Dublin Political Theory Workshop

The Dublin Political Theory Workshop hosted by UCD School of Politics and International Relations brings together political theorists located in or visiting Dublin. We discuss work in progress in the area of political theory widely understood including debates on applied ethics and social and legal philosophy.

Dublin Political Theory Workshop Schedule  as pdf.

Unless stated otherwise, all sessions will take place at the UCD School of Politics and International Relations, Newman Building G 316.
Please feel free to bring along your lunch.

Friday, 29. September 2017, 12:30 – 14:00
Guy Aitchison (University College Dublin)
Realist disobedience: protest, coercion and the limits of an appeal to justice

Friday, 27. October, 12:30 – 14:00
Jones Irwin (Dublin City University)
Situationist Possibles: Guy Debord's Society of the Spectacle Then and Now

Friday, 3. November 2017, 12:30 – 14:00
Nita Mishra (University College Cork)
What is it really to secure a right to someone?

Friday, 17. November 2017, 12:30 – 14:00
Cillian McBride (Queen’s University Belfast)
Democracy, moralism, and regulation

Friday, 1. December 2017, 12:30 – 14:00
Sadhbh O'Neill (University College Dublin)
A normative framework for transparency in linked carbon markets

Abstracts and biographies available here.

To be included in the email list to receive further updates and papers, please contact alexa.zellentin@ucd.ie