news website, Philly.com‚ profiled UCHV’s Film Forum‚ which is directed by Erika Kiss.
Monday, Nov 23, 2015
The post specifically discusses Japanese director Yasujiro Ozu’s Where Now Are the Dreams of Youth?‚ which played at the Princeton Garden and was accompanied by live music.
Johann Frick (UCHV and Philosophy) received the Carrier Prize for his dissertation at Harvard University.
Thursday, Nov 19, 2015
" 'Making People Happy, Not Making Happy People’: A Defense of the Asymmetry Intuition in Population Ethics' ” (November 2014) earned him the Emily and Charles Carrier Prize which recognizes a dissertation on a subject in social, political,...
Monday, Oct 26, 2015
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Monday, Oct 19, 2015
Complete application information here.
Jan-Werner Mueller delivers the inaugural Jos de Beus lecture for the Amsterdam Centre of Political Thought.
Monday, Oct 19, 2015
In memory of Jos de Beus, a passionate public debater and a beloved professor of Political Theory at the Unviersity of Amsterdam, the Amserdam Centre established the annual Jos de Beus Lecture Series.
Monday, Oct 12, 2015
Angus Deaton, Dwight D. Eisenhower Professor of International Affairs and Professor of Economics, and UCHV Faculty Associate awarded the 2015 Nobel Prize in Economics.
Wednesday, Oct 7, 2015
The John Locke Lectures are among the world's most distinguished lecture series in philosophy.
Wednesday, Sep 30, 2015
UCHV 25th Anniversary Edition Annual Review.
Monday, Sep 28, 2015
Meet the Center’s visitors.
Political Philosophy Research and Travel grants open today for students working on topics in political philosophy.
Monday, Sep 21, 2015
Friday, Sep 18, 2015
In “Orbán′s police state‚” Scheppele discusses the possibility of the Hungarian government to declare a “state of migration emergency” and the scary implications this would have on both migrants and Hungarian citizens.
Monday, Aug 24, 2015
Having graduated this past May, Taub’s thesis project from Columbia’s Graduate School of Journalism served as the basis for the article, which he helped fund using money he earned from being a contestant on ‘...
Jan-Werner Müller analyzes the Eurocrisis from a normative point of view in the latest issue of the “London Review of Books.”
Monday, Aug 17, 2015
Both UCHV’s Philip Pettit and Peter Singer delivered The Tanner Lectures on Human Values this past spring at Berkeley and Oxford, repectively.
Wednesday, Jun 24, 2015
Philip Pettit’s April Tanner Lectures: “The Birth of Ethics.”
Peter Singer’s June Tanner Lectures:“From Moral Neutrality to Effective Altruism: The Changing Scope and Significance of Moral Philosophy.”...
Tuesday, Jun 2, 2015
Monday, Jun 1, 2015
Philosophy’s Elena Di Rosa, Politics’ Cameron Langford and Anthropology’s Annaliese Ionson won this year’s award. DiRosa and Langford were members of UCHV’s Program in Values and Public Life (VPL).
Jason Schwartz presented at the May 27 meeting of the Presidential Commission for the Study of Bioethical Issues.
Tuesday, May 26, 2015
He spoke on a panel entitled, "Democratic Deliberation in Bioethics," where he discussed how prior U.S. national bioethics commissions have engaged in deliberative methods as part of their work and the influence of those methods on their findings and recommendations.
UCHV announces 2015-16 LSR Visiting Professor for Distinguished Teaching, LSR Visiting Fellows, Harold T. Shapiro Postdoc in Bioethics and Values and Public Policy Postdocs
Tuesday, Apr 28, 2015
Laurance S. Rockefeller Visiting Professor for Distinguished Teaching
Princeton University Press releases Ian Morris′ book‚ “Foragers‚ Farmers‚ and Fossil Fuels‚” with an introduction written by Stephen Macedo.
Thursday, Apr 9, 2015
This book originated from the 2012 Tanner Lectures on Human Values hosted by UCHV.
Jan–Werner Mueller will speak at a hearing of the Danish Parliament′s European Affairs Committee on ‘Safeguarding the Fundamental Values of the European Union’. The hearing is scheduled for March 12.
Tuesday, Mar 10, 2015
Mueller has for a number of years proposed a new institution somewhat analogous to the Council of Europe′s Venice Commission, to monitor and protect democracy and the rule of law in the EU.
Values and Public Life (VPL) senior, Cameron Langford, is one of three Princeton students to receive the Gates Cambridge Scholarship.
Friday, Feb 13, 2015
Forty students nationally were awarded the Gates Scholarship‚ which allows students to pursue postdoctoral studies at the University of Cambridge.
Politics professor and director of UCHV′s History of Political Thought Project‚ Jan-Werner Müller‚ quoted in ″Time″.
Thursday, Feb 5, 2015
Professor Müller, comments in Time′s online article on the similarities of Greece to Hungary in regards to balancing the need for EU bailout versus its lack of support for strict Russian sanctions.
UCHV Harold T. Shapiro Postdoc, Jason Schwartz and WWS Professor Adel Mahmoud publish article in the New England Journal of Medicine on the 50th Anniversary year of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP).
Monday, Nov 24, 2014
Wednesday, Sep 3, 2014
Professor Pettit's, 'On the People's Terms: A Republican Theory and Model of Democracy,' CUP 2012, was acknowledged as the best book in liberal
Wednesday, Sep 3, 2014
Philip Pettit's new book, On the People's Terms: A Republican Theory and Model of Democracy, has been published by Cambridge University Press. Based on his 2010 Seeley Lectures at the University of Cambridge, the book presents a normative theory of democracy in which basic liberties are protected.