Thursday, Jul 28, 2016
by femked
This past June, six Ph.D. students from Princeton took part in an intense three-day seminar on “The State of Exception: Normative, Legal, and Historical Perspectives” held in Berlin under the auspices of the Princeton-Humboldt University strategic partnership.
Friday, Jul 1, 2016
by mkilleen

Melissa Lane is the Class of 1943 Professor of Politics at Princeton University. She succeeded...

Thursday, Jun 30, 2016
by aperhac

Melissa Lane, Class of 1943 Professor of Politics, discusses  the history of the idea of sovereignty, the authority of a state to govern itself and the relationship between the sovereign and the people on BBC Radio Program "In Our Time."

Monday, Jun 27, 2016
by aperhac

Melissa Lane, Class of 1943 Professor of Politics, provides insights to the question, "What can democracies do to guard against demagoguery?"

Monday, Jun 20, 2016
by femked
Following the success of the inaugural workshop in 2014, the second workshop took place at Princeton August 16-19. It brought together 12 faculty mentors and 35 graduate student women in philosophy, drawn from a range of schools, PhD program stages, and areas of interest.
Friday, May 13, 2016
by aperhac

The May 13‚ 2016 conference is sponsored by the Goethe Institute and the Union des Tunisiens Indépendants pour la Liberté and aims to enhance the development of civil society and civic education in the region. 

Thursday, May 5, 2016
by aperhac

Research for Lechterman’s paper was partially funded by the Political Philosophy Research and Travel Grant.

Lechterman’s paper‚ “Donations and Democracy‚” was selected for the McWilliams Best Graduate Student Paper in Political Theory award.

Tuesday, Apr 26, 2016
by aperhac

Capitalism, Utopia‚ and Social Justice‚” taught by Marc Fleurbaey – jointly appointed with UCHV and WWS – introduces students to a variety of readings, mainly in philosophy and economics, to develop opinions and questions about the basic...

Monday, Apr 25, 2016
by aperhac

Ben Goodman and Simon Gulergun's Untitled received Honorable Mention.


Congratulations to all of the winners! For more information about the Short Movie Prize and the list of previous winners click here.


Friday, Mar 25, 2016
by aperhac

Scholarships are awarded to outstanding applicants from countries outside the UK to pursue a full–time postgraduate degree at the University of Cambridge. For more information, click here.

Wednesday, Mar 23, 2016
by aperhac

Read Professor Müller's argument here.

Thursday, Mar 17, 2016
by aperhac

The Program in Ethics and Public Affairs welcomed Professor Tommie Shelby (Harvard) to discuss a chapter from his forthcoming book, .

By Amy Hondo, Ph.D. candidate
Program in Political Philosophy

Thursday, Feb 25, 2016
by aperhac

Politics graduate student Benjamin Hofmann recounts this and other questions NYU Professor Samuel Scheffler addressed in the James A. Moffett ’29 Lectures in Ethics.

Thursday, Feb 11, 2016
by aperhac

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

Friday, Feb 5, 2016
by aperhac

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

Tuesday, Jan 19, 2016
by mkilleen
Susan Brison, the Eunice and Julian Cohen Professor for the Study of Ethics and Human Values and Professor of Philosophy at Dartmouth College will teach CHV 411/PHI 411, Free Speech in the Age of the Internet, in the spring 2017 at Princeton.
Monday, Jan 11, 2016
by aperhac

Cheng will pursue a one–year Master’s program in Tsinghua University in Beijing next year.  

Full story here.

Thursday, Dec 3, 2015
by aperhac

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

Monday, Nov 23, 2015
by aperhac

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.

Thursday, Nov 19, 2015
by aperhac

" '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 19, 2015
by aperhac

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.