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Delusion: doxasticity, rationality and normativity

Delusion: doxasticity, rationality and normativity

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Doctoral researcher Rachel Gunn examines the nature of delusions.
Date:
08/05/2014
Global Justice and the Global South

Global Justice and the Global South

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Several members of the University of Birmingham's global ethics community recently travelled to India to participate in a conference at the University of Delhi.
Date:
06/05/2014
Virtual issue of Philosophy Compass on meta-philosophy of religion

Virtual issue of Philosophy Compass on meta-philosophy of religion

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Yujin Nagasawa has edited a free, virtual issue of Philosophy Compass on meta-philosophy of religion.
Date:
25/04/2014
Pragmatic and epistemic role of factually erroneous cognitions and thoughts

Pragmatic and epistemic role of factually erroneous cognitions and thoughts

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Professor Lisa Bortolotti's ERC funded project is recruiting one post-doctoral research fellow and one doctoral researcher.
Date:
04/04/2014
Another new appointment in philosophy

Another new appointment in philosophy

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The Department of Philosophy is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr Hanna Pickard.
Date:
04/04/2014
Andreas Kanaris Memorial prize

Andreas Kanaris Memorial prize

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Sabrina Intelisano from Philosophy wins a School award.
Date:
27/03/2014
Teaching excellence award

Teaching excellence award

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Iain Law from Philosophy wins Head of School's award in teaching excellence at the School of Philosophy, Theology and Religion.
Date:
27/03/2014
Feminist Philosophy Reading Group

Feminist Philosophy Reading Group

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This week, Doctoral Researcher Sarah-Louise Johnson discusses the feminist philosophy reading group at the University of Birmingham.
Date:
17/03/2014
New appointment in Philosophy

New appointment in Philosophy

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The Department of Philosophy is pleased to announce the appointment of Elizabeth Miller.
Date:
14/03/2014
The ethics of abortion

The ethics of abortion

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Dr Jeremy Williams has written two articles on the ethics of abortion for the Saving Humans blog.
Date:
11/03/2014
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