Projects in the Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Social Values series will explore a range of diverse areas. The include, but will not be limited to:
Care, Decency, Fairness, Forgiveness, Gratitude, Honesty, Kindness, Loyalty, Patience, Selfishness, Trust.
Further themes will be added as the series grows and evolves.
Seán is a philosopher at Waterford Institute of Technology in Ireland. He was educated at Lancaster, Belfast, Dublin and Cambridge, and is currently researching for a second PhD at Leeds University. Seán has a regular column in the UK/US magazine Philosophy Now, entitled ‘The Street Philosopher’ He has given talks in Iraq, India, Turkey and Pakistan, as well as many European cities and takes black-and-white photographs of his travels on a vintage camera. Little known fact: Seán is a former national champion on the traditional Irish tin whistle. He lives in Tipperary and takes very little persuading to sing ‘It’s a long way to Tipperary’ at conferences.