Law & Philosophy Program

Legal Theory Workshop
Fall 2012 / Spring 2013

Spring 2013

February 7, 2013
Andrei Marmor
"Varieties of Vagueness in the Law​"
USC Philosophy; USC School of Law
5:00 p.m. - 6:45 p.m., Law 1314​​

February 28, 2013
Mark Murphy
"The Explanatory Role of the Weak Natural Law Thesis​"
Georgetown Philosophy
5:00 p.m. - 6:45 p.m., Law Library Tower​​

March 14, 2013
Stephen Neale
"Convergentism & the Nature of Law​"
CUNY Philosophy
5:00 p.m. - 6:45 p.m., Law 1314​​​

NO WORKSHOP MARCH 28 - SPRING BREAK​

April 4, 2013
Larry Sager
"Equal Membership in a Partial World​​"
​University of Texas, Austin School of Law
5:00 p.m. - 6:45 p.m., Law 1314​​

April 11, 2013
Jeremy Waldron
"Five To Four: Why Do Bare Majorities Rule On Courts?​"
NYU School of Law; Oxford University
5:00 p.m. - 6:45 p.m., Law Library Tower

April 25, 2013
Paul Seabright
“The Role of Religious Observance as a Reinforcer of Social Norms in Societies with Weak Legal Institutions”
University of Toulouse
5:00 p.m. - 6:45 p.m., Law 1314

Fall 2012

October 4, 2012
James Nickel
"Personal Deserts and Human Rights​​"
University of Miami School of Law
5:00 p.m. - 6:45 p.m., Law 2326

October 18, 2012
Theodore Bach
"Gender Is a Natural Kind with a Historical Essence​"
Bowling Green State University Firelands
5:00 p.m. - 6:45 p.m., Law 2326

November 1, 2012
Michael Cholbi
"Luck, Blame, and Blameworthiness​"
California State Polytechnic University at Pomona
5:00 p.m. - 6:45 p.m., Law 2326

November 15, 2012
Kimberley Brownlee
"What's Virtuous about the Law?​"
UCLA School of Law
5:00 p.m. - 6:45 p.m., Law 2326

November 29, 2012
Claire Finkelstein
"Rational Contractarianism and International Law​​"
University of Pennsylvania Law School
5:00 p.m. - 6:45 p.m., Law 2326​​​