[AT230]  Educate for legality or justice? At the frontier of pedagogy, law and ethics

Semester I
friday 10:30 - 12:15

Course Information

Professor: SESSA, Dario
Email: [email protected]
Language: English

Semester I
friday 10:30 - 12:15


Justice and legality: the terms of the problem – Education, justice and legality in the “liquid society” – The cultural context and the “dictatorship of relativism”- The “masters of suspicion” – Ethical reflexes: substantial morality and formal morality – The thomist contribution: the natural law – The concept of “objective moral order” and contemporary culture – Actuality of natural law and natural wright in a genuinely thomist sense – Education and “power”: the risks of an only formal legality – Concrete paths of education to justice.


D. SESSA D., L’azione educativa, PassionEducativa, Benevento 2018; D. SESSA, Saggi di filosofia dell’educazione. Il munus educandi nella prospettiva dell’integralità, PassionEducativa, Benevento 2020. During the course professor will give material and and bibliographical indications.