PAST EVENT: The Idea of Human Rights and Foreign Policy, 15 June, University College London
16 Jun 10

The Idea of Human Rights and Foreign Policy

15 June


Free (registration required)

Gustave Tuck Lecture Theatre, University College London


UCL Institute for Human Rights and King’s College London present a selection of leading legal and political academics to discuss the nature and function of human rights. The panel will discuss their own attitudes towards human rights before taking questions from the audience.

Speakers Include:

Dr Katrin Flikschuh (LSE);

Professor Henry Shue (Oxford University);

Professor Charles Beitz (Princeton University)

Professor Joseph Raz (Oxford University & Columbia University)

Professor David Held (LSE)

Professor John Tasioulas (Oxford University)

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