Third Annual Workshop for Oxford Studies in Political Philosophy
September 18th-20th, 2015
500 Hall of Languages
Friday, Sept 18th
9 am: Michael Otsuka, LSE, “How to Guard against the Risk of Living too Long”
Commentator: Mark van Roojen, Nebraska
11: Richard Miller, Cornell, "Political Choice and Mutual Concern: A Moral Foundation for Social Democracy"
Commentator: Cynthia Stark, Utah
2:45: David Enoch, Hebrew University, “Political Philosophy and Epistemology: The Case of Public Reason”
Commentator: Sahar Akhtar, Virginia
4:45: Keynote: Seana Shiffrin, UCLA Law, “The Moral Neglect of Negligence”
Commentator: Andrew Williams (ICREA-Pompeu Fabra University)
Saturday, Sept 19th
9 am: Kit Wellman, Washington University, "The Space Between Justice and Legitimacy"
Commentator: Jonathan Quong, USC
11:00: Ralf Bader, Oxford, “Counterfactual Justifications of the State”
Commentator: Peter Jaworski, Georgetown
2:45: Keynote: Elizabeth Anderson, Michigan, "The Problem of Equality from a Political Economy Perspective"
Commentator: David Estlund, Brown
Sunday, Sept 20th
9 am: George Sher, Rice, "Doing Justice to Desert"
Commentator: Jeffrey Moriarty, Bentley
11: Sanders Prize Winner: Keith Hyams, Warwick, “On the Contribution of Ex Ante Equality to Ex Post Fairness”
Commentator: Iskra Fileva, Colorado
2:15: Seth Lazar (ANU-RSSS) and Laura Valentini (LSE), “Proxy Battles in the Ethics of War”
Commentator: Jessica Flanigan, Richmond
4 pm: End of Conference