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Ethics, Creation and Environment: Conference in Honour of Robin Attfield



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23rd July 2009

Professor Robin Attfield has announced his retirement at the end of the academic year following a long and distinguished career in philosophy, and not least in environmental philosophy. The Philosophy Department at Cardiff University will be honouring Professor Attfield's contributions to philosophy with a one-day conference dedicated to the themes and questions raised by his work.


Guest Speakers:

Prof. Nigel Dower, University of Aberdeen

Dr Christopher Southgate, University of Exeter

Professor Alan Holland, Lancaster University

The conference will take place at Cardiff University, Cardiff School of English, Communication and Philosophy, Philosophy Department, Humanities Building, Colum Drive, Cardiff CF10 3EU

The conference programme is available in the related resources section on the right of this page.

Registration is £10.00. This includes refreshments, lunch and a wine reception.

Anyone wishing to attend the evening meal is very welcome but is asked to indicate their wishes at the time of registration. Dinner will be at a reasonably priced local pizzeria, such as ‘Ask’ or ‘Strada’ in Cardiff.

For any queries, please contact the Philosophy Department:, Tel: 029 20876323

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