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Micro-Inequities in Focus March 20

March 3, 2014


"Micro-Inequities: What Are They and Why Do They Matter Morally?" is the title of a Thursday, March 20, Philosophy Colloquium at Cal State Fullerton. The presentation is free and open to the public.


Samantha Brennan, professor of philosophy and member of the Rotman Institute of Philosophy at Canada's Western University, is co-author of "Bioethics in Canada" and "Philosophy and Death: Introductory Readings."


Thursday, March 20
4 p.m.


Cal State Fullerton, Humanities-Social Sciences Building, Room 110
800 N. State College Blvd., Fullerton, 92831


Micro-inequities, writes Brennan in her article "Rethinking the Moral Significance of Micro-Inequities: The Case of Women in Philosophy," are "small, unjust inequalities often pointed to as part of a larger story about the unequal place of women in the workforce."


$2 per hour or $8 for a daily permit. Details are available online.


April 10-11 — 44th annual Philosophy Symposium "Rethinking Mass Incarceration: Gender, Race and the Prison Industrial Complex"

Media Contacts:

Andrew W. Howat, assistant professor of philosophy, 657-278-2157 
Pamela McLaren 

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