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Mary Tjiattas

Asst Teaching Professor

Interdisciplinary Studies


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.

Area(s) of Expertise

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.