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Winter School @Ethox: “A most exciting experience!”

Suzanne Metselaar, Dept. of Medical Humanities, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, and Gerben Meynen, Dept. of Philosophy, VU University, Amsterdam

Since 2013, a one-week Winter School at the Ethox Center is part of our master programme… 650 more words

Ethics in The Wider Community: On Discourse

Today has been a relatively interesting day for me. I make it a point to follow people that I don’t necessarily agree with, as well as to keep up with the general goings on in the pagan blogospheres because I feel it relatively important to be informed, though I do my best to stay uninvolved. 645 more words


Streamlined system will improve, expedite human research oversight

A new online platform, over a year in the making, will go live next month to streamline and enhance oversight of research involving human participants at the University of Minnesota. 487 more words


Towards a more ethical geographical praxis: western privilege and postcoloniality

By Mark Griffiths, Northumbria University

Geographers have never been more acutely aware of the historical and contemporary cleavages of which we – or so many of us – are often both critics and beneficiaries. 1,017 more words


'Unethical academics' and the ethics of research

On 3rd February 2017 the ‘Guardian‘ published a short piece entitled ‘Unethical academics are making a mockery of our education system’ in which the unknown author made a number of damning accusations against academics and researchers. 834 more words


As we speak I’m working my way through Hogg, Samuel R. Delany’s controversial novel which depicts how a self-proclaimed “rape artist” wreaks havoc in and around a small town in the American South. 516 more words

American Studies