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Results: 1 - 83 of 83
  • 19 Mar 2019
    The Importance of Being Earnest

    12:00 - 13:00 | Lecture

    Paul Scholten Colloquium with Tim Wolff

  • 19 Feb 2019
    The importance of Parliament

    12:00 - 13:00 | Lecture

    Paul Scholten Colloquium with Bastiaan Rijpkema Discussant: Sarah de Lange (Politicologie UvA)

  • 14 Feb 2019
    Fighting the merchants of fear

    11:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    Expert seminar organised by the Paul Scholten Center for Jurisprudence and the UVA Institute for Advanced Study (IAS)

  • 6 Nov 2018
    De Urgenda-uitspraak: rechterlijk activisme of logische stap?

    12:00 - 13:00 | Lecture

    - Dutch colloquium - Paul Scholten Centre Colloquium & Spui25 met Wiebe Hommes en Laura Burgers

  • 30 Oct 2018
    Filosofisch Racisme (Dutch colloquium)

    12:00 - 13:00 | Lecture

    Paul Scholten Centre Colloquium met Wouter Veraart en Cees Maris

  • 9 Oct 2018
    In search of a connection: the circulation of ideas between Dutch and Tuscan jurists in the early modern age (XVII-XVIII centuries)

    12:00 - 13:00 | Lecture

    Paul Scholten Centre Colloquium with Brenno Bianchi

  • 2 Oct 2018
    The Promise of a Thick View

    12:00 - 13:00 | Lecture

    Paul Scholten Centre Colloquium with Adriaan Bedner

  • 27 Jun 2018
    There is no ‘mandatory vaccination’: different policies require different arguments

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    Paul Scholten Centre Colloquium with Mark Navin

  • 12 Jun 2018
    The regulation of air quality in Europe

    12:00 - 13:00 | Lecture

    Paul Scholten Centre Colloquium with Tobias Arnoldussen (PPLE)

  • 1 Jun 2018
    Trust and Deference between Legal Authorities in Europe

    09:00 - 18:00 | Workshop

    This workshop, financed by Law and Justice Across Borders, seeks to explore the conceptual and empirical assumptions and justifications underlying the mechanism of trust and deference between legal authorities in Europe.

  • 15 May 2018
    The new-right in the Netherlands

    12:00 - 13:00 | Lecture

    Paul Scholten Centre Colloquium with Merijn Oudenampsen (Political science UvA)

  • 17 Apr 2018
    Grotius on sovereignty

    13:00 - 14:00 | Lecture

    Paul Scholten Centre Colloquium with Guus van Nifterik (PSC)

  • 13 Mar 2018
    Integrating the subject: narratives of emancipation in regionalism

    12:00 - 13:00 | Lecture

    Paul Scholten Centre Colloquium with Floris de Witte (LSE). Discussant Christina Eckes (UvA ACELG) . This colloquium is jointly organised with Amsterdam Centre for European Law and Governance.

  • 13 Feb 2018
    The Method of Comparative Law reconsidered in the light of Legal Epistemology and the Reception of Roman law

    12:00 - 13:00 | Lecture

    Paul Scholten Centre Colloquium with Laurens Winkel. Discussant: Aukje van Hoek (Private international law, UvA)

  • Start 1 Feb 2018
    End 2 Feb 2018
    The public uses of coercion and force: from constitutionalism to war

    11:00 - 18:00 | Lecture

    Symposium discussing Arthur Ripstein's book manuscript Kant and the Law of War

  • 23 Jan 2018
    All judges on the couch? On Jerome Frank's Normative Realism as Murdochian Jurisprudence

    12:00 - 13:00 | Lecture

    Paul Scholten Centre Colloquium with Iris van Domselaar. Discussant Wouter de Been (EUR)

  • 7 Nov 2017
    Amplification and bricolage, how national problems shape European environmental regulation

    12:00 - 13:00 | Lecture

    Paul Scholten Centre Colloquium with Tobias Arnoldussen (PPLE).

  • 10 Oct 2017
    Deriving the International Rule of Law: An Unnecessary, Impractical and Unhelpful Exercise

    12:00 - 13:00 | Lecture

    Paul Scholten Centre Colloquium with Paul Burgess. Discussant: Ronald Janse (PSC)

  • 5 Sep 2017
    Neutrality and the accommodation of diversity

    15:30 - 17:00 | Lecture

    Paul Scholten Centre Colloquium with Prof. Peter Balint, University of New South Wales, Canberra.

  • 23 May 2017
    Dutch Lawyers: the current state of the profession

    12:00 - 13:00 | Lecture

    Paul Scholten Centre Colloquium with Nienke Doornbos (PSC).

  • 14 Mar 2017
    “Scientific Inference” vs. “Legal Reasoning”?—Not So Fast!

    12:00 - 13:00 | Lecture

    Paul Scholten Centre Colloquium with Susan Haack (University of Miami). Discussant: Jill Coster van Voorhout (The Hague Institute for Global Justice)

  • 7 Feb 2017
    Law, Time, and Inhumanity: Reflections on the Imprescriptible

    12:00 - 13:00 | Lecture

    Paul Scholten Centre Colloquium with Luigi Corrias (VU University Amsterdam).

  • 6 Dec 2016
    Justice through European Private Law

    12:00 - 13:00 | Lecture

    Paul Scholten Centre Colloquium with Chantal Mak (CSECL). Discussant: Roland Pierik (PSC).

  • 22 Nov 2016
    Forward or Back: The Future of European Integration and the Impossibility of the Status Quo

    12:00 - 13:00 | Lecture

    Paul Scholten Centre Colloquium with Ronan McCrea (UCL). Discussant: Christina Eckes (UvA, ACELG).

  • 25 Oct 2016
    Democracy as self-correction

    12:00 - 13:00 | Lecture

    Paul Scholten Centre Colloquium with Bastiaan Rijpkema (Legal Philosophy Leiden). Discussant: Tim Wolff (PSC).

  • 4 Oct 2016
    Validity and Adjudication in Multi-level Legal Systems

    12:00 - 13:00 | Lecture

    Paul Scholten Centre Colloquium with Thomas Riesthuis (Legal Philosophy Erasmus University Rotterdam).

  • 13 Sep 2016
    The rule of law in weak-state contexts

    12:00 - 13:00 | Lecture

    Paul Scholten Centre Colloquium with Sander Wirken (ACIL). Discussant: Marc de Wilde.

  • 21 Jun 2016
    Two Rounds of Post-War Restitution and Dignity Restoration in the Netherlands and in France

    12:00 - 13:00 | Lecture

    Paul Scholten Centre Colloquium with Wouter Veraart (Legal philosophy VU University). Discussant: Yvonne Donders (ACIL).

  • 14 Jun 2016
    Emergencies in Public Law

    12:00 - 13:00 | Lecture

    Paul Scholten Centre Colloquium with Karin Loevy (NYU). Discussant: Marc de Wilde (PSC).

  • 13 Jun 2016
    Brian Tamanaha on Social Legal Theory

    14:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    The INFAR-program of the Erasmus University Rotterdam and the Paul Scholten Centre for Jurisprudence of the University of Amsterdam cordially invite you to a workshop with Prof. Brian Z. Tamanaha. Prof. Tamanaha ...

  • 9 Jun 2016
    PhD Master class with Brian Tamanaha on the Rule of Law

    13:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    Masterclass, Brian Tamanaha (Washington University, St. Louis) will discuss the medieval origins of the rule of law and basic ideas behind the rule of law in contemporary liberal societies.

  • 7 Jun 2016
    How do law clerks affect judicial decision-making?

    12:00 - 13:00 | Lecture

    Paul Scholten Colloquium with Nina Holvast (PSC). Title: Six factors that determine the role and influence of judicial assistants/law clerks on judicial decision-making

  • 31 May 2016
    Between Public Health and Parental Discretion

    12:00 - 13:00 | Lecture

    Paul Scholten Centre Colloquium with Roland Pierik (PSC). Discussant: Laura Burgers (Centre for the Study of European Contract Law, UvA)

  • 17 May 2016
    Disagreement and Moral Philosophy

    12:00 - 13:00 | Lecture

    Paul Scholten Centre Colloquium with Jurriën Hamer (Philosophy, Utrecht). Discussant: Roland Pierik (PSC)

  • 26 Apr 2016
    Strengthening Democracy Through Courts

    12:00 - 13:00 | Lecture

    Paul Scholten Centre Colloquium with Nik de Boer (European Law UvA). Discussant: Carla Zoethout (Constitutional Law UvA).

  • 5 Apr 2016
    Risk Management and Collateral Damage in Global Governance: the Case of Anti-Terrorism Financing

    12:00 - 13:00 | Lecture

    Paul Scholten Centre Colloquium with Dr Nathanael Ali (International Law EUR)

  • 22 Mar 2016
    Designing the Rawagede-case

    12:00 - 13:00 | Lecture

    Paul Scholten Centre Colloquium with Prof. Liesbeth Zegveld (UvA & Prakken d’Oliveira)

  • 23 Feb 2016
    Freedom of Thought as a Basic Liberty

    13:00 - 14:30 | Lecture

    Paul Scholten Centre Colloquium with Prof. Lucas Swaine (Dartmouth College).

  • 2 Feb 2016
    Fundamental Rights and the Rule of Law

    12:00 - 13:00 | Lecture

    Paul Scholten Centre Colloquium with Dr Antoinette Muntjewerff.

  • 12 Jan 2016
    Sovereignty as Autonomy

    12:00 - 13:00 | Lecture

    Paul Scholten Centre Colloquium with Dr Raf Geenens, (Philosophy & Law, University of Leuven).

  • 9 Dec 2015
    Embracing the Tension between National and International Human Rights Law: The Case for Parity

    16:00 - 17:30 | Lecture

    Paul Scholten Centre Colloquium with Prof. Alon Harel, Phillip and Estelle Mizock Professor of Law, at the Hebrew University. This paper is co-authored with Eyal Benvenisti.

  • 23 Nov 2015
    The precautionary principle as disciplinary device

    13:00 - 14:00 | Lecture

    Paul Scholten Centre Colloquium with Tobias Arnoldussen (Law & PPLE University of Amsterdam).

  • 13 Oct 2015
    Conscientious Objection and (the Limits of) Toleration in Liberal Democracies

    13:00 - 14:00 | Lecture

    Paul Scholten Centre Colloquium with Dr Stijn Smet (Law, Ghent University).

  • 26 May 2015
    Adam Czarnota on dealing with the past in Central and Eastern Europe: obstacle or step towards rule of law?

    12:00 - 14:00 | Lecture

    Research colloquium, organised by the Paul Scholten Centre. This colloquium is open to all, no registration required.

  • 17 Apr 2015
    What Does It Mean to Live in a Society of Equals?

    15:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    Research colloquium, organised by the Paul Scholten Centre and the Philosophy and Public Affairs Group (Philosophy). This colloquium is open to all, no registration required.

  • 7 Apr 2015
    Eric Boot (Legal Philosophy Nijmegen) on duties and corresponding rights

    12:00 - 13:00 | Lecture

    Research colloquium, organised by the Paul Scholten Centre. This colloquium is open to all, no registration required.

  • 10 Mar 2015
    Veit Bader & Marcel Maussen on how to avoid deadlock in democratic institutional pluralism.

    12:00 - 13:00 | Lecture

    Research colloquium, organised by the Paul Scholten Centre. This colloquium is open to all, no registration required.

  • 24 Feb 2015
    Rafal Manko (Private Law, UvA)

    12:00 - 13:00 | Lecture

    Research colloquium, organised by the Paul Scholten Centre. This colloquium is open to all, no registration required.

  • 12 Feb 2015
    Mini-Symposium on Fair Equality of Opportunity

    15:30 - 17:30 | Lecture

    Fair equality of opportunity remains a compelling but complex normative ideal. During this this mini-symposium, we will discuss a number of thorny questions central to the debates on distributive justice.

  • 10 Feb 2015
    Rob Schwitters (PSC) on some sociological reflections on the symbolic effects of legislation.

    12:00 - 13:00 | Lecture

    Research colloquium, organised by the Paul Scholten Centre. This colloquium is open to all, no registration required.

  • 27 Jan 2015
    Guus van Nifterik (PSC) on Huber’s Fundamental Law on Freedom of Property in its intellectual and legal context

    12:00 - 13:00 | Lecture

    Research colloquium, organised by the Paul Scholten Centre. This colloquium is open to all, no registration required.

  • 9 Jan 2015
    David Dyzenhaus on dreaming the Rule of Law

    14:00 - 17:15 | Lecture

    In this symposium, Dyzenhaus will present two papers: “Dworkin on Unjust Law” and “Dreaming the Rule of Law.”

  • 16 Dec 2014
    Ingo Venzke on alternative realities of International Law

    12:00 - 13:00 | Lecture

    Title: What If? Alternative Realities of International Law

  • 2 Dec 2014
    Prof. Andre Nollkaemper (Profesor of Public International Law, ACIL) on power and responsibility

    12:00 - 13:00 | Lecture

    Research colloquium, organised by the Paul Scholten Centre. This colloquium is open to all, no registration required.

  • 24 Nov 2014
    Monitoring rule of law in the EU

    09:00 - 16:45 | Lecture

    This workshop is organised by the Paul Scholten Centre, in cooperation with the Erasmus School of Law and the Hague Institute for the Internationalisation of Law. This colloquium is open to all, please register ...

  • 18 Nov 2014
    Ronald Janse (PSC) on UNGA resolutions on the rule of law

    12:00 - 13:00 | Lecture

    'How deep is your love? The UNGA (UN General Assembly) resolutions on the rule of law at the national and international levels, 2006-post 2015'.

  • 4 Nov 2014
    Roland Pierik on mandatory vaccinations

    12:00 - 13:00 | Lecture

    Title: Mandatory Vaccination: a Defence

  • 21 Oct 2014
    Pauline Westerman (Groningen) on The Rule of Law as a Legal Triple A

    12:00 - 13:00 | Lecture

    Title: The Rule of Law as a Legal Triple A; Discussant TBA

  • 7 Oct 2014
    Tamar de Waal (PSC) on Integration as pre-naturalization demand for immigrants

    12:00 - 13:00 | Lecture

    Title: "Immigration, integration, naturalization: exploring the links."

  • 22 Sep 2014
    Samuel Moyn (Harvard) on The Political Origins of Global Justice

    15:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    Against the background of the broader history of the idea of human rights, this lecture investigates when and why the contemporary field of "global justice" in philosophy and political theory was invented. Returning ...

  • 22 Sep 2014
    PhD workshop with Samuel Moyn, Harvard University

    10:00 - 12:00 | Lecture

    Samuel Moyn will lead a Ph.D. workshop at the University of Amsterdam. We will discuss Moyn's recent article 'On the Nonglobalization of Ideas.' If you are interested in attending, please send an email to Annelien de ...

  • 9 Sep 2014
    Nina Holvast (PSC) on the variety in judicial assistance in courts in the USA, England and Wales, and the Netherlands.

    12:00 - 13:00 | Lecture

    Title: A comparative study of the variety in judicial assistance in courts in the USA, England and Wales, and the Netherlands.

  • 10 Jul 2014
    The Rule of Law and Human Rights

    13:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    The maxim of Roman law, hominum causa omne jus constitutum est – all law is created for the benefit of human beings – has over the ages gained a firm foothold in western liberal democracies. The rule of law is one ...

  • 8 Jul 2014
    Brian Tamanaha on Insights About the Nature of Law from History

    13:00 - 15:00 | Lecture

    Brian Tamanaha is William Gardiner Hammond Professor of Law at the Washington University School of Law. In July 2014, he will be visiting the Paul Scholten Centre.

  • 1 Jul 2014
    Antoine Garapon on Judging the Past

    13:30 - 15:00 | Lecture

    Research colloquium, organised by the Paul Scholten Centre for Jurisprudence (UvA) and Centre for the Research of Time and Law (VU).

  • 17 Jun 2014
    CANCELLED Tamar de Waal (PSC) on immigration, naturalization, integration & inclusion

    13:00 - 14:00 | Lecture

    Title: "Immigration, naturalization, integration & inclusion: disentangling the debate."

  • 20 May 2014
    Julio Faundez (Professor of Law, University of Warwick) on justice reform and development

    12:00 - 13:00 | Lecture

    Title: Justice reform as if development really mattered

  • 16 May 2014
    Quentin Skinner on civil liberty

    11:00 - 13:00 | Lecture

    Quentin Skinner is Barber Beaumont Professor of the Humanities at Queen Mary, University of London

  • 6 May 2014
    Annelien de Dijn (political theory, UvA) on freedom and the rule of law

    12:00 - 13:00 | Lecture

    Title: freedom as the rule of law

  • 8 Apr 2014
    Marie Seong-Hak Kim on the rule of law and the role of courts in modern political transitions

    12:00 - 13:00 | Lecture

    This paper sets forth the evolution of the judicial process in modern Korea. It discusses in particular the role of the courts under the authoritarian Yusin Constitution (1972-1980). Jurisprudence during this period ...

  • 25 Mar 2014
    Pauline Westerman on The Rule Of Law as a Legal Triple A

    13:00 - 14:00 | Lecture

    Research colloquium, organised by the Paul Scholten Centre. This colloquium is open to all, no registration required.

  • 11 Mar 2014
    Guus van Nifterik discusses Francis Fukuyama on the Christian origins of the Rule of Law

    13:00 - 14:00 | Lecture

    Research colloquium, organised by the Paul Scholten Centre. This colloquium is open to all, no registration required.

  • 11 Feb 2014
    Bas Schotel on Legislation, Empirical Research and Juridicial Law

    13:00 - 14:00 | Lecture

    Research colloquium, organised by the Paul Scholten Centre. This colloquium is open to all, no registration required.

  • 28 Jan 2014
    Rob Schwitters on tort law, moral technology or reflective intersubjectivity

    13:00 - 14:00 | Lecture

    Research colloquium, organised by the Paul Scholten Centre. This colloquium is open to all, no registration required.

  • 10 Dec 2013
    Nomi Claire Lazar on Crisis Government and Constitutional Flexibility

    13:00 - 14:30 | Lecture

    Nomi Claire Lazar is assistant professor in The Graduate School of Public and International Affairs of the University of Ottawa. Her work focuses on a number of manifestations of the relationship between institutions ...

  • 26 Nov 2013
    Does weak rule of law over there lead to terrorist attacks over here?

    13:00 - 14:00 | Lecture

    Abstract: Over the past decade, policy makers have come to believe that transnational terrorism and rule of law are intimately linked. On the one hand, terrorism thrives in countries with weak rule of law. On the ...

  • 12 Nov 2013
    Sanne Taekema on rule of law problems in multiple spaces

    12:00 - 13:00 | Lecture

    Sanne Taekema, professor of jurisprudence at the Erasmus University Law School (Rotterdam), will present the research program of the Rotterdam legal theory department. The working title of their presentation is: ...

  • 29 Oct 2013
    Mariano Croce on why the law wants us to be normal

    13:00 - 14:00 | Lecture

    Mariano Croce (Post-Doc, University of Antwerp) will present his paper “Why does the law want us to be normal? Carl Schmitt’s institutionalism and the law in liberal regimes.” The paper will be discussed by dr. Bas ...

  • 14 Oct 2013
    Gianluigi Palombella on Law as a normative ideal

    11:00 - 14:00 | Lecture

    On monday October 14, Gianluigi Palombella, widely recognised as a leading scholar of the Rule of Law, will be visiting the Paul Scholten Centre. The theme of the colloquium is “Law as a normative ideal: from the ...

  • 1 Oct 2013
    Agnes Schreiner on how law manifests itself in Australian aboriginal art

    13:00 - 14:00 | Lecture

    How does law manifests itself in Australian aboriginal art? The paper will be discussed by Prof.mr. Inge van der Vlies.

  • 17 Sep 2013
    Nienke Doornbos & Leny de Groot-van Leeuwen on Bar regulation

    13:00 - 14:00 | Lecture

    New legislation for the regulation of lawyers is under way. Dr. Nienke Doornbos (Assistant professor of sociology of law) discusses the measures in comparison with the situation in Belgium. The paper (co-authored by ...

  • 9 Sep 2013
    Roland Pierik on mandatory inoculation

    12:00 - 13:00 | Lecture

    In response to the current outbreak of measles, dr Pierik (Associate profesor of legal philosophy) defends a legal obligation to vaccinate children against infectious diseases. The paper will be discussed by Prof. ...

  • 3 Sep 2013
    Nina Holvast on the role of judicial assistants in judicial decision-making

    13:00 - 14:00 | Lecture

    Paul Scholten Colloquium Title: The role of judicial assistants in judicial decision-making. Considering the impact of an increasing reliance on judicial assistants in Dutch court. Discussant: Jonathan Soeharno