Department of Philosophy
   
   
  
 

Philosophy: learning, teaching, research

 

Nottingham's Department of Philosophy is a centre of excellence in research and teaching and especially strong in the areas of metaphysics, mind and language, and ethics.

Andrew Fisher
Head of Department

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Ian James Kidd asks: Can there be anything good in the experience of illness?

Description
Ian James Kidd has written an article for online magazine, Aeon, exploring whether there is anything good about being ill.
Date:
15/11/2016
PhD opportunity working with manuscripts and special collections

PhD opportunity working with manuscripts and special collections

Description
New PhD studentship in the Faculty of Arts to study our manuscripts and special collections.
Date:
10/11/2016

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The Qurʾān between Judaism and Christianity – lecture 3, Sunday 4 December 2016

Date
04/12/2016
Location:
A48 Sir Clive Granger Building, University Park
Description
The Qur?an between Judaism and Christianity is a series of public lectures funded by the British Academy, hosted at The University of Nottingham, and co-sponsored by the Karimia Institute. The third lecture takes place on Sunday 4 December 2016.

Philosophers on the Shift to the Right

Date
06/12/2016
Location:
Law and Social Science Building B62
Description
A teach-in with staff and students to discuss philosophical questions and concerns surrounding the election of Donald Trump.

Feminists on the shift to the right

Date
13/12/2016
Location:
Law and Social Science Building B62
Description
A teach-in with staff and students to discuss questions that the US presidential election has generated, from a feminist perspective.

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Department of Philosophy

University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

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