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Project PERFECT ends

Project PERFECT ends

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Professor Lisa Bortolotti's project PERFECT, funded by an ERC Consolidator Grant, ended on 30th September 2019. View its outputs and access resources on philosophy of mind, rationality, and mental health.
Date:
Monday 7 October 2019
PERFECT talks: September 2019

PERFECT talks: September 2019

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Researchers from Project PERFECT will be giving a series of talks in September 2019.
Date:
Wednesday 4 September 2019
A day of optimism in the media for Professor Bortolotti

A day of optimism in the media for Professor Bortolotti

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On Tuesday 27 August Lisa wrote for the Guardian, spoke on BBC 5Live Breakfast, and guested on six regional radio stations.
Date:
Friday 30 August 2019
On the Power of Imagination: Two Events

On the Power of Imagination: Two Events

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Project PERFECT organised and co-hosted two public engagement events as part of the Arts and Science Festival. Both celebrated the role of imagination and the importance of relationships in growing and healing.
Date:
Thursday 8 August 2019
Is it normal to believe you have been abducted by aliens?

Is it normal to believe you have been abducted by aliens?

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Dr Ema Sullivan-Bissett writes for the Birmingham perspective
Date:
Friday 2 August 2019

Instrumental Authority and Its Challenges: The Case of the Laws of War

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Dr Jonathan Parry publishes paper in Ethics.
Date:
Thursday 27 June 2019

Yujin Nagasawa conferred as HG Wood Chair in the Philosophy of Religion

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Professor Nagasawa is Co-Director of the John Hick Centre for Philosophy of Religion at the University of Birmingham and currently President of the British Society for the Philosophy of Religion.
Date:
Friday 21 June 2019
Philosophy PhD student awarded prestigious prize

Philosophy PhD student awarded prestigious prize

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Philosophy PhD student Federico Bongiorno has been awarded the Michael K. O'Rourke prize for best PhD publication by the College of Arts and Law for an original research paper on delusions.
Date:
Wednesday 12 June 2019
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