What is wrong with slavery?

Date & time
1–2pm Wednesday 26 May 2021
Venue

Phillipa Weeks Staff Library, ANU College of Law, Building 7, Room 7.4.1., 6 Fellows Road, Acton, ACT 2601

Speakers
Associate Professor Joshua Neoh
Contact
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ANU College of Law Research Seminar

Part of the ANU College of Law Research Seminar Series 2021 series

What is wrong with slavery?
Image: Roman collared slaves — Marble relief, from Smyrna (Izmir, Turkey), 200 CE. Collection of the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford, England, via Wikicommons.

We all agree that slavery is wrong, but what exactly is wrong with it? The answer to this question in moral philosophy has far-reaching implications in the debate between positivists and antipositivists in legal philosophy. The seminar will answer this question and work out its implications.

Speakers

  • Associate Professor Joshua Neoh »

    Joshua Neoh is an Associate Professor and Sub-Dean (International) at ANU College of Law. He received his LLB at the ANU, LLM at Yale and PhD at Cambridge.

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