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Oxford Uehiro Centre for Practical Ethics

Description The Oxford Uehiro Centre for Practical Ethics was established in 2003 with the generous support of the Uehiro Foundation on Ethics and Education of Japan. It has an interdisciplinary research program covering a broad range of topics in practical ethics and moral philosophy: bioethics (especially cloning); stem cell research and genetics; medical ethics; neuroethics; Just War Theory and terrorism; business ethics; and international justice;

OUC seeks to raise public awareness and understanding of ethical issues throughout the United Kingdom and internationally. They achieve this through an active program of public lecturing, media comment, and consultation with practitioners and public figures. Specialist ethical assessment and advisory services may be available on a consultative basis.

Oxford Uehiro Centre for Practical Ethics
 
Related People Guy Kahane, Deputy Director
Julian Savulescu, Founder and Director
 
Contact Suite 8, Littlegate House
St Ebbes Street
Oxford OX1  OX1 1PT
UNITED KINGDOM
 
Website http://www.practicalethics.ox.ac.uk/ (link opens in a new window)


Focus: Business, Communication, Culture, Education, Ethics, Health, Human Rights, Peace, Science, War, Japan, United Kingdom, Asia, Europe, Global