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The Bargain Basis: Rawls, Anti-Pelagianism, and Moral Arbitrariness

The Bargain Basis: Rawls, Anti-Pelagianism, and Moral Arbitrariness
15 Devonshire Place, Larkin Building room 200
Time: Nov 3rd, 4:00 pm End: Nov 3rd, 6:00 pm
Interest Categories: United States Studies, Religion, Study of (FAS), Political Science, History (FAS), Historical Studies (UTM), Historical and Cultural Studies (UTSC), Ethics, Critical Theory, 1950-2000, 1900-1950, 1800-1900, 1500-1800
Seminar with Eric Nelson, Harvard

The Centre for Ethics is pleased to present:

Eric Nelson, Professor of Government, Harvard University

The Bargain Basis: Rawls, Anti-Pelagianism, and Moral Arbitrariness

Eric Nelson is the Robert M. Beren Professor of Government at Harvard University. His research focuses on the history of political thought in early modern Europe and America, and on the implications of that history for debates in contemporary political theory. Particular interests include the history of republican political theory, the relationship between the history of political thought and the history of scholarship, theories of property, and the phenomenon of secularization.

This event is free and open to all. Registration is not required.  For further information, please contact the Centre for Ethics at (416) 978-6288.

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