Piers Benn is a Visiting Lecturer in ethics at Heythrop College, University of London and Fordham University New York. He has previously lectured in philosophy at the universities of Leicester, St. Andrews and Leeds, followed by medical ethics at Imperial College London and King’s College London. His many interests include philosophy of religion, ethics and philosophy of psychiatry, with a particular focus on problems raised by sociopathy and addiction.
Feeding the world: can we engineer away hunger?
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