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Philosophy Public Lecture Series 2019

The details for the Spring 2019 Philosophy Public Lecture Series are now available   Being Governed. What does it mean to be governed? We usually associate being governed with...

After the IPCC report, #climatereality by Rupert Read

Climate-nemesis is near-certain. But “near-certain” is not yet “inevitable”. On the contrary, it is still uncertain. By making it sound inevitable, we run the risk of fomenting inaction at the...

Rupert Read guests on Philosophy for our times podcast

In a post-truth world, the evidence of experts is constantly being called into question. But is abandoning the expertise of learned folk a little extreme? Green Party politician and philosopher...

Animal Advocacy in the Era of Laudato Si’

On Saturday, 23 June, UEA, in conjunction with Catholic Concern for Animals, will sponsor a one-day conference, "Animal Advocacy in the Era of Laudato Si'," which will explore animal ethics...

PPL's Rupert Read analyses Wales unique role in the EU’s environmental principles

The Assembly’s Climate Change, Environment and Rural Affairs Committee will be carrying out a piece of work on the EU’s core environmental principles and environmental governance during the summer...

PSI research selected for special issue marking twentieth anniversary of Security: A New Framework for Analysis

Security: A New Framework for Analysis has become one of the most important and influential texts within contemporary security studies. The book - written by Barry Buzan, Ole Wæver and Jaap de...

UEA Philosophy Research Seminar Spring 2018

All meetings in room Arts 01.06 (‘Max’s room’, below floor 0), Thursdays, 17:10 to 19:00. All welcome! January 25th, 2018 James Andow (UEA): Expressive Injustice We are artistic,...

Philosophy Public Lecture Series 2018

The details for the Spring 2018 Philosophy Public are now available.   Tuesday 16 January, 6.15pm Thomas Paine Lecture Theatre Where One Should Find Hope, In the Face of a...

Global Britain: Beyond Brexit

Arts and Humanities Public Lecture Series Spring 2018 Global Britain: Beyond Brexit   All events will take place in Thomas Paine Study Centre (TPSC), UEA, NR4 7TJ 6.30 - 7.45pm...