Bentham Project


2008 Archive

  • Into the blogosphere: Jeremy boldly goes! Listen to a podcast about Jeremy's blog.
  • Exhibition, 6-27 October 2008, 'Western Modernist Thought and the "Nagai Library": in Search of the Greatest Happiness of the Greatest Number'.
  • Philip Schofield, Director of the Bentham Project, winner of the WJM Mackenzie Book Prize for 2006, awarded by the Political Studies Association for the best book published in political studies for Utility and Democracy: the political thought of Jeremy Bentham.
  • 2008 Bentham Seminars (Wednesdays 11:00am - 1:00pm. Committee Room, School of Public Policy, The Rubin Building, 29-30 Tavistock Square, University College London)

    • 5 March 2008: Professor Philip Steadman (UCL) The failure of the panopticon and the triumph of the radial prison
    • 12 March 2008: Dr Mary Sokol (UCL) William Blackstone and Jeremy Bentham on the Law of Marriage
    • 19 March 2008: Dr Paola Rudan (Bologna) A Fragment-on the American controversy
    • 23 April 2008: Professor J.H. Burns (UCL) Bentham and Brissot: Enlightenment, Reform, Revolution
    • 10 December 2008: Dr Emmanuelle de Champs (University of Paris VIII) Bentham, the Bowood Connection, and Political Reform