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Welcome to CONCEPT

Welcome to CONCEPT: The Nottingham Centre for Normative Political Theory.

CONCEPT was launched in 2010 to encourage and promote the school's research in normative political theory, which explores questions about how political arrangements ought to be. So for example how a society's main institutions ought to be organised, what kinds of values and principles should be adopted, or how political choices should be made.

Nottingham has a large and active community of scholars working in this area, incorporating both staff and research students. Work ranges across areas such as property, justice in education, environmental ethics, the politics of recognition, utopian politics, democratic theory, and intergenerational justice. We particularly welcome applications from potential research students to work with us in any area of normative political thought. 

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Call for participants and discussants for third workshop on Climate Ethics and Climate Economics

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We are now looking for participants for our third workshop on Climate Ethics and Climate Economics: Fat Tails - Imposing and Redistributing Risks.
Date:
08 August 2016

Materials available from second Climate Ethics and Climate Economics conference

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We are pleased to announce that all the materials from our April conference are now available online.
Date:
08 August 2016

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CONCEPT

Law and Social Sciences Building
The University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham
NG7 2RD

telephone: +44 (0)115 846 8135
fax: +44 (0)115 951 4859
email: concept@nottingham.ac.uk