Frederick Douglass, Self-Help, and the Self-Made Person.

January 29, 2015, 3:00 p.m.

Founder and director of Rutgers Summer Institute for Diversity in Philosophy,
McGary believes a philosopher’s job is to provide humanity with practical solutions to
problems. His research and teaching examine ethics, with a special focus on problems
concerning theories of compensatory justice and collective responsibility. Cosponsored
with Philosophy. Ross Lecture.