Between Leviathan and Cosmopolis: Rawls and Global Justice
Sebastiano Maffettone, the preeminent political philosopher in Italy, will deliver the lecture. It discusses power and ethics in international politics, as well as justice in a globalized world.
Maffettone is University Professor at LUISS in Rome, Italy. The translator of "John Rawls: A Theory of Justice" into Italian, he is the author of numerous books and articles on political philosophy, ethics and politics. His most recent books are "Introduzione a John Rawls" (Laterza, 2010), and "John Rawls, An Introduction" (Polity, 2010).
February 24, 2011
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