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“Decency: An Account of the Virtue of Decency in Ethics and Politics,” Lecture by Jonathan Garthoff

September 21, 2023 @ 12:15 pm - 1:30 pm

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Jonathan Garthoff, professor of philosophy at the University of Tennessee Knoxville, will present a lecture, “Decency: An Account of the Virtue of Decency in Ethics and Politics,” at 12:15 p.m. on Thursday, September 21, in UNC Asheville’s Karpen Hall, Laurel Forum. 

Garthoff’s lecture will offer an account of the virtue of decency in the context of both ethics and politics. His work is primarily in ethical theory and political philosophy, with a special interest in how psychological capacities figure in best understandings of ethics, politics, and law.


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September 21, 2023
12:15 pm - 1:30 pm


Karpen Hall, Laurel Forum