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Society for Applied Philosophy Annual Conference 2012, Conference marking the 30th Anniversary of the SAP

SAP 30th ANNIVERSARY: Annual Conference of the Society for Applied Philosophy (2012) The Society for Applied Philosophy (UK) was founded in 1982 with the aim of promoting philosophical study and research that has a direct bearing on areas of practical concern. It arose from an increasing awareness that many topics of public debate are capable of […]

Measures of Subjective Well-being for Public Policy: Philosophical Perspectives.

This inter-disciplinary international conference will look at the philosophical foundations of using measures of subjective well-being to inform and appraise public policy. The IDEA CETL will be hosting the conference entitled “Measures of Subjective Well-being for Public Policy: Philosophical Perspectives.”  It will be held from 13–15 July 2012, at the University of Leeds. Measures of […]

Principles in Practice

The conference will bring together international experts to discuss the role of principles in moral and political practice Confirmed Speakers Prof. Alan Thomas, Tilburg University  Prof. Christian List, London School of Economics  Prof. Jonathan Dancy, University of Reading and University of Texas  Dr. Maike Albertzart, University of Cambridge Prof. Michael Bratman, Stanford University Prof. Onora O’Neill, […]

Crime, Punishment and Responsibility: the Legal Philosophy of Antony Duff

A one-day conference celebrating the work of Prof. Antony Duff This one-day conference will celebrate the work of Prof. Antony Duff, who for many years has been one of the world’s foremost philosophers of criminal law. In numerous books and scholarly articles, Duff has developed a persuasive liberal-communitarian theory of law and its institutions.  His communicative theory of punishment has […]

2012: 30th Anniversary of the Society for Applied Philosophy

The Society for Applied Philosophy is celebrating its 30th Anniversary in 2012 Annual Conference marking the 30th Anniversary of the Society for Applied Philosophy SAP Annual Conference 2012, 29 June — 1 July, St Anne’s College, Oxford To celebrate its 30th Anniversary the Society for Applied Philosophy is pleased to announce a Call for Applications for the SAP 30th Anniversary […]

Security, Ethics, and Justice: Towards a more inclusive Security Design

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