Rhetoric and Ethics 1999-2000, February

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Ethics describe social arrangements, but communities we live in are much larger and more diverse than they have ever been. So who really makes those agreements? How long can we expect them to last? How do we change them? And, most of all, how can we work on agreements that respect our differences?

Professor Hunter engages in discussion with eminent commentators on contemporary society.

The discussions covered in the attached PDF were as follows:

  • Ethics and Nation: In the 21st Century, What Are We Citizens Of? with Professor Sylvia Walby, 3 February 2000
  • War and Peace: Dealing with Difference with Professor Cynthia Cockburn, 10 February 2000
  • Difference and Community: Can We 'Do' Ethics or is 'Ethics' Done To Us? 17 February 2000

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This event was on Thu, 03 Feb 2000

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Professor Lynette Hunter

Professor of Rhetoric

Lynette Hunter was the Gresham Professor of Rhetoric between 1997 and 2000.

She is currently Professor of the History and Rhetoric of Performance at the...

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