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Mary Jean Walker

Dr. Mary Jean Walker

Research Assistant Professor, Department of Religion and Philosophy

Phone number34117296
ORCID number0000-0002-8823-9651



BA (University of Sydney), PhD (Macquarie University)

Research area(s):

Ethics; bioethics; applied ethics; personal identity

Teaching area(s):

Ethics; philosophy

Taught previously at:

Macquarie University
Charles Sturt University
University of Notre Dame Australia
Australian Catholic University
University of Wollongong

Selected output(s):

Walker MJ. 2019. Two senses of narrative unification. Philosophical Explorations 22(1): 78-93.

Walker MJ. 2018. On replacement body parts. Journal of Bioethical Inquiry 16(1):61-73.

Walker MJ, Franklin J. 2018. An argument against drug testing welfare recipients. Kennedy Institute of Ethics Journal 28(3): 309-360.

Walker MJ, Rogers WA. 2018. A new approach to defining disease. Journal of Medicine and Philosophy 43(4): 402-420.

Walker MJ. 2018. Patient-specific devices and population-level evidence: Evaluating therapeutic interventions with inherent variation. Medicine, Healthcare and Philosophy 21(3): 335-45. 

Current project(s):

Ethics and artificial organs
The ethics of recreational alcohol use
Personalising definitions of disease and health

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