Department of Philosophy

QS World University Rankings 2020 Philosophy Top 100The Philosophy Department's vision is to lead philosophical debates, contribute to the knowledge economy, and address global challenges from a philosophical perspective.

 

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Posted 17 February 2021

Philosophy PhD focus: Lucy Prior on anxiety

Lucy Prior discusses the distinction between anxiety as a universally experienced normal emotion and as a clinical problem, arguing that medicalising anxiety could impact on the agency of young people.

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