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Opening Lesson 29 September 2017 Masterclass in Neurobioethics “Neurobioethics and Transhumanism”

By Giulia Bovassi On the afternoon of Friday, 29 September, the opening lecture was held at the first Masterclass in Neurobioethics, “Neurobioethics and Transhumanism”, entitled "Post and Trans-Human: an Anthropological Question". The whole program will devote its...

Beauty, Living Beings and People: A Look from Bioethics, Aesthetics, Technoscience and Biolaw

Beauty, Living Beings and People: A Look from Bioethics, Aesthetics, Technoscience and Biolaw   The UNESCO Chair will host a cultural and academic encounter on the “Beauty, Living Beings and People: A Look from Bioethics, Aesthetics, Technoscience and Biolaw” at...

Religious Perspectives on Bioethics and Human Rights, Springer Press

Springer Press has published a new book: Religious Perspectives on Bioethics and Human Rights Editors: Joseph Tham, Kai Man Kwan, Alberto Garcia   The new volume is a product of the third international “Bioethics, Multiculturalism and Religion” workshop that was...

Chair Fellow addresses European Association of Centres of Medical Ethics annual conference

UNESCO Chair Fellow Joseph Tham presented a paper at the European Association of Centres of Medical Ethics (EACME) annual conference in Barcelona, Spain on September 7. An abstract of his talk, based upon the experience of the Fourth International Bioethics,...

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