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Mental Illness: Philosophy, Ethics and Society

March 17, 2014 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Public Engagement activity to be held at the University of Birmingham during the Arts & Science Festival in March 2014. The purpose is to discuss the relationship between psychiatric diagnosis and responsibility for action, based on some case studies.

The event will include:

  • a talk by Dr Matthew Broome, clinical and academic psychiatrist at the University of Oxford
  • a brief commentary by Professor Lisa Bortolotti, philosopher at the University of Birmingham
  • a Q&A session with the public
  • a short break with refreshments
  • a discussion group moderated by Ema Sullivan-Bissett and Kengo Miyazono

This event is free and open to the general public.


March 17, 2014
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Epistemic Innocence Fellowship
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University of Birmingham
Arts Building, Edgbaston Campus,
Birmingham, B15 2RS United Kingdom
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