Carlos Thiebaut / Philosophy Professor at Universidad Carlos III de Madrid / Catedrático de Filosofía en la Universidad Carlos III de Madrid

Ethics Professor at the University of Valencia, Spain

Seminar: February 28th, 2022

For a cosmopolitan approach to culture

Adela Cortina (Valencia, 1947) is Professor of Ethics and Political Philosophy at the University of Valencia and a member of the Royal Academy of Moral and Political Sciences. She was the first woman to join this organization since its foundation in 1857. She has also been involved in other civil society institutions, and is director of the ÉTNOR Foundation (“for the ethics of business and organizations”). Her books include Ética cosmopolita: una apuesta por la cordura en tiempos de pandemia (2021), Aporofobia: el rechazo al pobre (2017), ¿Para qué sirve realmente…? la ética (2013, Premio Nacional de Ensayo 2014), Neuroética y neuropolítica (2011), Justicia cordial (2010), Las fronteras de la persona (2009), Por una ética del consumo (2002), Alianza y Contrato (2001), Ciudadanos del mundo (1997) and Ética aplicada y democracia radical (1993).