January 29 Wednesday

Law and Philosophy - Gideon Yaffe - Foundations of American Legal Thought

  • Wednesday, January 29, 2020 at 12:00PM - 1:00PM
  • SLB Room 129
  • Open To The Yale Community
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Professor Gideon Yaffe will deliver a lecture titled Law and Philosophy, as a part of the Foundations of American Legal Thought course taught by Professors Daniel Markovits & Cristina Rodríguez. The lecture is open to the Yale Community and all are invited to attend. Lunch will be served. 

The public lectures on the Foundations of American Legal Thought will be held weekly during the 2020 Spring term, on Wednesdays at 12:10 p.m. to 1 p.m. The other lectures delivered within the series are the following:

15 January John Witt formalism and realism
22 January Bill Eskridge from legal realism to legal process
29 January Gideon Yaffe law and philosophy
5 February Tom Tyler law and the social sciences (psychology)
12 February   Guido Calabresi law and economics
19 February Christine Jolls behavioral law and economics
26 February Anne Alstott law, equality, and social welfare policy
4 March Bruce Ackerman the countermajoritarian difficulty
18 March Paul Kahn law, power, and violence
25 March Sam Moyn critical theory and law
1 April Vicki Schultz feminist legal theory
8 April Issa Kohler-Hausmann   the law and sociology of race
15 April Daniel Markovits critical economics