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.
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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.
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)
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.