Dr Mary Tjiattas

Assistant Teaching Professor

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Mary Tjiattas received her PhD in philosophy at the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, where she taught philosophy both in the Department of Philosophy and the School of Education. She now teaches applied ethics in CHASS IDS.

Teaching and Research Interests

Moral psychology, philosophy of social science and psychoanalysis, and social and political philosophy. Recent research focusses on theories of global justice and their implications for education.