Monday 25 April 2016

Trinity Term 2015-2016

[This is a final termcard for Trinity 2015-2016. All events take place in the Massey Room, Balliol College unless otherwise stated.]


Week 1

Luis Duarte d’Almeida
University of Edinburgh
Arguing a fortiori
Thursday, 28 April 2016, 17:00

The Rule of Crisis: Crisis Legislation, Emergencies and the Rule of Law 
More information:
Friday, 29 April 2016, from 9.30am 
Venue: Maison Fran├žaise d'Oxford, Oxford, OX2 6SE 

Week 2

Book Launch: Reason and Restitution
by Charlie Webb 
Chair: John Finnis
Participants: Nick McBride, Rob Stevens, Fred Wilmot-Smith

Tuesday, 3 May 2016, 17:15

Dwight Newman
University of Toronto
Libertarian First Possession Theory and Indigenous Land Rights
Wednesday, 4 May 2016, 13:00
Venue: Seminar Room D, Law Faculty
[Joint event with the Property and Public Law Discussion Groups]

Week 3

Dale Smith
University of Melbourne
The Meaning of a Statute and the Content of the Law
Monday, 9 May 2016, 13:00

Cecile Fabre
University of Oxford
Privatising war
Thursday, 12 May 2016, 17:00

Week 4

Mark Retter
University of Cambridge
Human Rights After Virtue
Thursday, 19 May 2016, 17:00

Week 5

Lucas Miotto
University of Edinburgh
On the Society of Angels Thought Experiment
Thursday, 26 May 2016, 17:00

Week 6

David Plunkett
Dartmouth College
Law, Morality, and Everything Else: General Jurisprudence as a Branch of Metanormative Theory
Thursday, 2 June 2016, 17:00

Week 7

Emily Kidd White
New York University
Empathy and Pity in Judicial Understandings of Discrimination
Thursday, 9 June 2016, 17:00

Week 8

Alexander Kaiserman
University of Oxford
Partial Liability
Thursday, 16 June 2016, 17:00