Workshop "Population Ethics"

published: 2015-01-07 Japanese:日本語版へ

Date & Time:January 12, 2015 13:00-18:00
Place:#401/2 Soshikan Hall, Kinugasa Campus, Ritsumeikan University
Host:Research Center for Ars Vivendi, Ritsumeikan University
Participation:Free of Charge / No Advance Application Necessary
Language:English (No Interpretation)

*There is no parking available at the venue, so please use public transportation.

Event Overview

We invite Prof. Gustaf Arrhenius of Stockholm University, who is a leading philosopher on Population Ethics. Prof. Arrhenius gives a keynote speech on Population Ethics based on his forthcoming book, Population Ethics: The Challenge of Future Generations (Oxford: Oxford University Press, forthcoming). Then we do discussion, including questions posed by two graduate students at the Graduate School of Core Ethics and Frontier Sciences and comments made by two leading philosophers in Japan.

Program

13:00-13:10 Opening Address
Akira Inoue (Host)
13:10-14:10 Keynote Speech
Gustaf Arrhenius (Stockholm University)
14:10-14:20 Break
14:20-14:50 Questions
Ju Hyun Shin (Graduate School of Core Ethics and Frontier Sciences, Ritsumeikan University)
Hidemitsu Aoki (Graduate School of Core Ethics and Frontier Sciences, Ritsumeikan University)
14:50-15:10 Reply
Gustaf Arrhenius
15:10-15:20 Break
15:20-16:40 Comment
Kaoru Ando (Kobe University)
Makoto Suzuki (Nanzan University)
16:40-16:50 Break
16:50-17:20 Reply
Gustaf Arrhenius
17:20-17:50 Overall Discussion
17:50-18:00 Closing Remarks
Akira Inoue

Inquiries

Administrative Office, Research Center for Ars Vivendi, Ritsumeikan University
56-1 Tojiinkita-machi, Kita-ku, Kyoto 603-8577
E-mail: ars-vive@st.ritsumei.ac.jp
TEL: +81-75-465-8475
FAX: +81-75-465-8245

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