Political, Legal, and Economic Philosophy

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"Hinterfragt" - The ethics podcast

Most Recent Episode | December 2016

Friederike Schmitz: Animal Ethics and Animal Politics

Should we refrain from eating animals? How can the relationship between humankind and animal be made more equitable? A talk with Friederike Schmitz, Postfoc at the research center for Political Theory and Philosophy at Freie Universität Berlin

Upcoming Compact Course AS2016


Prof. Debra Satz (Stanford University)

"Markets and Ethics"

11 - 15 September 2017

The course on KSL.