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Sir Malcolm Knox memorial lecture

One of the world’s most distinguished philosophers is to give the annual Sir Malcolm Knox Memorial Lecture at the University of St Andrews.

The lecture, to be given by Professor Joseph Raz, is named after the distinguished philosophical translator and will be held in School III, St Salvator’s Quad, St Andrews at 5.15pm on 9 May 2001. Professor Raz is one of the world’s leading philosophers of law and a highly distinguished moral and political philosopher. His topic is “Personal Attachments and Universal Values”.

Hosted by the Centre for Ethics, Philosophy and Public Affairs, the lecture has previously been delivered by John Rawls, Ronald Dworkin, Alasdair MacIntyre, Bernard Williams, Baroness Warnock, Onora O’Neill, Charles Taylor, Richard Rorty and Martha Nussbaum.

For further information, please contact the Department of Moral Philosophy on telephone 01334 462486.

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Issued by Beattie Media on behalf of the University of St Andrews For more information please contact Claire Grainger on 01334 462530, 07730 415 015 or email cg24@st-andrews.ac.uk Ref: knox.2001/standrews/chg/30april2001

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