Events Archive - Ira W. DeCamp Bioethics Seminars

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"

Wed, Nov 16, 2016, 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Location: McCormick 101
Audience: Academic Year 2016-17

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
Audience: Academic Year 2016-17
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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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"Health Equity"

Wed, Nov 12, 2014, 12:15 pm to 1:45 pm
Location: Wallace Hall 300
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"Individualist and Collectivist Moralities of War"

Wed, Oct 8, 2014, 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Location: Lewis Library 138
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"Killing and Saving Lives"

Wed, Oct 1, 2014, 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Location: Aaron Burr Hall 219
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"Death Panels, Paternalism, and End of Life Care"

Tue, Apr 15, 2014, 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Location: 101 Marx Hall
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"Five Days at Memorial: Life and Death in a Storm-Ravaged Hospital"

Tue, Mar 25, 2014, 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Location: Dodds Auditorium, Robertson Hall

"Handguns, Moral Rights, and Physical Security"

Tue, Mar 11, 2014, 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Location: 101 Marx Hall
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Promoting Awareness about Personal Health Risks: Rewards, Penalties, and the Role of Employers

Tue, Feb 11, 2014, 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Location: 101 Marx Hall
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"The Scrooge Effect: Motivating Misers to Give"

Tue, Nov 5, 2013, 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Location: Robertson Hall, Bowl 2
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"Moral Caution and Moral Compromise"

Wed, Oct 23, 2013, 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Location: Robertson Hall, Bowl 1
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"Overwhelming Options or Best Interest: How Parents Choose Life or Death for their Potentially Disabled Infants"

Wed, Oct 9, 2013, 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Location: Robertson Hall, Bowl 2
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"Peter Singer and Christian Ethics: Beyond Polarization"

Tue, Oct 1, 2013, 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Location: McCormick 101
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"Global Health Justice and Governance"

Wed, Apr 17, 2013, 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Location: 301 Marx Hall
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