Ira W. DeCamp Bioethics Seminars

A Discussion with Amy Gutmann and Jonathan D. Moreno (University of Pennsylvania): "Bioethics and the Transformation of Health Care in America" (CANCELED)

Wed, Apr 29, 2020, 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Location: Friend Center, Lecture Hall 101
Audience: Free And Open To The Public

Joe Horton (UCL): "New and Improvable Lives" (CANCELED)

Wed, Apr 1, 2020, 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Location: Lewis Library, Room 120
Audience: Free And Open To The Public

Ira W DeCamp Bioethics Seminar: Nicholas Southwood (Australian National University) (CANCELED)

Wed, Mar 25, 2020, 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Location: Lewis Library, Room 120
Audience: Free And Open To The Public
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Gustaf Arrhenius (Institute for Future Studies, Stockholm): "Population Ethics under Risk" (CANCELED)

Wed, Mar 11, 2020, 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Location: Lewis Library, Room 120
Audience: Free And Open To The Public

Tamar Schapiro (MIT): “What Makes Weak-Willed Acton Weak?”

Wed, Feb 26, 2020, 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Location: Lewis Library, Room 120
Audience: Free And Open To The Public
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Michael Rabenberg (Princeton University): "Imprecision in the Ethics of Rescue"

Wed, Nov 20, 2019, 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Location: Lewis Library, Room 120
Audience: Free And Open To The Public

Alejandra Mancilla (University of Oslo): "Decolonizing Antarctica"

Wed, Nov 13, 2019, 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Location: Lewis Library, Room 120
Audience: Free And Open To The Public

"Is Population Growth a Problem: If so, What Would Be an Ethical Response?"

Mon, Oct 21, 2019, 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Location: Friend Center, Room 101

Theron Pummer (University of St. Andrews): "Rescue, Cost and Numbers"

Wed, Oct 16, 2019, 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Location: Lewis Library, Room 120
Audience: Free And Open To The Public
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The Challenge to 'Brain Death': Are We Taking Organs From Living Human Beings, and If We Are, Does it Matter?

Wed, Oct 2, 2019, 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Location: McCosh Hall, Room 50
Audience: Free And Open To The Public

Ira W. DeCamp Bioethics Seminars: Guy Kahane (University of Oxford)

Wed, Mar 27, 2019, 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Location: Lewis Library, Room 120

Asheley Landrum (Texas Tech University): "Views, Values, & the Science of Science Communication"

Eric Mathison (Baylor College of Medicine): "Autonomy, Enhancement, and the Goals of Medicine"

Jessica Flanigan (University of Richmond): "The Ethics of Prenatal Injury"

Wed, Nov 14, 2018, 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Location: Robertson Hall, Bowl 002

Sharon Bassan (Princeton University): "Surrogacy - On Reproductive Labor and Labor Law"

Kristin Voight (McGill University): "Framing Health Problems: Epistemic Injustice, Medicalisation and Public Health"

Dan Moller (University of Maryland-College Park): "Redistribution and Self-ownership"

Wed, Apr 25, 2018, 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Location: Lewis Library, Room 138

David Shoemaker (Tulane University): "Disordered, Disregarded, Dismissed: Morality and Exemptions"

David Velleman (New York University): "Non-identical and Impersonal"

Wed, Apr 4, 2018, 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Location: Lewis Library, Room 138

Hanna Pickard (University of Birmingham): "Stop Telling Me How to Feel! A Clinical Theory of Emotions and What's Wrong with the Moralization of Feelings"

Molly Gardner (Bowling Green State University): "Why the Numbers Don't Count, But the Reasons Do"

Comparisons Between Cognitively Disabled Human Beings and Non-human Animals: Do They Have a Role in Ethics?

Eden Lin (Ohio State University): "Should We Respect the Past Desires of People with Dementia?"

Jan Krawitz (Stanford University, and documentary filmaker) "Perfect Strangers"

Wed, Nov 8, 2017, 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Location: Lewis Library 120

Richard Keshen (Cape Breton University): "Self-Esteem in Philosophy and Psychology Compared"

Eric Chwang (Rutgers University-Camden): "Commercial Surrogacy as Less Objectionable Baby-Selling"

Dana Nelkin (University of California-San Diego): Frontotemporal Dementia and the Reactive Attitudes: Two Roles for the Capacity to Care?

Coleen Macnamara (University of California-Riverside): "Blame Without Standing"

Wed, Mar 29, 2017, 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Location: Robertson Hall, Bowl 1

Would Legalizing the Sale of Organs Reduce the Organ Shortage Problem?

Wed, Mar 8, 2017, 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Location: Robertson Hall, Bowl 01
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Forgiving, Forgetting, and Un-Forgiving: Monique Wonderly, Princeton University

Wed, Dec 7, 2016, 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Location: Bowl 2, Robertson Hall

Ira W. DeCamp Bioethics Seminar: "Beating Hearts: Abortion and Animal Rights"

Symposium on Multidisciplinary Research in Effective Animal Advocacy

Effective Altruism and Animals

Fri, Nov 11, 2016, 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Location: McCosh Hall, Room 10
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Ira W. DeCamp Bioethics Seminar: "Judging, Feeling, Thinking: From Trolleyology to Compositional Semantics"

Ira W. DeCamp Bioethics Seminar: "Climate Ethics: Embracing Justice, Avoiding Extortion"

Wed, Sep 28, 2016, 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Location: Friend Center, Room 008
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Ira W. DeCamp Bioethics Seminar: "Should I Donate Now or Invest and Donate Later?"

Wed, Sep 21, 2016, 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Location: Friend Center, Room 101
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"Responsibility without Wrongdoing"

Wed, May 11, 2016, 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Location: Bowl 2, Robertson Hall
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"Liberty, Threats and Ineligibility"

Wed, Apr 20, 2016, 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Location: Bowl 2, Robertson Hall
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"The Great Spectrum Paradox"

Wed, Apr 13, 2016, 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Location: Bowl 2, Robertson Hall
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"Inequality in Political Philosophy and Epidemiology"

Wed, Mar 2, 2016, 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Location: Bowl 2, Robertson Hall
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"The Ethics of Social Research in the Digital Age"

Wed, Feb 24, 2016, 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Location: Bowl 2, Robertson Hall
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"Why Procreators Have No Special Obligations"

Wed, Feb 17, 2016, 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Location: Bowl 2, Robertson Hall
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"Personhood, Ethics, and Cognition"

Wed, Dec 2, 2015, 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Location: Bowl 1, Robertson Hall
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"Child Euthanasia: Shall We Just Not Talk About It?

Wed, Nov 18, 2015, 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Location: Bowl 1, Robertson Hall
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"Climate Change and Justice Between Nonoverlapping Generations"

Wed, Oct 7, 2015, 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Location: Bowl 2, Robertson Hall
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"A Value-Neutral Account of Disability"

Wed, Sep 16, 2015, 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Location: 219 Aaron Burr Hall
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"The Ethics and Politics of E-Cigarettes"

Wed, Apr 1, 2015, 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Location: 301 Marx Hall
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"Conditional Obligations: Understanding Surfaxin-style Cases"

Wed, Mar 11, 2015, 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Location: 301 Marx Hall
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"Developing a Deaf Feminist Bioethics: The Case of Cochlear Implants"

Wed, Feb 25, 2015, 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Location: 301 Marx Hall
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"Ethics of Obesity Prevention Policy"

Wed, Nov 19, 2014, 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Location: Robertson Hall, Bowl 1
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