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Utrecht Philosophy Lecture series – 26 Sept, 16:00, prof. Cécile Laborde (Oxford University)
26 September @ 16:00
We are happy to announce that the first lecture in the Utrecht Philosophy Lecture series 2022-2023 will take place on the 26th of September, at 16:00h, in Sweelinckzaal (Drift 21), Utrecht University.
Our speaker for this session is prof. Cécile Laborde from the University of Oxford with the talk Who Can Claim Indirect Discrimination? (please find the abstract below).
Everyone is also cordially invited to join the small reception afterwards. We look forward to seeing many of you there!
Hanno Sauer and Karolina Kudlek
Who Can Claim Indirect Discrimination?
This paper asks why discrimination is wrong, when it is wrong. In particular, it asks whether all members of protected groups – including whites, men – should benefit from the protection of the law. I argue that while direct discrimination is symmetrical (it should protect dominant as well as dominated groups), indirect discrimination should be seen as structurally asymmetrical.
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