KALOKAIRINOU, Eleni

Καλοκαιρινού Ελένη
Position: 
Associate Professor
Office: 
OB 208δ
Telephone: 
2310.99.7327
Research Interests: 
  • Philosophy
  • Ethics, Moral Philosophy, Meta-ethics
  • Applied ethics, Medical ethics, Bioethics
  • Political Philosophy 
Selected Publications: 
  1. From Meta-Ethics to Ethics: An Overview of R. M. Hare’s Moral Philosophy, Peter Lang, Frankfurt am Main 2011, 265 pp.
  2. Demetrius Kydones, Thomas Aquinas: Summa Theologica, translated in Greek, vol. II, 18, Athens 2002, 303 pp., establishment, presentation and annotation of text, Publication of the Foundation of Research and Editions of Neohellenic Philosophy of the Academy of Athens
  3. Ρ. Φ. 'Ατκινσον, Eισαγωγή στην ηθική φιλοσοφία, εκδόσεις Σύγχρονη Παιδεία, β’ έκδοση, Θεσσαλονίκη 2013, 199 pp., (translation in Greek of R. F. Atkinson’s book, Conduct: An Introduction to Moral Philosophy, Macmillan, London-Melbourne-Toronto 1969).
  4. «La philosophie morale de Hare et les limites de son application: la question de l’ esclavage», in Jean-Yves Goffi (ed.), Hare et la philosophie morale, Recherches sur la philosophie et le langage, Grenoble 2004, pp. 217-229.
  5. “The influence of the ancient Greek thought on contemporary Bioethics” (in Greek), Epimetron of the translation in Greek of the collective volume Bioethics, Ancient Themes in Contemporary Issues, edited by M. G. Kuczewski and R. Polansky,  A Bradford Book, The MIT Press, Cambridge, Massachusetts, London 2000, pp. 304. Title in the Greek translation: Vioithiki, arhaia themata se syghronous provlimatismous, Travlos Publications, Athens 2007, pp. 597. Epimetron pp. 527-584. 
  6. “Tracing the roots of European Bioethics back to the Ancient Greek philosophers – physicians”, in Amir Muzur and Hans - Martin Sass (eds.),  Fritz Jahr and the Foundations of Global Bioethics: The Future of Integrative Bioethics, Lit Verlag, Berlin 2012, p. 59-70. 
  7. "Freedom and Choice in R. M. Hare and J. P. Sartre" in The Philosophical Inquiry, vol. XVII, No 3-4, 1995, pp. 39-54.
  8. “Philolaus of Citium and Apollonius of Tyana: persons and masks of a meeting”, (in Greek), in the Epetirida tou Kentrou Epistimonikon Erevnon, , vol. XXXIII (2007),  pp. 9-19.
  9. “The experience of β-thalassaemia and its prevention in Cyprus” in Medicine and Law Journal, vol. 27 (2008), pp. 825-842.  
  10. “How I would like to live, for how long I would like to live: thoughts on the enhancing and genetic technologies”, (in Greek),  Eydikia 9 (2009), pp. 20-27.   
  11. “Enhancing Technologies: Transformatio ad quod optimum?” in the International Journal of Bioethics / Journal International de Bioethique, vol. 22, 3-4 (2011), pp. 175-189.
  12. “Human/animal hybrids: the limits of human dignity”, (in Greek), Zeno, Publication of the Philosophical Society of Cyprus, vols. 27-32 (2006-2011), pp. 173-182.