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    University of Edinburgh

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Living an Ethical Life

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Lecture

One of the world’s leading moral philosophers, Professor Singer explored what it means to live ethically in the 21st Century.

Peter Singer first became well known internationally after the publication of Animal Liberation in 1975. Since then, he has written, co-authored, edited or co-edited more than 40 books. In 2005, Time Magazine named Professor Singer one of the 100 most influential people in the world, and in 2012, he was made a Companion of the Order of Australia, the nation’s highest civic honour.

Organised in partnership with the Royal Institute of Philosophy.

This lecture moved to the George Square Lecture Theatre (part of the University of Edinburgh) to accommodate numbers:

Address details for the George Square Lecture Theatre are as below:

University of Edinburgh
George Square Lecture Theatre
Room 2.201
Edinburgh
EH8 9LH

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Speaker

Peter Singer, Ira W DeCamp Professor of Bioethics, University Center for Human Values, Princeton University, US; Laureate Professor at the University of Melbourne, Australia.