Theron Pummer argues that billionaires who pledge fortunes to charity must not just give big, but give effectively.
A video recording of Prof Peter Singer's Knox Lecture. Singer spoke to an audience of over 300 people, and the lecture raised over £1600 in donations for effective charities.
Video recordings of talks given at The Ethics of Giving Conference (23 May to 25 May in School III, University of St Andrews).
Full list of CEPPA talks for academic year, 2018 - 2019 Wednesday 26 September, 2018- Cheshire Calhoun (Arizona) - 4.30 – 6pm in Edgecliffe 104 Wednesday 3rd October 2018 - Mette High (Social Anthropology, St Andrews) 11am-12.30pm…
Full list of events for academic year 2017-18, semester 2.
Call for papers for the CEPPA Graduate Conference. The deadline for submissions is the 9th of November 2017.
The Philosophical Quarterly welcomes essays of 8,000 words or fewer addressing the philosophy of effective altruism.
The 2017-18 schedule is now available.
Adam Etinson in The Times Literary Supplement on the rise of human rights amid the collapse of socialist ideals.
Extra-terrestrial life and purpose in the Universe This interdisciplinary workshop brings together theologians, philosophers of religion, and moral philosophers to explore the potential impact of the discovery of extra-terrestrial life on…
To be held at the University of St. Andrews.
Ben Sachs in The Conversation.
About Human Rights, and Other Things, Too.
Thursday 10th - Friday 11th May 2018 at the Byre Theatre Studio, St Andrews A conference occasioned by the 70th anniversary of the signing of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and hosted jointly by the Centre for Ethics Philosophy…
Joe Slater invites us to take a broader perspective on footballer Juan Mata's decision to pledge 1% to charity.