Workshop on Translational Animal Bioethics

The aim of this workshop is to identify strategies for increasing the connections between cutting‐edge academic bioethics and practical decision‐making in animal research. The aim of this workshop is to identify strategies for increasing the connections between cutting‐edge academic bioethics and practical decision‐making in animal research. Bringing together individuals with experience in bioethics, animal research, animal […]

Future Generations Workshop

Do future generations survive deontological distinctions? Decision makers around the world are facing problems regarding global economy and consumption, climate change and environmental protection, and conflicting ideologies and war. The challenge is to come up with responses that are both morally justifiable and practically acceptable. This is complicated by the fact that these decisions will […]

Apology and Compensation

This two‐day workshop brings together scholars working on compensation and apologies to advance our understanding of what morality requires after war ends. Conflict pervades human life. In personal relationships and criminal activity, in armed conflict and war, in oppressive and unjust states, people wrong their fellow human beings. After conflict amends must be made. Amends […]

Workshop: Monetary Policy and Distributive Justice

Event supported by Society for Applied Philosophy 1. Details of the workshop Workshop title: “Monetary Policy and Distributive Justice” July 6th, 2018 Venue: Pompeu Fabra University, Law Department Convenors: Paula Casal, Pedro Silva, and Josep Ferret Address: Law Department. Carrer Ramon Trias Fargas 25–27. 08005. Barcelona Phone: (+34)696931332 Email address: josep.​ferret@​upf.​edu 2. Workshop funding The […]

Symposium on Peter Dietsch’s book ‘Catching Capital: The Ethics of Tax Competition’

Event sponsored by Society for Applied Philosophy Symposium on Peter Dietsch’s book “Catching Capital: The Ethics of Tax Competition,” (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2015). The book explores normative issues related to tax competition amongst states and proposes solutions to the problems that arise from it. The book is animated by a concern with the mismatch between […]

Workshop: Distributive Justice and Procreative Technologies

This workshop seeks alternative approaches to addressing whether state funding of fertility treatment can be justified, outside of the framework of healthcare provision. Workshop: Distributive Justice and Procreative Technologies 3rd‐4th July 2018, University of Manchester. Funded by the Society for Applied Philosophy, organised with Liam Shields. Places are free but limited. To register to attend, […]

Implementing an opt‐out organ donation policy in England: Philosophical and Policy Questions

The workshop, supported by the Society for Applied Philosophy and The Wellcome Trust will take place over the course of one day and will include 3 presentation sessions and a panel discussion Within the philosophical and policy literature on organ donation, it is often claimed that a legitimate alternative in countries where the explicit consent of would‐be organ […]

Legal Punishment and Collective Agency

This workshop is intended to be a starting point for a more systematic debate of the issue of collective legal responsibility. Legal Punishment and Collective Agency Department of Philosophy, The University of Melbourne Parkville VIC 3010 Melbourne Australia Sponsor(s): Society for Applied Philosophy Main speakers: Stephanie Collins University of Manchester Sean Bowden Deakin University Toni Erskine University […]

Moral and Rational Uncertainty Workshop

A REAPP workshop at the University of Reading, October 9 2017, funded by the Society for Applied Philosophy Moral and Rational Uncertainty Agenda Directions Abstracts The Workshop All sessions are at the University of Reading, London Road campus (not the ‘main’ Whiteknights campus). 09:00: Check‐in and coffee. University of Reading London Road, room LO22 110 (will […]

Societal Implications: Applying Academic Philosophy Outside of the Academy

Boston University Graduate Conference in Philosophy Boston University Graduate Conference in Philosophy March 16, 2018 — March 18, 2018 Department of Philosophy, Boston University Boston University Boston United States This will be an accessible event, including organized related activities View the Call For Papers Sponsor(s): Society for Applied Philosophy Keynote speakers: Kieran Setiya Massachusetts Institute […]