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Professor Jeff McMahan (Oxford): Auguste Comte Memorial Lecture
11 March 2015, 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Liability, Proportionality and the Number of Aggressors
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Date: Wednesday 11 March 2015
Venue: Hong Kong Theatre, Clement House
Speaker: Professor Jeff McMahan
Chair: Professor Michael Otsuka
The annual Auguste Comte Memorial Lecture will be delivered by a leading scholar in social and political philosophy.
Jeff McMahan is White’s Professor of Moral Philosophy at the University of Oxford and the author of The Ethics of Killing: problems at the margins of life and Killing in War.
Mike Otsuka is a professor in the philosophy department at LSE.
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