A Brief History of Liberty -- and its LessonsPhilip Pettit (Princeton University)
Title: A Brief History of Liberty -- and its Lessons
Date: Monday 14 July
Time: 5.30 - 7pm
Venue: New Law Seminar Room 020, Sydney Law School, The University of Sydney
Cost: Free to the public
Registration: Prior registrations required. Limited seating, please click here to register http://iceblast.icemedia.com.au/ch/38433/18dzb/1773671/88a8013ysk.html>
About the speaker: Philip Pettit is Laurance S. Rockefeller University Professor of Politics and Human Values at Princeton University, where he has taught political theory and philosophy since 2002. From 2012-13 he will be spending Spring semester at the Australian National University as Distinguished Professor of Philosophy. He is a fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, honorary member of the Royal Irish Academy, and Corresponding Fellow of the British Academy; he has long been a fellow of the Australian academies in Humanities and Social Sciences. He holds honorary professorships in Philosophy at Sydney University and Queen's University, Belfast and has been awarded honorary degrees by the National University of Ireland (Dublin), the University of Crete, Lund University, Universite de Montreal and Queen's University, Belfast.
Here is the Eventbrite link for the lecture: http://www.eventbrite.com/e/chass-lecture-with-professor-philip-pettit-tickets-11689606929?aff=eorg.
Registration required by Monday 7 July
July 6, 2014, 5:00am +10:00