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Tuesday, Dec 7, 2010
by aperhac

Kwame Anthony Appiah was recently named in Foreign Policy magazine’s list of top 100 Global Thinkers of 2010 for framing an ethics code relevant to today’s globalized world. The publication praised Appiah for his ability to “make philosophy relevant again” in his book “The Honor Code: How Moral Revolutions Happen, ” released...

Friday, Dec 3, 2010
by aperhac

José Luis Martí and Philip Pettit's recent book “A Political Philosophy in Public Life: Civic Republicanism in Zapatero’s Spain” has been recognized as one of the five best economics and politics books of the year in the “New Statesman” November 29th edition. This work is a product of the scholars’ collaboration during Martí’s...

Wednesday, Nov 17, 2010
by aperhac

The Center for Human Values is pleased to announce the release of The Limits of Constitutional Democracy, a volume of essays co-edited by Stephen Macedo, Laurance S. Rockefeller Professor of Politics and the University Center for Human Values; and Jeffrey Tulis, associate professor of government at the...

Tuesday, Oct 19, 2010
by aperhac

UCHV is pleased to announce the students of the inaugural Values and Public Life undergraduate certificate program class in 2010-11. Selected from a pool of 30 applicants, 15 juniors and 9 seniors were chosen for the program this year.

Wednesday, Sep 29, 2010
by aperhac

 

Monday, Sep 13, 2010
by aperhac

The University Center for Human Values is now accepting applications for the undergraduate certificate program in Values and Public Life from rising juniors and seniors in all disciplines. Applications must be completed and submitted online at https://uchv.princeton.edu/VPLApp/vpl_app.php...

Thursday, Jul 1, 2010
by aperhac

Elizabeth Harman has been appointed Associate Professor of Philosophy and the University Center for Human Values. A Princeton faculty member since 2006, Harman focuses her work on ethics.

Tuesday, May 25, 2010
by aperhac

Joseph Mazor, a 2009-2010 UCHV Postdoctoral Research Associate in Democracy and Human Values, was named the winner of the American Political Science Association's Leo Strauss Prize for his dissertation, "A Liberal Theory of Natural Resource Property Rights."

Monday, May 17, 2010
by aperhac

Philip Pettit, the Laurance S. Rockefeller University Professor of Politics and the University Center for Human Values and director of the Program in Political Philosophy, was awarded a 2010 Guggenheim Fellowships this spring.

Monday, May 3, 2010
by aperhac

 

The University Center for Human Values is pleased to announce the award of the University Center’s Graduate Prize Fellowships to ten advanced graduate students who are working on interdisciplinary dissertations in the area of ethics and human values.

Saturday, May 1, 2010
by aperhac

Kwame Anthony Appiah, the Laurance S. Rockefeller University Professor of Philosophy and the University Center for Human Values at Princeton, recently received Princeton's Howard T. Behrman Award for Distinguished Achievement in the Humanities. This prestigious award was established in 1975 by a gift from the late Howard Behrman, a physician...

Friday, Apr 30, 2010
by aperhac

In celebration of the University Center for Human Values' 20th Anniversary, Center founder and UPenn President Dr. Amy Gutmann delivered a James A. Moffett Lecture in Ethics at Princeton University on Thursday, April 29th.

Tuesday, Apr 20, 2010
by aperhac

 

The University Center for Human Values is pleased to announce the Center’s Visiting Faculty and Fellows for 2010-11. Our visiting colleagues will devote a year’s residence in Princeton to research, writing, and teaching about ethics and human values.

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Monday, Apr 19, 2010
by aperhac

Dr. Amy Gutmann's upcoming James A. Moffett Lecture in Ethics is featured in the Princeton University Bulletin. To read more, visit:

http://www.princeton.edu/main/news/archive/S27/12/62M54/index.xml?section=announcements

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Thursday, Mar 4, 2010
by aperhac

Laura Valentini, UCHV Post-Doctoral Research Associate in Democracy and Human Values, was recently awarded the UK Political Studies Association's Sir Ernest Barker Prize for Best Dissertation in Political Theory for her thesis, "Global Justice: Cosmopolitanism, Social Liberalism, and the Coercion View."

Wednesday, Sep 9, 2009
by aperhac

Professor Melissa Lane joined the Politics Department in August 2009, as well as the Center’s Executive Committee.

Wednesday, Jul 1, 2009
by aperhac

Professor Charles Beitz, the Edwards S. Sanford Professor of Politics, has been named director of the University Center for Human Values, effective July 1, 2009.

 

Friday, May 1, 2009
by aperhac

 

Graduate Prize Fellowships, made possible by a gift from Laurance S. Rockefeller '32, are awarded to excellent doctoral students at Princeton who are working on interdisciplinary dissertations in the area of ethics and human values.

 

 

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Wednesday, Apr 29, 2009
by aperhac

The University Center for Human Values at Princeton University is pleased to announce its visiting faculty, visiting faculty fellows, and visiting post-doctoral research associates for the 2009-2010 academic year.

Sunday, Apr 5, 2009
by aperhac

Rabb selected as one of 21 recipients for 2009

Intisar Raab, a graduate student in Princeton's Department of Near Eastern Studies, has been selected as one of 21 recipients of a 2009 Carnegie Scholarship.

Saturday, Mar 28, 2009
by aperhac

Peter Singer, Ira W. DeCamp Professor of Bioethics at the University Center for Human Values, is author of The Life You Can Save.

Tuesday, Mar 10, 2009
by aperhac

 

Prof. Anthony Appiah, Laurance S. Rockefeller University Professor of Philosophy and the University Center for Human Values, will deliver the 

Tuesday, Oct 7, 2008
by aperhac

Kwame Anthony Appiah has been awarded Brandeis University's first Joseph B. and Toby Gittler Prize. The $25,000 prize, the legacy of Professor Joseph B. Gittler, is the first and one of the largest academic prizes awarded to a U.S. or international scholar for outstanding and lasting contributions to racial, ethnic and/or religious relations....

The purpose of the event is to explore how ethical questions figure in STEM courses – in course design, and in the classroom experience of reading, writing, seeing, hearing, and discussing. All faculty, postdocs, graduate students and others are welcome to attend.
by mkilleen
The University Center invites applications for Laurance S. Rockefeller Visiting Faculty Fellowships for the academic year 2017-18. The application deadline is Monday October 31, 2016, 11:59 p.m. EST.

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