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Call for papers: First biennial Oxford Global Health and Bioethics International Conference

The Ethox Centre is pleased to announce the call for papers for its first biennial Oxford Global Health and Bioethics International Conference. The conference will be held from… 210 more words

Bioethics

Dr Silvia Camporesi comments on Dutee Chand's appeal to the Court of Arbitration for Sport: When is it fair to be a woman in athletic competition?

The hearing of Dutee Chand is currently underway at the Court for Arbitration for Sport in Lausanne.

Dutee Chand (19 yo) was disqualified just days before the beginning of the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow in July 2014 after a medical test determined that her androgen level was above the “normal” limit set by IAAF and IOC policies of 10 nmol/lit. 217 more words

Bioethics

A Wilderness Guide to Errors & Enemies

Civilization is an error.

The only transcendence is from error.

Man is not fallen, he fell, and refuses to get up.

The core of civilization is delayed-return subsistence strategies. 1,935 more words

Musings & Delineations

Publications of Interest

I have found two recent publications that may be of interest. The first is on ethics and business success and pretty much follows the discussion here. 48 more words

Business Ethics

BESJ 'Buddhism and Bioethics' Reading Group March 20th

The BESJ Bioethics Reading Group is reconvening on Friday March 20th to discuss ‘Buddhism and Bioethics’.

When:Friday March 20th, 3-430 pm

Where: Room 3.1.1 East Wing, King’s Building. 210 more words

Bioethics

In an Ethics Crisis Assume the Government Will Be Involved

When an organization does something viewed as unethical, the public wants someone to do something about it. And that someone is likely to be “the government.” Most organizations are open to some level of government oversight. 62 more words

Business Ethics

An Ethical Analysis on "eXistenZ"

eXistenZ is a very trippy sci-horror film that stars Jennifer Jason Leigh  as  famous video game designer Allegra Geller who is on the run from assassins with a marketing trainee turned  bodyguard Ted Pikel played by Jude Law. 321 more words

Film