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Durham University

Department of Philosophy


Dr Joe Saunders

Assistant Professor in the Department of Philosophy

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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.

Indicators of Esteem

Research Interests

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

Selected Publications

Authored book

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Selected Grants

  • 2018: Defining Freedom of the Press: A Cross national examination of press ethics and regulation in ten European countries (£11225.00 from AHRC)