The following conference announcement comes from our friends at the Las Casas Institute for Ethics, Governance, and Social Justice here in Oxford:
29th October 2011
Morning: The Law and the Modern State
Talk 1: The Rule of Law – Prof. Julian Rivers
Talk 2: Rights and Duties – Prof. Christopher McCrudden
Talk 3: A Theological Response – Dr Joan Lockwood O’Donovan
Afternoon: Participation and Representation in the Modern State
Talk 4: Civil Society
Talk 5: Building Democracy – Dr Jon Cruddas M.P.
Talk 6: Theological Response – Prof. Bernd Wannenwetsch
Organization for this event is led by the Halley-Stewart scholars Robert Heimburger and Marcos Medina. The colloquium will run from 9.30am to 5pm, and attendance will be by invitation. Registration (to cover buffet lunch): £10 waged; £5 student/unwaged. To request an invitation, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.