News & Announcements

Picture of Brian Kogelmann Brian Kogelmann and Stephen Stich Publish Paper

Brian Kogelmann and Stephen Stich's paper "The Irrelevance of the Impossibility of Pure Libertarianism" has been published in The Journal of Philosophy.

Abstract: In “The... read more

Social Philosophy and Policy Conference on Progress

The upcoming Social Philosophy and Policy conference, entitled Progress, will take place on May 12-15 in Hermosa Beach, CA. 

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Social Philosophy and Policy Conference on Ideal Theory

Twenty-two distinguished philosophers, political theorists, and economists contributed to the Social Philosophy and Policy conference on Ideal Theory & Practice, which was held December 3-6 at... read more

Environmental Ethics Workshop
On November 12-15, 2015, the... read more
Workshop on the Ethics of Climate Change with Darrel Moellendorf

On October 10th, the Freedom Center hosted a Workshop... read more

Current Research Workshop with Fabian Wendt

On September 5th, the Freedom Center hosted its first Current Research Workshop for the 2015-16 academic year featuring the manuscript for Fabian Wendt's upcoming book, Political Morality Beyond... read more

Social Philosophy and Policy

The circulation numbers for 2014 for the journal Social Philosophy and Policy have just come out. Subscriptions now total 7986, an increase of 372 over 2013.  This is on top of even... read more

Graduate Teaching and Mentoring

Jerry Gaus wins the University of Arizona Graduate Teaching and Mentoring for 2015.  Jerry's influence has in fact been transformative at all levels of teaching.  We salute Jerry for over a decade... read more

Forum on Adaptable Systems at the Biosphere 2

In nature, adaptable strategies are incorporated into successful organisms through the relentless and value neutral process of natural selection. Delegates of the Forum will meet to address the... read more

Chris Howard awarded as Outstanding Graduate Student

We are proud to announce that Center graduate fellow Chris Howard has received the Fink Prize for Outstanding Graduate Student awarded by the Department of Philosophy here at the University of... read more