Catalonia, Scotland, Brexit and beyond: the morality of nationalism and secession

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Blavatnik School of Government, Radcliffe Observatory Quarter, Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6GG
Open to the public
This event is free
11
May 2018
Lecture

Join Professor Alan Patten (Princeton) and Yuli Tamir for a lunchtime roundtable talk on the topic of Catalonia, Scotland, Brexit and beyond: the morality of nationalism and secession.

Please feel free to bring your lunch with you.

Alan Patten is the Howard Harrison and Gabrielle Snyder Beck Professor of Politics at Princeton University. He received an M Phil and D Phil in Politics from Oxford University. He is the author of Hegel’s Idea of Freedom and of Equal Recognition: The Moral Foundations of Minority Rights and the editor of Philosophy & Public Affairs.

Yuli Tamir is the President of Shenkar College. She was a deputy speaker of the Knesset and served as Israel's Minister of Immigration (1999-2001) and Minister of Education (2006-2009). She is a member of Blavatnik School adjunct faculty.