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: Baroness Onora O'Neill
Vice Presidents: Brenda Almond, David Archard

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Latest Articles published from Journal of Applied Philosophy

Exploitation in International Paid Surrogacy Arrangements

Published online on Jul 14, 2015

Customary Trade and the Complications of Consent

Published online on Jul 14, 2015

The Question of the Holocaust's Uniqueness: Was it Something More Than or Different From Genocide?

Published online on Jun 15, 2015

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November 9, 2012 – Society for Applied Philosophy Annual Conference 2013

Annual Conference of the Society for Applied Philosophy 2013 Read More

April 18, 2012 – 2012: 30th Anniversary of the Society for Applied Philosophy

The Society for Applied Philosophy is celebrating its 30th Anniversary in 2012 Read More

March 22, 2012 – JAP Annual Essay Prize 2011

Journal for Applied Philosophy Annual Essay Prize 2011 Read More

December 5, 2011 – Disability Support Funding

Additional disability support funding available for event organisers who have obtained a grant from... Read More

November 24, 2011 – Photographs from SAP Annual Lecture 2011 - Amartya Sen

Photographs from the SAP Annual Lecture 2011: The Global Reach of Human Rights, Professor Amartya... Read More

October 11, 2011 – SAP Annual Conference 2012

Call for Papers - SAP 30th Anniversary Conference 2012 Read More


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