The Tanner Lectures Vol 26

The Tanner Lectures on Human Values, founded July 1, 1978, at Clare Hall, Cambridge University, was established by the American scholar, industrialist, and philanthropist Obert Clark Tanner. Lectureships are awarded to outstanding scholars or leaders in broadly defined fields of human values, and transcend ethnic, national, religious, or ideological distinctions. Volume 26 features lectures given by Stephen Breyer, Carl Bildt, Axel Honneth, Paul Farmer, and Avishai Margalit.

Grethe B. Peterson is director of the Tanner Lectures on Human Values. She lives in Park City, Utah.

Table of Contents:

Active Liberty: Interpreting Our Democratic Constitution: Stephen Breyer
Peace after War: Our Experience: Carl Bildt
Reification: A Recognition-Theoretical View: Axel Honneth
Never Again? Reflections on Human Values and Human Rights: Paul Farmer
Indecent Compromise and Decent Peace: Avishai Margalit