CAPPE

  • CSU
  • University of Melbourne

CURRENT RESEARCH

Technologies Program:

    This program deals with risks and responsibilities relating to research into technologies that combine with or add to existing technologies, including ethical issues in bio/nanotechnology, computing and IT.

Poverty Program:

    This program focuses on building an ethically and empirically based account of what development is, what standards it ought to use, and the like. Issues addressed include the measurement of poverty and global minimal labour standards.

Health Program:

    This program will conduct research in relation to a range of interconnected ethical issues in the public health domain.

Ecology Program:

    This program examines a range of issues in environmental ethics, including ethical issues related to existing and potential anthropogenic climate change.

Economy Program:

    This program focuses on a number of central ethical issues arising in the economic sphere, including corporate responsibility and economic corruption.

Security Program:

    This program focuses on the ethical dimensions of a range of current domestic and international security problems, including ethical issues pertaining to terrorism, crime, and humanitarian intervention.

WHAT'S NEW

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CAPPE Canberra Seminar

Wednesday October 15, 2014 5.15 pm
Dr Sagar Sanyal (University of Melbourne)

Justice in international political economy    More

 

 

CAPPE Melbourne Seminar

Wednesday October 20, 2014 11.00 am to 12.30 pm
Dr Emma Rush (Charles Sturt University)

tba   More

 

 

 


CAPPE Media

Dr Alberto Giubilini

Gene patents not so bad More

 

  Past media events

BOOKS

Information on books authored or edited by CAPPE members since 2000.
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PAPERS

Papers written by CAPPE members.
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JOURNALS

The Centre edits and publishes the following journals:

 

Australian Journal of Professional and Applied Ethics

The journal is published by the Centre for Applied Philosophy and Public Ethics. Anna Corbo Crehan (Managing Editor) CSU, Andrew Alexandra UM and Igor Primoratz CSU (co-editors). More…

 

Past and present CAPPE members who have edited international peer review journals include:

Tom Campbell                                           - Australian Journal of Legal Philosophy

John Weckert (Founding Editor)                 - Nanoethics

Neil Levy (Founding Editor)                       - Neuroethics

John Kleinig                                             - Criminal Justice Ethics

Jeroen van den Hoven (Founding Editor)   - Ethics and Information Technology

 

CAPPE IN THE MEDIA

Recent media comment by Centre Members and other commentators associated with CAPPE. More…

 

CONSULTANCY

The Centre has available to it a wide range of expertise to undertake contract research and consultancies. More…

 

ANNUAL REPORTS

Centre for Applied Philosophy and Public Ethics Annual Reports