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Global Justice Collaboration

The Levan Institute for Humanities and Ethics has joined in an effort to boost teaching and research collaboration between University Paris 8 and the USC Dana and David Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences. The Levan Institute, along with cosponsors University Paris 8, the USC Center for International Studies and the USC Shoah Foundation Institute, will host a series of annual conferences and joint publications to further these efforts. 

Global Justice Conference (2011)

The 2011 conference brought speakers from USC, University Paris 8 and University Paris Ouest to discuss the emerging field of global justice in the social sciences, law, medicine and economics. Speakers discussed the impact of conflicts, human and environmental rights, restorative justice and the reach of international legal institutions.

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Conference hosted by the Dornsife Department of Political Science and the Consulate General of France in Los Angeles.

Global Justice (II): Ethics and Practices of Responsibility (2012)

The 2012 Global Justice (II): Ethics and Practices of Responsibility will be hosted by University Paris 8, November 19-20. 

This two-day workshop conference will discuss topics of common interest around continuing questions of global justice raised by our first collaborative conference in April 2011 at USC. We aim to move beyond describing problems and toward developing themes of responsibility in creating justice and remedying injustice.

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Deadline submission is May 31, 2012.