The Applied Ethics Institute at Utica University - Ethics & Public Policy Newsletter - September 2019

The Applied Ethics Institute at Utica University - Ethics & Public Policy Newsletter - September 2019

Ethics & Public Policy Newsletter

Issue 20, September 2019

The Applied Ethics Institute at Utica College

  1. Introduction
  2. Upcoming Events at the Applied Ethics Institute at Utica College
  3. Upcoming Conferences
  4. Recent or Forthcoming Publications
  5. Journal Special Issues & Calls for Papers
  6. Fellowships and Courses


The Applied Ethics Institute at Utica College organizes an annual colloquium series, policy working groups, and conferences, under the direction of Christopher A. Riddle.

The Institute also produces a newsletter that is distributed thrice-annually, updating readers on recent developments in the field, of which this is the 20th issue.  The newsletter contains information about upcoming conferences, recent publications, calls for papers, and related fellowships. We hope that the newsletter will be of interest to anyone working in the field, whether in academia, the broader community, public service, or various non-governmental organizations. 

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There are currently 3 scheduled talks for the 2019-2020 academic year:
February 20, 2020 - Luvell E. Anderson - Syracuse University (Race & Language)
March 26, 2020 - Kristen Hessler - SUNY Albany (Human Rights)
April 16, 2020 - Anja J. Karnein - SUNY Binghamton (Reproductive Rights)

Hamilton College in Clinton, NY has also organized and is hosting a conference titled 'Food Justice and Morality' from September 20-22, 2019. 
For information about locations and meals (provided), register for free Questions? Email Alex Plakias at .


Event: Food Justice and Morality
Host: Hamilton College; Clinton, NY
Speakers: Alex Plakias, Wendy Burkhart-Spiegel, Suzy Jones, Lela Niemitz, Leonore Fleming, Megan Dean, Tyler Doggett, Beth Dixon, & Whitney Ronshegan
Date: 20-22 September, 2019

Event: International Conference on Global Contemporary Issues
Host: Galle Face Hotel; Colombo, Sri Lanka
Speakers: Dr. S Ramaratnam, Dr, S. Damayanthi Ediriisnghe, Arshad Mansoor, Professor Mary Jesssica (Keynote Speaker) Dr. Souman Mukherjee, Rajesh Kumar Singh, Sadia Jabeen, Professor Krupal Prabhakar Pawar
Date: 27 September, 2019

Event: 5th International Conference on Nursing Ethics and Medical Ethics (ICNEME)
Host: The Park Lane Jakarta, Indonesia
Speakers: Not Listed
Date: 29 September, 2019

Event: 3rd International Medical Law Congress
Host: Kervansaray Lara Hotel & Convention Center; Antalya, Turkey
Speakers: Not Listed
Date: 9th-12th October, 2019

Event: 3rd International Conference on Bioethics in the New Age of Science (BNAS 2019)
Host: Belgrade, Serbia
Speakers: Not Listed
Date: 10th-11th October, 2019

Event: Sexuality and Agency: An Inclusive Interdisciplinary Conference
Host: Hotel Mercure Wein Westbanhoff; Wein Austria
Speakers: Not Listed
Date: 12th- 13th October, 2019
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Event: Liberalism Historical and Contemporary Variations
Speakers: Quinn Slobodian (Wellesley), Werner Bonefeld (York), Sonja Amadae (Helsinki)
Date: 24th-25th October, 2019

Event: Narratives of Displacement International Conference
Host: St. Anne’s College, University of Oxford
Speakers: Not Listed
Date: 26th October, 2019

Event: Engaging The Contemporary 2019: The Philosophical Turn Towards Religion
Host: University of Malta Valletta Campus
Speakers: Dr. Steven Shakespeare, Liverpool Hope University, UK
Date: 7th-8th November, 2019

Event: International Conference on Government, Humanities and Law (IC0GHL2019)
Host: Seaview Langkawi, Malaysia
Speakers: Not Listed
Date: 9th-10th November, 2019

Event: 1International Congress Ageing Communities Developmental Challenges
Host: Castelo Branco, Portugal
Speakers: Antonio Fonseca, David Reher, Malcolm Payne, R. Fernandez-Ballesteros
Date: 14th-16th November, 2019

Event: Future Technologies Conference 2019
Host: San Francisco, United States of America
Speakers: Fernando Koch, A.J. Bush, Robinson Piramuthu
Date: 14th-15th November, 2019

Event: International Conference for Research on African Challenges
Host: Cairo, Egypt AUC Campus, New Cairo, Egypt
Speakers: Not Listed
Date: 4th-5th December, 2019



Alghrari, Amel (2019). “Regulating Assisted Reproductive Tendencies” (University of Liverpool). $120.00

Anderson, Paul (2019). “The Paradox of Being: Truth, Identity, and Images in Daoism” (Harvard Press). $75.00

Andre, Judith (2019). “Worldly Virtue- Moral Ideals and Contemporary Life” (Harvard Press). $36.99

Anthony, Kwame (2019). “As If; Idealization and Ideals” (Harvard Press). $12.95

Baring, Edward (2019). “Converts to the Real; Catholicism and the Making of Continental Philosophy” (Harvard Press). $49.95

Baylis, Francoise (2019). “Altered Inheritance: CRISPR and the Ethics of Human Genome Editing” (Harvard Press). $24.95

Benson, Peter (2019). “Justice in Transactions: A Theory of Contract Law” (Harvard Press). $85.00

Berrstein, Anya (2019). “The Future of Immortality- Remaking Life and Death in Contemporary Russia” (Princeton Press) $75.00

Berryman, Sylvia (2019). “Aristotle On The Sources Of Ethical Life” (Oxford Press). $70.00

Brandon, Robert. B (2019). “A Spirit of Trust: A Reading of Hegel’s Phenomenology” (Harvard Press). $45.00

Cohen, Lewis M. M.D. (2019) “A Dignified Ending” – Taking Control Over How We Die (Lexington Books). $32.00

Danaher, John (2019). “ Automation and Utopia: Human Flourishing in a World Without Work” (Harvard Press). $24.95

Diamond, Cora (2019). “ Reading Wittgenstein with Anscombe, Going on to Ethics” (Harvard Press). $39.95

Duran, Jane (2019). “ Feminist Analyses of Applied Ethics” (Harvard Press). $42.99

Edwards, Lillian, Schafer, Burkhard, Harbinya, Edina (2020). “Future Law: Emerging Technology, Ethics, and Regulation” (Oxford Press). $125.00

Agricourt-Carring, Lori D, Ells, Carolyn (2019). “Ethical Issues in Women’s Healthcare- Practice & Policy”(Oxford Press). $39.95

Farer, Tom (2019). ”Migration and Integration- The Case for Liberalism with Borders” (Oxford Press). $28.99

Fox, Dov (2019). “Birth Rights and Wrongs- How Medicine and Technology are Remaking Representation and the Law”(Oxford Press) $39.95

Guay, Robert (2019). “Dostoevsky’s Crime and Punishment – Philosophical Perspectives” (Oxford Press). $99.00

Gupta, Anil (2019). “Conscious Experience: A Logical Inquiry” (Harvard Press). $ 45.00

Hansen, Phillip, Caterino, Brian (2019). “Critical Theory, Democracy, and the Challenge of Neoliberalism”(Princeton Press). $52.50

George, William P. (2019) . “Mining Morality: Prospecting for Ethics in a Wounded World” (Lexington Books). $115.00

Harpur, Paul David. (2019). “Ableism at Work; Disablement and Hierarchies of Impairment” (Lexington Books). $110.00

Heynen, Robert, Van der Meulen, Emily (2019). “Making Surveillance States”- Transitional Histories (Princeton Press). $29.96

Kenneth, Einar Himma (2019). “Morality and the Nature of Law” (Oxford University Press). Price not set.

Hoskins, Zachary (2019). “A Normative Account of the Collateral Legal Consequences of Conviction” (Oxford University Press). $85.00

Iftene, Adelina (2019). “Punished for Aging: Vulnerability, Rights, and Access to Justice in Canadian Penitentiaries” (Princeton Press). Price Not Set

Ignatiefff, Michael (2019). “The Ordinary Virtues; Moral Order in a Divided World” (Harvard Press). $14.95

Kenny, Kate (2019). “Whistleblowing toward a New Theory” (Harvard Press). $35.00

Lacorne, Denis (2019). “The Limits of Tolerance- Enlightenment Values and Religious Functionalism”(Harvard Press). $35.00

Lipuma, Samuel H, Joseph Demarco (2019). “The Dying Experience: Expanding Options for Dying and Suffering Patients. (Lexington Books) $34.95

List, Christian (2019). “Why Free Will Is Real” (Harvard Press). $24.95

Leach, J. Medvecky, F (2019). “An Ethics of Science Communication” (Palgrave Macmillan). $59.99

Marcceau, Justin (2019). “Beyond Cages” Animal Law and Criminal Punishment (Oxford Press). $34.99

McKoski, Raymond J (2019). “Judges in Street Clothes”- Acting Ethically Off The Bench” (Lexington Books). $39.99

Meyers, Stephen J (2019). “Civilizing Disability Society”- The Convention On The Rights Of Persons With Disabilities Socializing Grassroots Disabled Persons Organizations in Nicaragua (Cambridge University Press). $110.00

Miguens, Sofia (2020). “The Logical Alien”- Conant and His Critics (Harvard Press). $59.95

Millgram, Elijah (2019). “John Stuart Mill and The Meaning Of Life” (Oxford Press). $74.00

Mounk, Yascha (2019). “The Age Of Responsibility: Luck, Choice, and The Welfare State”. (Harvard Press). $14.95

Moyn, Samuel (2019). “Not Enough: Human Righhts in an Unequal World” (Harvard Press). $17.95

Oliver, Kelly, Madura, Lisa M, Ahmed, Sabeen (2019). “Refugees Now: Rethinking Borders, Hospitality, and Citizenship”( Harvard Press). $44.95

Osiel, Mark (2019). “The Right To Do Wrong: Morality and The Limits of Law” (Harvard Press). $45.00

Rajczi, Alex (2019). “The Ethics of Universal Health Insurance” (Oxford Press). $35.00

Robinovici-Forman, Aliza, Summer, Udi (2019). “Producing Reproductive Rights”-Determining Abortion Policy Worldwide. (Oxford Press). $110.00

Rachels, James, Rachels, Stuart (2019). “The Right Thing to Do”- Readings in Moral Philosophy 8th Edition (Lexington Books). $70.00

Ripple, Maria Eva (2019). “The Environmental Crisis and Art”- Thoughtlessness, Responsibility, and Immigration (Lexington Books). $85.00

Roecklein, Robert J (2019). “Kant’s Philosophy and The Momentum of Modernity: The Metaphysics of Fact Determination” (Lexington Books). $120.00

Ross, Alf (2020). “On Law and Justice” (Oxford Press). $110.00

Ryberg, Jesper (2020). “Neurointerventions, Crime, and Punishment”- Ethical Considerations (Oxford Press). $99.00

Sandomierski, David (2020). “Aspiration and Reality in Legal Education” (Princeton Press). $56.25

Scott, Matthew (2020). “Climate Change, Disasters, and The Refugee Convention (Cambridge University Press). $34.99

Thorrburn, Malcolm, Dyzenhaus, David (2019). “Philosophical Foundations of Constitutional Law” (Oxford Press). $34.99

Smith, Adam, Churcher ,Millicent (2019). “Re-imagining sympathy, Recognizing Difference “(Lexington Books). $120.00

Souffrant, M. Eddy (2019). “Global Development Ethics: A Critique of Global Capitalism”(Lexington Books). $85.00

Walter, Benjamin, Eiland, Howard (2019). “Origin of the German Trauerspiel” (Harvard Press). $19.95

Williams, Ryuken Duncan (2019). “American Sutra: A Story Of Faith and Freedom in the Second World War”( Harvard Press). $29.95

Zaretesky, Robert( 2019). “Catherine & Diderot: The Empress, The Philosopher, and The Fate of The Enlightenment”(Harvard Press). $27.95


Journal: Public Affairs Quarterly
Issue: Blame Punishment and Forgiveness
Deadline: December 31, 2019

Journal: Essays in Philosophy
Issue: Activism and Philosophy
Deadline: September 1, 2019


Fellowship: Hackworth Fellowship
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Fellowship: Olsson Center For Applied Ethics.
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Special thanks to Mackenzie Corr for research assistance.

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