Glory Liu: Adam Smith in the Age of Federalism, 1780-1800
Ethics & Politics, Ancient & Modern is a Humanities Center Geballe Workshop concerning intersections between philosophy, classics, and political theory.
Presenter Glory Liu is a PhD Student in Political Theory and American Politics. Her main interests are in the history of political thought, American intellectual history, and the relevance of public opinion on issues related to inequality. Her historical work is part of a broader research agenda to understand where American beliefs about distributive justice, fairness, and equality come from—both in methods and in substance.