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Fri10Aug2018Princeton University Centre for Human Values
Book Workshop Sandra Field's Potentia: Hobbes and Spinoza on Power and Popular Politics
Sandra Field's Potentia: Hobbes and Spinoza on Power and Popular Politics
10th August 2018
Princeton University Centre for Human Values
Marx Hall 301
9.30-9.45am Welcome and overview
9.45-11.15am Hobbesian concepts of power (Steven Nadler: Chapters 2 and 3)
11.15-11.30am Coffee break
11.30am-1.00pm Hobbesian political models (Arash Abizadeh: Chapters 3 and 4)
1.00-1.45pm Lunch break
1.45-3.15pm Spinozist concepts of power (Michael Rosenthal: Chapter 5 and 6)
3.15-3.30pm Coffee break
3.30-5.00pm Spinozist political models (Hasana Sharp: Chapters 7 and 8)
The workshop is free and open to the public. No registration is required, although RSVP will help to plan catering. For more information, or to receive a copy of the manuscript, please contact email@example.com.