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Monday 7th March 2016

What Makes Torture Special? A Unique Moral Wrong and its Legal Prohibition

What Makes Torture Special? A Unique Moral Wrong and its Legal Prohibition
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Addressing a packed audience in the Moot Court at Somerset House, the speakers considered whether different accounts of the moral norm could and should inform the contours of the legal prohibition of torture.
Date:
07 March 2016
Tuesday 19th January 2016

Reading Christian Human Rights

Reading Christian Human Rights
Description
On 14 January 2016, the YTL Centre held a symposium 'Reading Samuel Moyn's 'Christian Human Rights' on the new book on the history of human rights in the mid-20th Century by Harvard Law Professor, Samuel Moyn.
Date:
19 January 2016
Friday 15th January 2016

Dr Ashwini Vasanthakumar joins the Yeoh Tiong Lay Centre for Politics, Philosophy & Law

Dr Ashwini Vasanthakumar joins the Yeoh Tiong Lay Centre for Politics, Philosophy & Law
Description
We are delighted by the appointment of Dr Ashwini Vasanthakumar, currently a Lecturer in Political Theory at the University of York, as a Lecturer in the YTL Centre for Politics, Philosophy & Law.
Date:
15 January 2016
Thursday 22nd October 2015

Philosophical Foundations of Human Rights

Philosophical Foundations of Human Rights
Description
Friday 16 October saw the launch of new book Philosophical Foundations of Human Rights at The Dickson Poon School of Law. This book is the first comprehensive survey of current thinking on the philosophical foundations of human rights.
Date:
22 October 2015
Monday 19th October 2015

Constructing a Just Social and Global Order

Constructing a Just Social and Global Order
Description
The Yeoh Tiong Lay Centre for Politics, Philosophy & Law in The Dickson Poon School of Law held its inaugural public event last night at King's College London.
Date:
19 October 2015
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