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Dr Joe Saunders

Assistant Professor/Admissions/Widening Participation Officer/Director of Digital Learning/CHSS Advisor


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Assistant Professor/Admissions/Widening Participation Officer/Director of Digital Learning/CHSS Advisor in the Department of Philosophy  

Biography

Office Hours

Mondays, 1-4. Online. Drop me an email to set up a meeting.

Research

Joe primarily works on ethics and agency in Kant and the post-Kantian tradition. He also has interests in the philosophy of love and media ethics.

He is part of an AHRC grant, currently investigating freedom of the press and regulation: http://defining-freedom-of-the-press.info/

Recently, he interviewed several Hegel scholars for Hegel's 250th birthday: https://soundcloud.com/cambup_academic/sets/hegel-250

Finally, he is the host of a Philosophy and Film podcast, in partnership with the Hyde Park Picture House in Leeds.

Administrative Roles

Joe is currently:

In Durham, he also serves as:

  • Admissions/Widening Participation Officer
  • Combined Honours in Social Sciences Advisor and Exam Board Rep
  • Director of Online Learning

Research interests

  • Kant
  • Post-Kantian Philosophy
  • Ethics
  • Media Ethics
  • Love
  • Free Will

Esteem Indicators

Media Contacts

Available for media contact about:

  • Ethics, Religion & Beliefs: Philosophy
  • Ethics: Philosophy
  • Philosophy: Philosophy

Publications

Authored book

Chapter in book

Journal Article

Translated Book

  • Stern, Robert (editor), Bennett, Chris, Leech, Jessica, Saunders, Joe & Texter, Mark (trans.) (2020). Løgstrup, Knud: Kierkegaard's and Heidegger's Analysis of Existence and its Relation to Proclamation . Oxford University Press
  • Bennett, Christopher, Saunders, Joe & Stern, Robert (trans.) (2019). Kant: Groundwork for the Metaphysics of Morals . Oxford University Press