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Ethics and Political Philosophy Group Talk (Guy Kahane, Oxford)

Thursday September 21, 2017, 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The Ethics and Political Philosophy Group meets periodically throughout the year to discuss topics in value theory and related fields, including: meta-ethics, normative ethics, applied ethics, social and political philosophy, philosophy of law, moral psychology, practical reason, agency, and identity.

On Sept. 21st, the group welcomes Associate Professor Guy Kahane from the University of Oxford’s Department of Philosophy. Professor Kahane’s areas of specialization are practical ethics, ethics, and moral psychology, with a particular focus on meta-ethics, value theory, applied ethics, and the evolution, psychology, and neuroscience of morality.

Learn more about Guy Kahane on his academia.edu profile page.

View more Event listings on the Department of Philosophy’s Events page.

Video still courtesy of CRASSH Cambridge, from the talk “Has the Obsession with Sacrificial Dilemmas Derailed Moral Psychology?” (2015)

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Date:
Thursday September 21, 2017
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3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Department of Philosophy
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Venue

Jackman Humanities Building, Room 418
170 St. George Street
Toronto, Ontario M5R 2M8 Canada
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Phone:
416-978-3311
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