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Unless otherwise specified, seminars take place on Monday between 5pm - 6.45pm in the Old Combination Room, Trinity College

Research Seminar Series 1Research Seminar Series 2

1 May
John Marshall (Johns Hopkins)  

"Islam, Toleration and the Enlightenment"


8 May
Liisi Keedus (York)
"'The New World' of Karl Barth: Theology, Politics, and Legacies"

Comment: Waseem Yaqoob (Cambridge)

Paper download: Cambridge | Visitor

15 May
Niklas Olsen (Copenhagen)
"The Emergence of the Sovereign Consumer – from Adam Smith to the Socialist Calculation Debate"

22 May
James Stafford (Oxford)
"What was "Free Trade"? Commercial Treaties and the Law of Nations, 1650-1860"

Comment: Richard Whatmore (St. Andrews)

Paper download: Cambridge | Visitor

A major conference on this theme will be held under the auspices of the Centre for Political Thought at Clare College, Cambridge, on 10-11 May 2018. The conference will address the ways in which political philosophers have engaged with concepts of time and the evidence of history. Booking details will be available here in Sept 2017.

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