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Professor Anat Biletzki on The Philosophy of Human Rights

Professor Anat Biletzki (University of Tel Aviv and Quinnipiac University) will offer a series of lectures on the philosophy of human rights based on her forthcoming book, The Philosophy of Human Rights: A Systematic Introduction (Routledge).

Bilde av Anat Biletzki med informasjone og teksten: "Lecture series by Professor Anat Biletzki on The Philosophy of Human Rights 14-16 January 2019"
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Schedule:

Lecture 1: Introduction and Legal Frameworks
Monday 14 January, 10:15-12:00, Dragefjellet, seminar room F
Recommended reading: The Philosophy of Human Rights: A Systematic Introduction, Chapters 1-3

Lecture 2: What Liberalism Hath Wrought (or Theories of Rights) 
Monday 14 January, 14:15-16:00, Jussbygget, auditorium 2,
Recommended reading: The Philosophy of Human Rights: A Systematic Introduction, Chapters 4-5

Lecture 3: ”Ordinary” Theories of Human Rights
Tuesday 15 January, 10:15-12:00, Dragefjellet, seminarrom E
Recommended reading: The Philosophy of Human Rights: A Systematic Introduction, Chapter 6

Lecture 4: Universalism (and Its Discontents)
Tuesday 15 January, 14:15-16:00, Dragefjellet, seminarrom E
Recommended reading: The Philosophy of Human Rights: A Systematic Introduction, Chapter 7

Discussion session 1
Wednesday 16 January, 10:15-12:00, Sydnesplassen 12-13, seminar room 208/209

Discussion session 2
Wednesday 16 January, 12:15-14:00, Sydnesplassen 12-13, seminar room 208/209

 

The sessions are open to all members of the university.