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School of Social Sciences

Research in our discipline areas

We carry out world-leading theoretically-informed empirical research, which is founded on a unique combination of six disciplines.


Research areas

  • Aesthetics
  • Epistemology
  • Ethics
  • History of philosophy
  • Metaphysics
  • The metaphysics of thought
  • Truthmaker theory
  • Philosophy of language
  • Philosophy of mind and psychology
  • Philosophy of religion
  • Social and political philosophy

Research groups

Research centres with which we have close links include:

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