MPT-5 Rights, Value and the Utility of Theory

November 11, 2016 at 8:45 AM - 3:15 PM

Room -- Alcott B
Panel Chair -- Dhruv Jain, York University,
Panel Discussant -- Aaron Szymkowiak, Xavier University,

Name: chrysoula gitsoulis
Paper Title: Utilitarian vs Rights-Based Constructions of Value
Institution: City College, CUNY

Name: Maximilian Krahe
Paper Title: Bridging The Gap Between Descriptive and Normative Theory
Institution: Yale University

Name: Adam Kunz
Paper Title: The Fraternity-Difference Principle Correspondence: Rawls’ Conception of the Person as Justification for Fraternity
Institution: University of California, Davis

Name: Jennifer Phillips
Paper Title: Hermeneutic Inquiry in Conversation with Just War Theory: Finding Meaning in a Post-Conflict Society
Institution: Georgetown University (DLS Graduate '16) and Humanitarian Advisor to the Military (USAID/Office of U.S. Foreign Disaster Assistance)

Name: Samuel Sprunk
Paper Title: Isaiah Berlin: Freedom and the March of History
Institution: Catholic University of America