Department of Philosophy

Main areas of research - Philosophy

Our main areas of research are:

  • Applied philosophy, feminist philosophy and social philosophy
  • Metaphysics and mind
  • Logic and Language
  • Philosophy of Science and History of Philosophy and Science
  • Philosophy of Religion
  • Moral Philosophy

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Research Excellence Framework

The Research Excellence Framework 2014 (REF) panel graded 69% of our research activity as being ‘world leading’, or ‘internationally excellent’, with the remainder all of a quality that is ‘recognised internationally'.

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Department of Philosophy

University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

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