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Professor of Philosophy; Director, Ethics Institute

Ronald Sandler is a professor of philosophy and Director of the Ethics Institute at Northeastern University. His primary areas of research are environmental ethics, ethics and emerging technologies, ethical theory, and Spinoza. Sandler teaches course in moral philosophy and applied ethics, and has received Northeastern University’s Excellence in Teaching Award.

  • Sandler, R. 2018. Environmental Ethics: Theory in Practice (New York, NY: Oxford University Press).
  • Sandler, R. 2015. Food Ethics: The Basics (Oxford, UK: Routledge).
  • Sandler, R., ed. 2014. Ethics and Emerging Technologies (Basingstoke, UK: Palgrave-Macmillan).,
  • Sandler, R. 2012. The Ethics of Species (Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press).
  • Sandler, R. 2007. Character and Environment: A Virtue-Oriented Approach to Environmental Ethics (New York: Columbia University Press).
  • Sandler, R. and Pezzullo, P., eds. 2007. Environmental Justice and Environmentalism: The Social Justice Challenge to the Environmental Movement (Cambridge, MA: MIT Press).
  • Sandler, R. and Cafaro, P., eds. 2005. Environmental Virtue Ethics (Lanham, MD: Rowman and Littlefield).

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  • Education

    Ph.D., 2001, Philosophy
    University of Wisconsin-Madison

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