Ernst Freund


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Freund, Ernst

(1864–1932) legal scholar; born in New York City (during a visit of his German parents). He was educated in Germany and emigrated to the U.S.A. in 1892, teaching first at Columbia University (1892–94) and then at the University of Chicago (1894–1932). He was especially noted for helping legislators write uniform laws.
The Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography, by John S. Bowman. Copyright © Cambridge University Press 1995. Reproduced with permission.
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Nussbaum is the Ernst Freund Distinguished Service Professor of Law and Ethics at the University of Chicago, with appointments in the law school and philosophy departments.
In contrast to Veiller, who rejected night inspection for pragmatic reasons, Ernst Freund was the rare example of an influential progressive who condemned it as wrong because it overstepped the bounds of individual liberty.
Her examination of contemporary religious intolerance reveals a strong command of the facts of each case that she cites, and her examples range from Aristotle to "The Invasion of the Body Snatchers." She is the Ernst Freund Distinguished Service Professor of Law and Ethics at the University of Chicago, and her books apply her deep learning in ancient Greek philosophy to such issues as social justice, disability, and animal rights.
NUSSBAUM, Ernst Freund Distinguished Service Professor of Law and Ethics at the University of Chicago, in The University of Chicago Law Review (Winter 2012)
Recall that the subject of Ernst Freund's great 1904 treatise was "The police power, public policy and constitutional rights," written the year before Lochner.
Nussbaum is the Ernst Freund Distinguished Service Professor of Law and Ethics in the Philosophy Department, Law School, and Divinity School at the University of Chicago.
For our inaugural symposium we were pleased to have selected Martha Nussbaum, the Ernst Freund Distinguished Service Professor of Law and Ethics at the University of Chicago with joint appointments in the Philosophy Department, Law School and Divinity School.
Moving forward a couple of thousand years, Martha Nussbaum, Ernst Freund Distinguished Service Professor of Law and Ethics at the University of Chicago, says "Emotions, at their core, contain judgments of value, about fairness, harm, rights, purity, reciprocity all of the core ideas of moral and ethical living." Darwin believed that our emotions were clues to the origins of our design.
Nussbaum is Ernst Freund Distinguished Service Professor of Law and Ethics at the University of Chicago, appointed in the law school, philosophy department and divinity school.