Jack Griffiths

Jack Owen Griffiths



College: College of Social Sciences and International Studies

Jack is a PhD candidate based in the Dept. of Politics (with joint supervision in Philosophy). Jack's research lies at the intersection of political thought, ethics, and philosophy of biology, focusing on the relationships between political/ethical thinking and the ways in which we conceive of the living world and the place of humanity within it.


Provisional thesis title: 'Living Well and Organic Becoming: Biology and the Ethics and Politics of Flourishing'


Supervision: Dr. Robin Durie, Prof. John Dupré


In association with the Centre for Political Thought (http://socialsciences.exeter.ac.uk/politics/research/centres/cpt)

and the Centre for the Study of Life Sciences (Egenis) (http://socialsciences.exeter.ac.uk/sociology/research/sts/egenis/)


Project supported by the ESRC, via the South West Doctoral Training Centre (http://www.swdtc.ac.uk/)


Academia.edu profile: http://exeter.academia.edu/Jackowengriffiths