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Student Feedback 2010

Previous Public Lectures

1.Mary Ward Lecture 2014

'WOMEN IN THE CHURCH AND THE ACADEMY'

Mary McAleese in conversation with Janet Martin Soskice

Listen here: http://www.mixcloud.com/MBITLectures/
This event took place on March 1st, at the Cambridge University Law Faculty, celebrating twenty years of the Margaret Beaufort Institute of Theology.

2. Public Lectures 2012

THE CRISIS OF CAPITALISM AND THE COMMON GOOD

This lecture series was focused on developing a public discussion for how a Catholic social vision of society can contribute to current questions on the ongoing economic crisis. It included many different perspectives from economics, theology and politics. We made audio recordings of these lectures available. Please click on the links below to listen, and become part of the public debate:

6th February: Prof. Dan Finn - On the Moral Ecology of Markets (listen here)

13th February: Prof. Stefano Zamagni - Imagining a Civil Economy (listen here)

20th February: Prof. Johan Verstraeten - Towards an Economy with a Human Face (listen here)

27th February: Lord Glasman & Prof. Phillip Booth - Capitalism and the Free Economy (listen here)

5th March: Dr. Mary Hirschfeld - Thomism for the 21st Century (listen here)

12th March: Dr. Catherine Cowley - Virtue in the Institution (listen here)

For further information, contact Dr. Anna Rowlands afr26@cam.ac.uk