Centre for Applied Philosophy and Public Ethics

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The Centre for Applied Philosophy and Public Ethics (CAPPE) at Charles Sturt University and the University of Melbourne was established in 2000 as an Australian Research Council funded Special Research Centre and is a large concentration of applied philosophers.

The Centre is currently under the directorship of Suzanne Uniacke. Professorial Fellows include Tom Campbell, CAJ (Tony) Coady, Clive Hamilton, John Kleinig, Seumas Miller, Peter Singer, and Steven Vanderheiden. Adjunct Professors include Marilyn Friedman, Larry May, Ingmar Persson, Igor Primoratz, Doris Schroeder, Janna Thompson, and Christopher Wellman.

Research Areas[edit]

The Centre's work is organised around fiveintegrated research areas:

  • Security (including policing and crime, terrorism and counterterrorism, and international conflict)
  • Economy
  • Health
  • Technology
  • Ecology


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