Ethics

Alexander Douglas

Alexander Douglas

I am a lecturer in philosophy in the School of Philosophical, Anthropological, and Film Studies at the University of St. Andrews. Information about my teaching and other activities can be found on my staff website. I am a founder and co-director of...

Theron Pummer

Theron Pummer

I am Director of the Centre for Ethics, Philosophy and Public Affairs at St Andrews. My work within practical ethics has focused on charitable giving and the philosophical foundations of effective altruism. See, for example:...

Mette M. High

Mette M. High

Dr High is currently directing a European Research Council funded project: The Ethics of Oil: Finance Moralities and Environmental Politics in the Global Oil Economy (ENERGY ETHICS). Based on multiple ethnographic studies in Europe and the US, this 5-year research project brings an anthropological sensitivity to issues of money, energy and climate change. Its ambition is to provide a novel framework for investigating how oil valuations relate to political reforms and new climate economic initiatives.

Anna Rauter

Anna Rauter

Anna’s PhD thesis examines how energy industry leaders and experts in Norway envision and shape energy trajectories. In an exploration of power structures (both in terms of energy and also in relation to control and authority), she aims to provide a better understanding of the complex web of interdependencies, responsibilities, and expectations that surround contemporary energy and climate concerns.

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