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2nd Annual Oxford Uehiro Prize in Practical Ethics Finals Announcement

The 2nd Annual Oxford Uehiro Prize in Practical Ethics Final Presentation and Reception

HT16 Week 7, Wednesday 2nd March, 4.00 – 5.50 pm.

The Presentation will be held in Seminar Room 1, Oxford Martin School (corner of Catte St and Broad St), followed by a drinks reception in Seminar room 2 until 6.45 pm.

We are pleased to announce the five finalists for the Oxford Uehiro Prize in Practical Ethics and to invite you to attend the final where they will present their entries. Two finalists have been selected from the undergraduate category and three from the graduate, to present their ideas to an audience and respond to a short Q&A as the final round in the competition.

Undergraduate

“Should feminists in rich countries shift their focus to international development?” Carolina Flores

“How should vegetarians actually live? A reply to Xavier Cohen” Thomas Sittler

Graduate

“Should you Switch to an Altruistic Career?”  Ben Lange

“Necessity and Liability” Joseph Bowen

 “What Justifies Parent’s Influence on Their Children?” Yutang Jin

All are welcome to attend the final and are warmly invited to join the finalists for a drinks reception after the event. Please sign up at: https://v1.bookwhen.com/uehiro

Finalists’ papers and those receiving an honorable mention will be posted on this blog, with links to follow.

Please book now and support the next generation of Practical Ethicists.

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