Wednesday, November 18, 2009
Thomas Pogge at Oxford University, November 27
Professor Thomas Pogge (Yale) will deliver the second Society for Applied Philosophy Annual Lecture at Corpus Christi College, University of Oxford, November 27. The lecture's title is "Measuring Development, Poverty and Gender Equity".
The lecture will be chaired by Onora O'Neill, Honorary President of the Society for Applied Philosophy.
The paper will be published in issue 27:1 of Journal of Applied Philosophy.
Thomas Pogge is Professor of Philosophy and International Affairs at Yale University. His latest book is "World Poverty and Human Rights", 2nd, expanded edition (Polity Press 2008). In sping 2010, Cambridge University Press will publish his new book "Politics as Usual: What Lies behind the Pro-Poor Rhetoric". Polity Press plans a book with critical essays on Pogge - "Thomas Pogge and his Critics", edited by Alison Jaggar.