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About the Centre for Ethics


The Centre for Ethics, University of Tartu

The Centre for Ethics of the University of Tartu was established in June 2001 as an interdisciplinary unit within the Faculty of Philosophy. Starting from January 1st 2009, the Centre for Ethics is a consortium. The faculties that participate in our work are as follows: faculty of arts and humanities, faculty of social sciences, faculty of medicine and faculty of science and technology.

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Research activities


Public activities

Publications and books
Over the years Centre for Ethics has published or helped to publish several books which include translations, collections of conferences and papers, handbooks, etc. Our publications are mainly in …


The current collection is the result of the merger between the Centre’s library and the library of the department of philosophy. It is primarily aimed at fostering research and learning in philosophy…