Jim Nickel visits PluriCourts

Professor James Nickel (University of Miami) visits PluriCourts on 28 September - 2 October 2015. He is one of five permanent PluriCourts Research Fellows and contributes substantively to the research under the MultiRights project.

On 29 September, Jim Nickel will hold a MultiRights seminar about Support and Conflict within Systems of Rights: Ten Theses in which he will elaborate on the relationships between rights within particular systems.

He has also agreed to hold a lecture on "What Future for Human Rights?" at the Norwegian Centre for Human Rights, on 28 September.

James W. Nickel holds a joint appointment in the Philosophy Department and the Law School at the University of Miami. He teaches and writes in human rights law and theory, political philosophy, philosophy of law, and constitutional law.

Tags: Human Rights, Legitimacy
Published Sep. 27, 2015 12:00 AM