During summer term 2017 the unit for Political Theory will offer a course called Free Speech: Unlimited Liberty and Methodology of social sciences in English. For further information visit the Course Catalogue, please.
During winter term 2016/2017 the unit for Political Theory will offer a course called International Politics: A morally free zone? in English. For further information visit the Course Catalogue, please.
S The refugee problem: normative aspects (Dr. A. Schmitt; valid for: Pol Phil Seminar, Mod. 5 of EU-MA, also: Mod. 3 MA Emp. Demokratieth., MEd, BA-Aufbau).
On Jan. 23, 2012 (6-8 pm, SB II 05-432), Prof. Michael Baurmann (Düsseldorf) will give a talk on "Foolish People or Rational Fools? How we simplify the world" (in German) in the department's staff seminar. All interested students are invited!
Bruce Haddock and Peri Roberts two recent SoCuM fellows from Cardiff University will give two lectures: Bruce Haddock: Multiculturalism and Normative Judgement: A Phenomenological Approach and Peri Roberts: Martha Nussbaum's Political Liberalism: Cultural Variation and the Global Capability Threshold. Lectures will take place on May 31, 2012 (6 pm, Senatssaal (Nat. Fak. 7th floor)).
On Feb. 9, 2012 (6-8 pm, SB II 05-432), Prof. Chandran Kukathas (LSE) will give a paper on a topic related to the seminar on "Group rights" (see below) in the department's staff seminar. All interested students are invited!
On Nov. 9, Prof. Geoffrey Brennan (ANU, UNC/Duke) will present and discuss topics from his recent work on interdisciplinarity and on "The feasibility issue" (with P. Pettit) with the Political Theory PhD Research Group. (Participation by personal invitation only.)