Ethics in Care

Our aim is to raise awareness and to stimulate reflection and debate on topics related to ethics and care.

Xiamen, Care and Perceptions of Filial Piety

This week I’ve had opportunities to learn more about Xiamen University, about the city and about a core Chinese virtue related to care: filial piety. Some questions will follow on that theme… I attended a fascinating class, given by Dr Emily Yu Zong, on ‘Racial Melancholia’. The class was part of a humanities course on ‘Happiness’ […]


Celebrations of Care and the Ethics of Remembering

This week I visited the Laguna Honda Hospital and Rehabilitation Center in San Francisco. I attended a thought-provoking event at the Jewish Community Center and travelled to the 5th National Nursing Ethics Conference in Los Angeles. I also read yet another story about a memorial that is to be taken down. Celebrating Care – Laguna Honda Hospital A […]