Treatment for Crime

Aerial photo of four pairs of hands using different handheld smart devices

A workshop exploring philosophical issues relevant to the use of brain-active drugs and other neurointerventions in criminal justice. Papers by:



Christopher Bennett

David Birks

Elizabeth Shaw

Emily McTernan

Jan Christoph Bublitz

Jesper Ryberg

John McMillan

Kasper Lippert-Rasmussen

Matt Matravers

Matthew Clayton and Andres Moles

Peter Vallentyne

Tom Douglas


Most of the papers will not be presented, but will be pre-circulated.

All are welcome. Places are limited. There is no registration charge, but there will be a charge for optional lunch and dinner. To register contact


Organisers: David Birks and Tom Douglas

See the Treatment for Crime poster here.


Humanities & Science

Contact name: David Birks

Contact email:

Audience: Open to all