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  1. Lian Zhou

    Lian Zhou, ‘De Se Communication: Language, Thought and Co-aboutness’ (PhD in Philosophy, 2020) This dissertation is about the co-aboutness problem of de se communication. An essential …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/shaps-research/2020/05/20/lian-zhou

  2. Associate Professor Howard Sankey Appointed to the Académie Internationale de Philosophie des Sciences

    In 2019 Associate Professor Howard Sankey was elected to the Académie Internationale de Philosophie des Sciences (AIPS) in Brussels. This election marks his recognition as one …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/shaps-research/2020/04/09/associate-professor-howard-sankey-appointed-to-the-academie-internationale-de-philosophie-des-sciences

  3. Wave as Eigenzeit: A Meditation on Medial Time

    In the 2019–2020 academic year, Dang Nguyen from History and Philosophy of Science in SHAPS is spending her time in the United States as a Fox …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/shaps-research/2020/04/04/wave-as-eigenzeit

  4. The Life You Can Save

    Celebrating the tenth anniversary of his influential book The Life You Can Save, Professor Peter Singer discusses why we need to do more to improve the …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/shaps-research/2020/02/06/the-life-you-can-save

  5. Philosophy on the Small Screen

    Dan Halliday

    In 2019, Senior Lecturer in Philosophy Dan Halliday teamed up with Snodger Media and the ABC to make a documentary series on practical ethics. The result …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/shaps-research/2019/12/05/philosophy-on-the-small-screen

  6. Constructing Social Hierarchy: Conference Recap

    How do hate speech, slurs, and other speech acts contribute to and perpetuate oppression? What does it mean to be a ‘woman’ in today’s society? How …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/shaps-research/2019/09/11/constructing-social-hierarchy

  7. Meet the new Head of School, Professor Margaret Cameron

    The Theory of Intellectual Virtues, from "Ethics, Politics and Economics" by Aristotle. 15th century. Author unknown.

    In the midst of her relocation from Canada to commence her appointment as the new Head of the School of Historical and Philosophical Studies (SHAPS), Professor …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/shaps-research/2019/07/10/meet-the-new-head-of-school-professor-margaret-cameron

  8. Meet Dr Holly Lawford-Smith: Prize-winning Author, SHAPS Philosopher, and Seamstress Extraordinaire!

    On the back of her new book, Not in Their Name: Are Citizens Culpable for Their States’ Actions?, SHAPS Senior Lecturer in Political Philosophy, Dr Holly …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/shaps-research/2019/06/04/holly-lawford-smith

  9. On Language and Listening to One Another: Dr Ross Barham on the Value of Philosophy

    In 2018 Ross Barham completed his Philosophy PhD, investigating the relationship between human language and the way we understand the concept of objectivity. He chatted to Carley Tonoli about how it feels to be on the other side of the finish line.

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/shaps-research/2019/04/28/ross-barham

  10. Meet Brigid Evans, recent SHAPS Master of Arts, Philosophy graduate

    Brigid Evans

    In 2018 Brigid Evans completed her Masters by research in the areas of political philosophy and philosophy of education. On a recent trip home from her new base in the UK, she chatted to Carley Tonoli about reflections on her research.

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/shaps-research/2019/02/17/meet-brigid-evans-recent-shaps-master-of-arts-philosophy-graduate

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