Research Unit for Ethics, Legal, and Political Philosophy

Profile

The unit coordinates the work of researchers working on interrelated questions in ethics, legal, and political philosophy. Current research questions concern the ethics of war, bioethics, moral psychology, roboethics, political justice, public space, politics of everyday life, social philosophy, inequality, the public sphere, the welfare state, normativity, naturalism, the ethics and politics of punishment, and the nature of rights, media ethics, and history of ethics.

The unit has an international profile, with solid ties to several of the world’s most prominent research centers in the field. Its research is published in top ranked journals. Members of the unit are actively seeking large European and Danish funds.

The unit hosts a permanent research seminar with a university-wide following, frequently organizes workshops and conferences.

Unit Coordinator

Raffaele Rodogno

Associate professor

Events Autumn 2017

Unless otherwise noted, all seminars take place on Thursdays 14:15-16:00 in 1467/616. All are welcome.

Sept 14: Conference Future Worth Living--Why We Need the Humanities Now Even More (13:00-18:00, Stakladen, Meeting room 02)

Sept 28: Morten Dige (AU) Reproductive Ethics and the Four Principles

Nov 9: David Axelsen (Warwick University) TBA

Nov 16: Anne-Marie Søndergaard Christensen (SDU) TBA (Room 1465/226)

Nov 23: Raffaele Rodogno (AU) Is Well-Being a Teleological Good?

Participants

Morten Dige
Associate professor

Phone: +4587162263
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Hans Fink
Emeritus

Phone: +4526177213
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Jørgen Husted
Associate professor

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Katrine Krause-Jensen
PhD Student

Phone: +4587162249
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Morten Raffnsøe-Møller
Associate professor

Phone: +4587162262
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Raffaele Rodogno
Associate professor

Phone: +4587162259
Email: