CAPPE

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  • 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.

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Workshop Wagga Wagga

Saturday July 26, 2014, 12.30 - 4pm

Co-sponsored by the Society for Applied Philosophy

The Procreation Asymmetry

The aim of this workshop is to evaluate the prospects of vindicating an intuitive 'procreation asymmetry': that we are obligated not to create miserable children, but have no obligation to create happy children. More

Workshop Canberra

Friday September 05, Saturday September 06, 2014

Co-sponsored by the Society for Applied Philosophy

Who is Responsible for Climate Change? More

 


CAPPE Canberra Seminar

Wednesday August 06, 2014 at 5.15pm (Ground floor seminar room)

Professor John Broome (University of Oxford)

Climate change: life and death  More

CAPPE Melbourne Seminar

Thursday July 31, 2014 2.15pm
 

Professor Jeff McMahon (Rutgers)

Proportionality, and the Number of Aggressors  More

 

Past events

Thursday July 31, 2014 2.15pm

Professor Jeff McMahon (Rutgers)

Proportionality, and the Number of Aggressors

Professor Tom Campbell

Business and Professional Ethics

tcampbell@csu.edu.au
Telephone +61 (02) 6272 6275
Facsimilie
View my cv (.pdf)

MA(Hons), BA (Hons), PhD

Biography

Tom Campbell has written extensively on law and legal philosophy throughout his distinguished career. Among other positions, he was Dean of the ANU Faculty of Law from 1994 to 1997. He is currently working under an ARC Discovery Grant on an Australian alternative to Bills of Rights.

Fields of special interest

  • Justice and Human Rights
  • Business Ethics
  • The Legal Theory of Ethical Positivism