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 29, 2014 5.15 pm
Dr Steve Clarke (CAPPE, Charles Sturt University)

Opposition to Cognitive Enhancement, Status Quo Bias and the Reversal Tests    More

 

 

CAPPE Melbourne Seminar

Wednesday October 29, 2014 11.00 am to 12.30 pm
Dr Julian Koplin (Monash University)

tba   More

 

 

 

 


CAPPE Media

Dr Alberto Giubilini

Gene patents not so bad More

 

  Past media events

Professor Tom Campbell

Business and Professional Ethics

tcampbell@csu.edu.au
Telephone +61 (02) 6272 6275
Facsimilie
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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