Fall 1992 - Richard Sorabji - Townsend Lectures

October 1, 1991

Richard Sorabji, Kings College, University of London, delivered seven Townsend Lectures in the Fall of 1992 on "Animals: Mind and Morals in Ancient Philosophy."

The dates and titles of his seven lectures were:

October 1, 1991 - "The Crisis: Perception Versus Reason"

October 8, 1991 - "The Mental Powers of Irrational Animals"

October 22, 1991 - "Reason and Moral Responsibility"

October 29, 1991 - "Reason, Justice, and Rights"

November 5, 1991 - "Pagan Sacrifice and Meat Eating"

November 12, 1991 - "Augustine and the Christian Tradition"

November 19, 1991 - "The One-Dimensionality of Moral Theories"

Book cover: Animal Minds & Human Morals: The Origins of the Western Debate by Richard Sorabji.

Animal Minds & Human Morals: The Origins of the Western Debate is a part of the Townsend Lectures Series of Cornell Studies in Classical Philology.

Photo of Richard Sorabji.