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Philosophy Postgraduate Students 2019

Honour's

Student Name

Supervisor

Title

Dladla, Bhekinkosi

Dr Singh

Does love as union threaten individual autonomy?

Kubeka, NZ

Dr Smart

 Moral realism vs ubuntu as anti-realist theory

Mackett, Damon

Prof Botha

 The future role of AI

Mlungwana, Yolanda

Prof Metz

 An African perspective on what makes life worth living

Mlungwana, Yoliswa

Prof Metz

 An African response to absurdism

Setlaelo (nee Shongwe), Sarah

Prof Botha

 

Sekumana, M

Prof Lotter

 Rastafarianism as an environmental ethic

Mosweu, L. L.

Prof Lotter / Prof Metz

 Is interdependence essential for self-development?

Malele, N. E.

Prof Lotter

 Individual responsibility for climate change

Kgosi, K. B

Prof Botha

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Master's

Student Name

Supervisor

Title

Akpan, Andrew

Prof Metz

 Ubuntu, Power and Politics

Dampier, Graham

Prof Botha

 The neo-liberal rejection of Marxism: an analysis of method, freedom and social changes on Marx’s terms

Dladla, Monalisa

Prof Botha

 Heidegger and the Body: Assessing his Contribution to Feminist Thinking on Identity

Lebakeng, Gontse J

Prof Broadbent

Dr Singh (co-supervisor)

 TBA

Maponya, Dimpho Takane

Prof Botha

 A Philosophical Analysis of History and Inadequacies of Contemporary African Feminisms

Masuleke, Reneilwe

Prof Winkler

Prof Botha (co-supervisor)

 TBA

Selengbe, Adrien

Prof Winkler

 The Concept of Liberty in Ricoeur’s Ethical Reflection

Tobi, Abraham

Prof Mitova

 TBA

Wolfe-Coote, Eyren

Prof Lotter

Prof Botha (co-supervisor)

 The Utility of Foucauldian Genealogy in the Ideals and Institutions of the Criminal Justice System

 

Doctorate

 

Student Name

Supervisor

Title

Anderson, Jane

Prof Lotter

Prof Botha (co-supervisor)

Dr Smart (co-supervisor)

 Biological naturalism: Dissolving the ‘explanatory gap'

Attoe, Aribiah David

Prof Metz

A Critical Inquiry into the African Conception of Personhood and the Meaning of Life

Bailey, Devon

Prof Botha

The Black African Female Dancer: An Investigation of the Somaesthetic and Sarkaesthetic Dimensions of Identity Formation and Representation.

Damman, Olaf

Prof Broadbent

 Causation in Epidemiology

van Jaarsveld, Jessica

Prof Lotter

 The Role of the Environment in Human Flourishing

Fick, Bazil

Prof Metz

  A Principle of Respect for Embodiment in Bioethics

Geyer, Wesley

Prof Broadbent

An analysis and redefinition of health concepts: Theories of health as defined though a process of evolution

Jaki, Patrick

Prof Metz

 Justice and Migration

Kachembere, Taurai

Prof Lotter

Ubuntu/Hunhu and Justice as Fairness: Towards a Just Society in Zimbabwe

Madavo, Garikai

Prof Lotter

 Do we have a moral responsibility to trust ex-prisoners?

Mbozi, Austin Moonga

Prof Lotter

 Constructing an African Theory of Global Justice

Ncube, Likhwa

Prof Broadbent

Dr Harris (co-supervisor)

 Decolonising Medicine: A Philosophical Study of the Nature of Medicine and  its Place in Different Societies

Oyedola, Olaoluwa Andrew

Prof Mitova

 TBA

Kgadi Dorcus Ramaphala

Prof Metz

 TBA

Scholtz, David

Prof Mitova

Rationality as a Virtue: Accounting for the Normativity of Rational Requirements

Segun, Samuel

Prof Metz

Prof Botha (co-supervisor)

Constructing an African ethical framework for autonomous intelligent systems (AIS)

Shabangu, Tony

Prof Metz

 The Implications of Ubuntu for Prison Reform; A close look at relationships and harmony in and out of prison

Swanepoel, Danielle

Prof Mitova

 Rationality and Agency

Terrblanche-Botha, Aida

Prof Metz

 Relations between Time Orientation and Social Self-construal: A South African Perspective

Thrupp, Craig

Dr Smart

 TBA

​Labridy, Noël

​Prof Winkler

Being-with: A Philosophical Contemplation of a Fundament of Existence