Paternalism and Groups | June 2022 | Oxford

‘Paternalism and Groups’

16th and 17th June 2022, Oxford

This workshop focuses on policies designed to promote the health of groups. We will investigate the extent to which such interventions can be carried out ‘against the will of’ or ‘for the sake of’ those subject to them, given the diversity of preferences and interests within large populations.

Partner organisation: Ethox Centre, University of Oxford

Confirmed speakers

  • Kalle Grill, Associate Professor in Philosophy, Umeå University.
  • Daniel Groll, Associate Professor in Philosophy, Carleton College; Member of the Center for Bioethics, University of Minnesota.
  • Jonathan Quong, Professor of Philosophy and Law, USC; Associate Editor Philosophy & Public Affairs.
  • Stephanie Collins, Associate Professor in Philosophy, Monash University.
  • Mark Fabian, Senior lecturer and deputy director at the Institute for Social Change at the University of Tasmania; affiliate researcher at the Bennett Institute for Public Policy at Cambridge University.

To express interest in attending the workshop, please email:

%d bloggers like this: