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Alan Thomas, University of Kent

Center for Ethics and Public Affairs Faculty Seminar

"The Neo-Marxist Critique of Rawlsian Liberalism"

This Event is by Invitation Only



Tilton Hall
Room 307

About the Speaker

Alan Thomas is Senior Lecturer in Philosophy at the University of Kent. Educated at Cambridge, Harvard, and Oxford, where he completed a D.Phil under the supervision of the late Bernard Williams, Professor Thomas works on moral and political philosophy and the philosophy of mind. He has published three books, Thomas Nagel (Acumen Press and McGill-Queen’s University Press, 2008), Bernard Williams (as editor and contributor, Cambridge University Press, 2007), and Value and Context: The Nature of Moral and Political Knowledge (Clarendon Press, 2006), as well as numerous articles on subjects that range from theories of consciousness to liberal egalitarianism.

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