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The philosophy of ethics and AI

Katherine Bailey (Natural Language Processing lead within Accenture Australia’s AI and Automation Engineering group) and Oisin Deery (Assistant Professor in the Department of Philosophy at Monash University) talk about the ethics of AI and

Philosophy 3 May, 2019
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Turning perception on its head

SOPHIS' Jakob Hohwy and a team of researchers have designed an experiment to show how both old and new information are needed to form perceptions.

Philosophy 3 May, 2019
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Outstanding ARC Results for Monash Philosophy

Philosophy at Monash achieved the nation’s best results on the recent grants round from the Australian Research Council. 4 Discovery grants were awarded, adding to the recent award of a Future Fellowship to Professor Toby Handfield:

School of Philosophical Historical and International Studies 8 March, 2019
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Linda Barclay on Disability and Dignity

Disability raises a host of moral concerns - issues around justice, human rights, and what we owe to each other in a compassionate society. But philosophers have been slow to address disability, and what philosophical literature there is often

SOPHIS only 8 March, 2019
Monash Philosophy public lecture raises questions about Tibetan Buddhist fear of death

Monash Philosophy public lecture raises questions about Tibetan Buddhist fear of death

The 2018 School of Philosophical, Historical, and International Studies public lecture in Philosophy has been presented by Professor Shaun Nichols, the Sherwin Scott Chair of Philosophy at the

SOPHIS only 14 August, 2018
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Event: Philosophy Workshop on the Self

Event: Philosophy Workshop on the Self

SOPHIS only 27 July, 2018