Among the harms of oppression is it ability to foster damaging character dispositions in those who are oppressed. In this paper I explore two of these dispositions: servility which is manifested in attempts to ingratiate those who humiliate one and timidity which is expressed by repeated self-silencing in response to intimidation. Here is my current [draft; Sept 2017].
Really looking forward to attend the book launch of Mari Mikkola’s The Wrong of Injustice Thursday 25 May 5.15 – 6.45 pm in Vernoon Harcourt Room, St Hilda’s College, University of Oxford. Continue reading “The Oxford Forum”