PTP EventsWhat Money Can't Buy
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PTP EventsOdyssey Lecture with Randy Barnett
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Political Theory Project Events
Based on his recent book, Who's the Fairest of Them All? The Truth about Opportunity, Taxes, and Wealth in America, Stephen Moore examines what it means to be fair. Should everyone get an equal amount? Does the government have the authority to enforce that principle? He examines what it means...
Join the Janus Forum and the organizers and supporters of the demonstration against Ray Kelly as we discuss the role of protest and its effects, whether good or bad, on free speech at Brown.
Though there have already been several conversations in the aftermath of the...
Join Professor Foa in examining various cases of untraditional rape and assess the law's relation to the female gneder. Do women appear unequally before the law? If so, why? The lecture will be followed by Q&A. As always, FREE PIZZA.
Already stuck in the November slump? Come take some time out with the Janus Fellows and Professor Fiery Cushman of the Cognitive, Linguistic, and Psychological Sciences Department as we discuss the psychological aspects of retributive punishment. Cushman’s psychological research leads us to...
What Money Can't Buy
Michael Sandel, Anne T. and Robert M. Bass Professor of Government, Harvard University, delivers an Odyssey Lecture on his latest book: What Money Can't Buy: The Moral Limits of Markets. In his book, Sandel takes up one of the biggest ethical...
This Open Seminar Lunch features Professor McDermott leading a discussion on the current place of feminism and the challenges facing women in the workplace today. She will also examine potential solutions to gender inequality.
Randy Barnett, the Carmack Waterhouse Professor of Legal Theory at the Georgetown University Law Center, is the author of Restoring the Lost Constitution: The Presumption of Liberty (Princeton University, 2005). His talk addresses the recent revelation that the National Security...