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RO-10789-71

Ripon College (Ripon, WI 54971-1465)
Robert Hannaford (Project Director: 11/01/1970 to present)

1971 Conference in Moral of Political Philosophy

The Ripon conference will be directed toward a clarification of some of the moral and political issues which are dividing our communities and campuses. This kind of clarification is necessary if our young people are to hold the convictions and capacity for reflection that are required of them. The conferences will provide need opportunities for interchange between some of our ablest moral and political philosophers and will provide fruitful and exciting educational experiences for the students observing them. The proceedings of the conference will make lively and useful readings in political philosophy. To assist in funding a conference on the tope "Rights, Moral Practice and Reasons for Political Action" which will be directed toward a clarification of the moral and political issues dividing campuses and communities. The conference will provide opportunities for exchange between leading scholars in moral and political philosophy and educational experiences for the student participants.

Project fields:
Philosophy, General

Program:
Basic Research

Division:
Research Programs

Total amounts:
$4,760 (approved)
$4,760 (awarded)

Grant period:
11/1/1970 – 10/31/1971