Wednesday
13
November
Time
09:30 to 16:30
End date
13 November 2019
Venue: 
Haldane Room, Wolfson College, Linton Rd, Oxford OX2 6UD
Wednesday, 13 November 2019 - 9:30am to 4:30pm

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Workshop: Adam Smith as Jurist

Tuesday 12th November

Leonard Wolfson Auditorium, Wolfson College

17:30–18:45    Lecture: Adam Smith as Jurist

                        Iain McLean, Professor of Politics, Oxford University

 

 

Wednesday 13th November

Haldane Room, Wolfson College

Workshop Programme

09:25               Welcome and introduction

Denis GALLIGAN

Professor of Socio-Legal Studies Emeritus, University of Oxford and Director of Programmes, Foundation for Law, Justice and Society

 

09:30–11:00    Session 1

Adam Smith and the Formation of the Scottish Legal Profession   

John CAIRNS

Professor of Civil Law, Edinburgh University

 

Adam Smith, Religious Freedom, and Law                                       

Scot PETERSON

Bingham Research Fellow in Constitutional Studies, Oxford University

 

11:00–11:15    Tea and Coffee

 

11:15–12:45    Session 2

Adam Smith, David Hume, and Edmund Burke: A Common Legal Heritage?

John ADAMS

Chairman, Foundation for Law, Justice and Society and Adjunct Professor in Political Science at Rutgers University

 

Adam Smith on the Social Foundations of Constitutions    

Denis GALLIGAN

 

12:45–14:00    Lunch

 

14:00–16:15    Session 3        

Justice as Sentiment      

Hossein DABBAGH

Philosophy Tutor, Oxford University

 

Adam Smith: Between Anti-paternalism and Solidarity

Daniel SMILOV

Associate Professor, Political Science, Sofia University

 

“Pieces upon a Chessboard”: The Man of System in Liberal Constitutionalism

Bogdan IANCU

Associate Professor, Bucharest University

 

16:15               Concluding Discussion

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