Annual Fall Seminar: “Justice and Responsibility: Cultural and Philosophical Considerations”
Sept. 9-Oct. 11
|WHERE:||Center for the Study of Culture and Values
The Catholic University of America
Gibbons Hall, Room B-12
620 Michigan Ave., NE
|DETAILS:||CUA’s Center for the Study of Culture and Values (CSCV) begins its annual fall seminar on Sept. 9 with scholars from Canada, China, India, Italy, Nigeria, Philippines, Romania, Russia, the United States, Ukraine, etc. The weekly themes will be:
Week Two: Understanding justice: a Western approach. Readings on Rawls, Locke, Hume, Ricoeur, Dworkin, Nozick, etc.
Week Three: Understanding justice: an Eastern approach. A delegation of 12 scholars from the Vietnamese Academy of Social Sciences will discuss related issues with the seminar participants. Paper presentations by the seminar participants.
Week Four: Philosophical reflection and religious cultures on justice and responsibility.
Week Five: Justice as the good and the beautiful; resources assembled from many cultures in these global times.
The seminar is free and open to the public. Individuals requesting accommodations for disabilities should contact firstname.lastname@example.org at least one week prior to the event.
|SPONSORS:||The Catholic University of America Center for the Study of Culture and Values and the Council for Research in Values and Philosophy
|CONTACT:||For more information, contact the Center for the Study of Culture and Values at 202-319-6089 or email@example.com or visit the website at http://www.crvp.org/cscv/index.htm.|