Bentham Project

2006 Archive

  • Utility and Democracy: The Political Thought of Jeremy Bentham by Philip Schofield, Director of the Bentham Project was published on 29 June 2006.
  • Launch of the Revue d'études benthamiennes.
  • New leaflets on aspects of Bentham's thought and life published.
  • Radio France broadcast a programme on Bentham on 12 March 2006.
  • Centre Bentham: A French web site for Bentham studies went online in March 2006.
  • Correspondence, volume 12 was published on 23 February 2006.
  • 2006 Bentham Seminars (Wednesdays 11:00am – 1:00pm. Committee Room, School of Public Policy, The Rubin Building, 29-30 Tavistock Square, University College London)

    • 1 March 2006: Dr Michael Quinn (UCL) A failure to reconcile the irreconcilable? Security, subsistence, equality and Bentham’s writing on the Poor Laws
    • 8 March 2006: Dr Georgios Varouxakis (QMUL) John Stuart Mill on International Relations
    • 15 March 2006: Professor Frederick Rosen (UCL) Methods of Reform: Mill on Bentham and Coleridge
    • 22 March 2006: Dr Peter Niesen (Frankfurt) Varieties of Cosmopolitanism: Bentham and Kant on international politics