The Institute of Intellectual History hosts an ever-widening series of lectures, seminars, and conferences, all of which are open to the public.

Previous events are listed in our archive organised by year: 2018 | 2017 |2016 | 2015 | 2014 | 2013

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After Pufendorf: Natural law and the passions in Germany and Scotland

By the middle of the eighteenth century, a number of authors who taught and wrote about natural law saw themselves as being engaged in a very different intellectual and academic activity than that of the natural lawyers of earlier generations. While staying within the mode of natural law, the deep-going revision that they understood themselves […]