Programme

2016/2017 Semester 2

All sessions will take place at the UCD School of Politics and International Relations, Newman Building G 316.

Please feel free to bring along your lunch.

Friday, 24. Feb. 2017, 12:30 – 14:00

Shmuel Lederman (UCD SPIRe)

Representative democracy and colonial inspirations. The case of John Stuart Mill

Friday, 3. Mar. 2017, 12:30 – 14:00

Guy Aitchison (UCD SPIRe)

A language of struggle or subordination? Confronting the paradoxes of human rights

Friday, 7. Apr. 2017, 12:30 – 14:00

Sadhbh O’Neill (UCD SPIRe)

Including ethics in climate policy

Friday, 21. Apr. 2017, 12:30 – 14:00

Alexa Zellentin (UCD SPIRe)

The role of religion in education

Friday, 28. Apr. 2017, 12:30 – 14:00

Peter Stone (TCD)

Against (Too Much) Sortition, or, Why I Am Not a Sortinista

Thursday, 22. June 2017, 11:00 – 12:30

Ivo Wallimann-Helmer (University of Zurich)

Collective Responsibility for Climate Protection

To be included in the email list to receive further updates and papers, please contact alexa.zellentin@ucd.ie