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Conference: The Value of the Humanities

The DLCC invites participants to join us for a conference on the 24th and 25th September on the Value of the Humanities. The conference will present output of the AHRC Research Project on the value of the humanities at the University of Cambridge 2016–17 alongside contributions from leading thinkers including philosopher … Continue reading

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Conference: Transhumanism

On 3rd-8th April 2017 DLCC Fellow Dr. Dr. Benedikt Göcke has organised a wide ranging conference on the theme of transhumanism. This event will also feature a talk by DLCC Fellow Ralph Weir. Transhumanism is the thesis that we should deploy the means provided by the sciences to change human nature and … Continue reading

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Director Visits Dharamsala

This week the Director of the Dalai Lama Centre for Compassion, Alex Norman, arrives in Dharamsala for a month long visit. During this time he will be staying at the house of His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s brother Ngari Rinpoche and meeting with His Holiness the the Dalai Lama and other … Continue reading

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Summer Conference: Human Nature

On the 25th-26th of September 2015 the Dalai Lama Centre for Compassion, in collaboration with the Humane Philosophy Project, the Institute of Philosophy, University of Warsaw and the Ian Ramsey Centre for Science and Religion will hold a three day conference on the theme ‘Human Nature’. This event will take … Continue reading

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Compassion at the Interface of Self and Other

Any writer is familiar with the feeling of spending so long looking at a word on the page that it appears to be spelled incorrectly, even though they know it to be correct. Sartre describes the sensation of looking at your hand and it no longer appears to be the … Continue reading

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Seminar: Krause’s Panentheism and its Ethical Implications

Seminar: ‘Krause’s Panentheism and its Ethical Implications’.  16th January 2015, 3-5pm The Aquinas Seminar Room, 17 Beaumont Street, Oxford. Dr. Dr. Benedikt Göcke will be running a seminar on 16th January entitled ‘Krause’s Panentheism and its Ethical Implications’. Benedikt Göcke is a former Junior Research Fellow of Blackfriars Hall, University of Oxford. … Continue reading

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Conference Videos

All the footage from our first conference is now up on the videos page of the website. The videos are as follows: Alexander Norman: Welcome and Introduction The DALAI LAMA CENTRE FOR COMPASSION is a non-confessional, interdisciplinary research centre and policy think-tank. Its foremost concern is to research compassion and … Continue reading

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