Colloquium on the American Founding at Amherst College Sept. 26 and 27

September 16, 2008     

AMHERST, Mass. — On Friday and Saturday, Sept. 26 and 27, the Committee for the American Founding will host a colloquium at Amherst College.

Amherst College Professor Hadley Arkes Considers Natural Rights in New Book

December 19, 2002 Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.- In his new book, Natural Rights and the Right to Choose ($28, 316 pp., Cambridge University Press, Cambridge and New York, 2002), Hadley Arkes, the Edward N. Ney Professor in American Institutions (Political Science) at Amherst College, argues that that the "right to choose an abortion has been the device that has shifted the political class from the doctrines of natural right."

USN&WR: Reading the Abortion Ruling with Hadley Arkes

Submitted by Paul S. Statt