Responsible Public Debate Workshop at the RSE

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesPublic Engagement – Public lecture/debate/seminar

Description

The RSE Young Academy of Scotland and the University of Edinburgh are organising a 1-day event for campaigners, activists, politicians, writers and academics to discuss the norms of public debate with the aim of creating a draft Charter for Responsible Public Debate. The event was hosted by Matthew Chrisman, Professor of Philosophy at the University of Edinburgh, whose work on political philosophy of language and social epistemology informs the structure and aims of the project.
Period13 May 2019
Event typeWorkshop
LocationEdinburgh, United Kingdom
Degree of RecognitionNational