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CfP: 2018 Workshop in Philosophy and Poverty with Jo Wolff on Poverty and the Family

The Centre for Ethics and Poverty Research (CEPR) of the University of Salzburg is happy to announce the call for papers for its 2018 Salzburg Workshop in Philosophy and Poverty. In 2018, the workshop will be held at the University of Salzburg on 17 & 18 May 2018 and focus on the topic of “Poverty and the Family”.

http://www.workshop-poverty-philosophy.org/

The invited speaker for this workshop is Jonathan Wolff (Oxford), who will give a talk on “Poverty, Social Expectations, and the Family”.

We invite scholars to submit papers on any topic of philosophical inquiry into poverty. Possible topics include poverty as an issue of global or social justice, human rights and poverty, the ethical obligation of poverty alleviation and the design of poverty alleviation measures or philosophical issues in poverty measurement, the conception of poverty and poverty research. read more...

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Special Issue Ethics and Social Welfare 6(2) on “Family Values”

The journal Ethics and Social Welfare features a special issue on “Family Values: Ethical Perspectives on Contemporary Living Arrangements and Parenthood” (edited by Gideon Calder and Jurgen De Wispelaere) that will be of interest to political philosophers working on the family and parenting.

http://www.tandfonline.com/toc/resw20/6/2

Content Editorial Gideon Calder & Jurgen De Wispelaere Is the Family Uniquely Valuable? Anca Gheaus The Future of the Family David Archard Kantian Voices in the Family Values Debate Brenda Almond The Family and Neoliberalism: Time to Revive a Critique Bob Brecher On the Duties of Shared Parenting Philip Cook

The Social Politics of Breastfeeding: Norms, Situations and Policy Implications read more...

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