Politics (Edward Caird Chair)


A lectureship in Political Philosophy was founded in 1909 and endowed from funds raised to commemorate the services of Edward Caird (1835-1908), Professor of Moral Philosophy from 1866 to 1893. The lectureship was replaced in 1960 by a Chair of Political and Social Theory, the name of which was changed in 1965 to Political and Social Philosophy and in 1970 to Politics.


Politics (Edward Caird Chair)
Award Type: Professorships
Year Founded: 1960
Record last updated: 22nd Apr 2008

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