Universiteit Antwerpen
CENTRE FOR LAW AND COSMOPOLITAN VALUES
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2008-2009


Seminar Series on 'Legal Theory'

This series aims at providing a forum for debating contemporary issues of legal theory, jurisprudence and political philosophy.

Program

October 17, 2008: Ethical Objectivity without the Trappings

12pm-14: Sylvie Delacroix (Faculty of Laws, University College of London)

Venue: Centre for Law and Cosmopolitan Values, Seminar Room

 

November 17, 2008: Rule-Following in Kant, Wittgenstein and Pavlakos and Its Importance for Legal Theory

12.30-13.30: Dr Carsten Heidemann (Kiel)

Venue: Centre for Law and Cosmopolitan Values, Blindestraat 14, Seminar Room

 

November 21, 2008: The Torture Convention, Rendition and Kant’s Critique of Pseudo-Politics

4-6pm: Howard Williams (University of Wales Aberystwyth)

Venue: Centre for Law and Cosmopolitan Values, Seminar Room

 

November 25, 2008: On (European) Cosmopolitans in the 21st Century: Psychological Considerations

4-6pm: Eri Park (London School of Economics and Political Science - Assistant Professor at Roosevelt Academy, International Honors College of Utrecht University at Middelburg).

Venue: Centre for Law and Cosmopolitan Values, Seminar Room

 

April 28, 2009: The Construction of Constitutional Rights

10.30-12.30: Robert Alexy (Kiel, Doctor Honoris Causa Universiteit Antwerpen 2009).

Venue: Building K Room 202, City Campus

 

May 4, 2009: Europe's Default Constitutionalism

16.00-17.30: E. Christodoulidis (Glasgow Law School)

Venue: Centre for Law and Cosmopolitan Values, Seminar Room BL.14.201