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The 2015 Inamori Ethics Prize Ceremony and Lecture: Human Development and the Capabilities Approach in Global Ethics 

Date: Thu. October 15th, 2015, 6:00 pm-7:30 pm
Location: Maltz Performing Arts Center, 1855 Ansel Road

Nussbaum ImageThe 2015 Inamori Ethics Prize will be awarded to celebrated philosopher and scholar Martha Nussbaum, the Ernst Freund Distinguished Service Professor of Law and Ethics at the University of Chicago. As part of the prize ceremony, Professor Nussbaum will present a lecture on her signature work that has been at the forefront of the principal contemporary ethical issues. Along with economist Amartya Sen, Nussbaum has reoriented conversations of international welfare efforts away from exclusive focus on GDP and toward the capabilities of a nation’s individuals.

This event is free and open to the public.  Registration Required.  

Please register HERE. 

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