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Philosophy & Religion | McDowell Conference

1st Annual McDowell Conference
Fall 1989 Program

ABORTION, MORALITY, AND THE LAW

Friday, November 17, 1989


SCHEDULE

Morning--Kay Spiritual Center

8:30 am - 9:00 am Reception (coffee and donuts)

9:00 am - 11:00 am Session I:

“Abortion and the Value of Human Life”
Lisa Newton, Fairfield University
Phillip Scribner, American University

Afternoon--Ward Circle Building, Room 1

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm Session II:

“Abortion and Moral Reasoning"
R. M. Hare, Oxford University and the University of Florida
Jeffrey Reiman, American University

3:00 pm - 3:30 pm Break (coffee and donuts)

3:30 pm - 5:30 pm Session III:

“Abortion and Legal Principles”
Ernest van den Haag, formerly Olin Professor of Jurisprudence, Fordham University
Roger Simonds, American University