The Annual John and Eileen Marrett Memorial Lecture and the Research Group on Constitutional Studies Lecture Series Present "Oil, Dictators & Civil Wars: Our Contributions, Our Solutions" with Dr. Leif Weinar, professor and Chair of Ethics, King's College, London.
Date & Time: Thursday, October 11, 2012, 4:30 - 6:30pm
Location: Ferrier Building, Room 456, McGill University
For additional information, please contact Professor Jacob T. Levy (jtlevy [at] gmail.com).
The Research Group on Constitutional Studies encourages research in political theory, political philosophy, jurisprudence, and normative and empirical studies of constitutionalism. It encompasses scholars from the Departments of Political Science and Philosophy and the Faculty of Law. Its emphases include federalism and legal pluralism; constitutional and analytical jurisprudence; the history of political thought, including the history of constitutionalism, social contract theory, and rights theory; theories of rights and justice; and the study of constitutional systems in practice. Please consult: http://www.mcgill.ca/rgcs/