Canadian politics

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A conference of the Groupe de Recherche Interuniversitaire en Philosophie Politique (GRIPP) de Montréal, the Centre de Recherche en Éthique de l’Université de Montréal (CRÉUM) and McGill University’ Research Group on Constitutional Studies (RGCS).

Chair: Alain-G. Gagnon (Université du Québec à Montréal)
Charles Taylor on Deep Diversity
James Tully (University of Victoria)
Cultural Differences, Languages, Perspicuous Contrasts, and Recognition
Jeremy Webber (University of Victoria)
Démocratie, diversité et inclusion
Dominique Leydet (Université du Québec à Montréal)

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August 29, 2012 at 7:46 pm


Political philosophy, recognition and multiculturalism

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A conference of the Groupe de Recherche Interuniversitaire en Philosophie Politique (GRIPP) de Montréal, the Centre de Recherche en Éthique de l’Université de Montréal (CRÉUM) and McGill University’ Research Group on Constitutional Studies (RGCS).

Chair: Ruth Abbey, Notre-Dame
Protecting Freedom of Conscience in the Secular Age
Cécile Laborde (University College, London)
The Multiple Social Imaginaries of Modern Indian secularism
Rajeev Bhargava (Delhi/Center for the Study of Developing Societies)
“Exercises in Retrieval” : Taylor as a Thinker of Historical Transitions
Paolo Costa, (Fondazione Bruno Kessler)
Memory, Multiculturalism and Democracy
Michele Moody-Adams (Columbia University)

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August 29, 2012 at 7:44 pm


Moral agency and the Self II

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A conference of the Groupe de Recherche Interuniversitaire en Philosophie Politique (GRIPP) de Montréal, the Centre de Recherche en Éthique de l’Université de Montréal (CRÉUM) and McGill University’ Research Group on Constitutional Studies (RGCS).

Chair: Charles Blattberg, Montréal
Self-creation or self-discovery ?
K. Anthony Appiah (Princeton University)
The Status of Abstract Moral Concepts
Joseph Heath (University of Toronto)
Charles Taylor and ethical naturalism
Nigel DeSouza (University of Ottawa)

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August 29, 2012 at 7:40 pm


Charles Taylor, Public Intellectual

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A conference of the Groupe de Recherche Interuniversitaire en Philosophie Politique (GRIPP) de Montréal, the Centre de Recherche en Éthique de l’Université de Montréal (CRÉUM) and McGill University’ Research Group on Constitutional Studies (RGCS).

Chair: Gretta Chambers, former Chancellor of McGill University
Michel Bastarache, retired Justice, Supreme Court
Julius Grey, lawyer
Guy Laforest, Université Laval
Daniel Weinstock, Université de Montréal

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August 29, 2012 at 7:30 pm


The Interpretation of Modernity 2

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A conference of the Groupe de Recherche Interuniversitaire en Philosophie Politique (GRIPP) de Montréal, the Centre de Recherche en Éthique de l’Université de Montréal (CRÉUM) and McGill University’ Research Group on Constitutional Studies (RGCS).

Chair: Hasana Sharp, McGill
Whatever Happened to the Ontic Logos ?
Michael Rosen (Harvard University)
The Fragility of Things : Fullness, Vitality and the Contemporary Condition
William Connolly (Johns Hopkins University)

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August 29, 2012 at 7:25 pm


The interpretation of modernity 1

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A conference of the Groupe de Recherche Interuniversitaire en Philosophie Politique (GRIPP) de Montréal, the Centre de Recherche en Éthique de l’Université de Montréal (CRÉUM) and McGill University’ Research Group on Constitutional Studies (RGCS).

Chair: Natalie Stoljar, McGill
Social Imaginaries, Human Action, and History
Craig Calhoun (New York University/London School of Economics)
The Telos of Modernity
Jacob Levy (McGill University)

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August 29, 2012 at 7:20 pm


Moral Agency and the Self I

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A conference of the Groupe de Recherche Interuniversitaire en Philosophie Politique (GRIPP) de Montréal, the Centre de Recherche en Éthique de l’Université de Montréal (CRÉUM) and McGill University’ Research Group on Constitutional Studies (RGCS).

Chair: Christine Tappolet, Université de Montréal
What is Wrong with Positive Liberty : The Struggles of Agency in a Non-Ideal World
John Christman (Penn State University)
What’s Right With Positive Liberty : Agency, Autonomy, and the Other
Nancy Hirschmann (University of Pennsylvania)

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August 29, 2012 at 7:13 pm


Religion and modernity

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A conference of the Groupe de Recherche Interuniversitaire en Philosophie Politique (GRIPP) de Montréal, the Centre de Recherche en Éthique de l’Université de Montréal (CRÉUM) and McGill University’ Research Group on Constitutional Studies (RGCS).

Chair: Simone Chambers, University of Toronto
Varieties of Religious and Secular Phenomenological Experiences – José Casanova (Georgetown University)
A Crisis of Secularism ? – Tariq Modood (University of Bristol)
Taylor, Rawls, and Secularism – Ronald Beiner (University of Toronto)
Muslim Secularism: Between Mimicry and Innovation – Nilufer Gole (CESPRA-EHESS, Paris)
TBA – Jeanne Bethke Elshtain (University of Chicago)

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August 29, 2012 at 6:55 pm