2007 Archive

  • The Bentham Papers Database - an online catalogue of UCL's holdings of the manuscripts of Jeremy Bentham was launched in October 2007.
  • Jeremy Bentham edited by Professor Fred Rosen - a new compilation of essays on Bentham and utilitarianism.
  • Timothy Sprigge, philosopher, died July 2007 - the first researcher employed by the Bentham Project.
  • New Bentham Text Online - Preparatory Principles — Inserenda.
  • The 10th ISUS conference was held 11-14 September.
  • John Stuart Mill's mourning ring presented to UCL.
  • Centre Bentham programme of workshops 2007 and Atelier 4.
  • Thursday, March 22 2007, Religion versus the Greatest Happiness: Bentham and Benthamism Past and Present, a lecture by Professor Philip Schofield at the University of Chicago, Graham School of General Studies in the Great Conversations Lecture Series.
  • 2007 Bentham Seminars (Wednesdays 11:00am – 1:00pm. Committee Room, School of Public Policy, The Rubin Building, 29-30 Tavistock Square, University College London)

    • 28 February 2007: Dr Claire Grant (Birkbeck College) Number and Government
    • 7 March 2007: Robin Williams (UCL) Bentham's Theory of Delusion
    • 14 March 2007: Dr Michael Quinn (UCL) Bentham on physical disability: a problem for whom?