Welcome to SWIP UK


Mary Midgley: We regret to share the very sad news of the death of Mary Midgley, see here for an obituary by Ian James Kidd.

Summary of 2018 Data on Diversity in Philosophy, from the Equality Challenge Unit: https://feministphilosophers.wordpress.com/2018/09/08/lack-of-diversity-in-uk-academia-esp-philosophy/

Good Practice Scheme - SWIP UK and the British Philosophical Association are pleased to support the Good Practice Scheme. Its purpose is to improve the environment for, and representation of, women in philosophy.

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SWIP UK is an organisation of UK women in philosophy, including students and professionals, working within or outside academic departments.

SWIP UK's aims are

SWIP UK seeks to achieve these aims by

SWIP UK welcomes offers of help to develop this website, organise conferences, contribute to mentoring and support, and gathering and using data on women in philosophy in the UK and internationally.

SWIP UK welcomes comments and queries.


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