The James Wilson Lecture: Prof. Daniel Robinson - “The Scottish Enlightenment and the Founding”
We invite you to join us for our bi-annual lecture preceding our JWI Senior Seminar in Washington, DC. on Friday, November 3, at 5:30pm. His lecture is titled: "The Scottish Englightenment and the Founding," and will examine the relationshp between the principles which underlay our nation and those of the Scotish Enlightenment. The lecture will be followed by a cocktail reception. This event is free and open to the public.
Prof. Robinson is a member of the philosophy faculty at Oxford University, where he has lectured annually since 1991. He is also Distinguished Professor, Emeritus, at Gerogetown Univeristy and formely Adjunct Professory of Psychology at Columbia University. Prof. Robinson earned his Ph.D. in Neuropsychology from City Univeristy of New York.
Prof. Daniel Robinson has published over 40 books on psychology and philosophy. He writes widely on the contitutional history of the United States and its philosophical foundations with original reserach appearing in The International Journal of Constitutional Law and The American Journal of Jurisprudence. He is coeditor of The American Founding: Its Intellectual and Moral Framework
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