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Conference Schedule

Conference Schedule


Friday, December 5, 2014     


Session 1                                  8:30-10:30 a.m.

Cristina Bicchieri, I'm so Angry I Could Help You: Moral Outrage as a Driver of Victim Compensation
Steven Wall, The Pure Theory of Public Justification


Session 2                                  11:00-1:00 p.m.                        

Jason Brennan, When May We Kill Government Agents?: In Defense of Moral Parity

Bas van der Vossen, Liability, Defense, and Uncertainty


Lunch                                        1:00 p.m.                                         


Session 3                                  4:00-6:00 p.m.                       

Samantha Brennan, Aggression in Sports: Thoughts on Its Value and Limits

Frances Kamm, The Trolley Problem and Aggression                             



Saturday, December 6, 2014


Session 4                                     8:30-10:30 a.m.                     

Claire Finkelstein, On the Permissibility of Killing

Heidi Hurd and Michael Moore, Untying the Gordian Knot of Mens Rea Requirements for Accomplices



Session 5                                  11:00-1:00 p.m.                   

Horacio Spector, Decisional Nonconsequentialism and the Risk Sensitivity of Obligation

Eric Mack, Elbow Room for Self-Defense.


Lunch                                           1:00 p.m.                                         


Session 6                                  4:00-6:00 p.m.                       

Hartmut Kliemt, “Per Aspera Ad Astra!" – From Hobbesian Legitimacy of Unrestricted Aggression to Its Prudential and Conventional Restriction

Matt Zwolinski, Libertarian Non-Aggression Principle