THESP October 24th 16:30 – 18:30 DZ7

Ayesha Ahmad (UCL)
‘Conceptualising Ethics in an “Unexpected Cultural Encounter” in Disaster Medicine’

Ethics Research Group September 26th (Monday) 14:00 – 16:00 AZ211

Ruud Welten (Tilburg University)
‘Does Integrity have a chance in Commercial Hospitality?’

Ethics Research Group September 12th (Monday) 16:30 – 18:30 Dante Z7

Alan Thomas (Tilburg University)

‘Virtue Monism and the Individuation of Situations’

The situationist critique of virtue ethics has been interpreted as problematising the idea of a global character trait. This paper approaches the same issue by asking two inter-connected questions: how do we individuate virtues? Can a virtue ethicist and a situationist critic of global traits agree on the nature of situations?