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Dr Ruth Walker

BSocSc, MSocSc Waikato, PhD Auckland

Senior Lecturer


School of Social Sciences



Professional and business ethics; research ethics; philosophy of religion.

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Recent Publications

  • Kelly, M., Walker, R. (2015) Rethinking the role of business decision-makers in contemporary society
    Book chapter - The Organizational and Business Ethics Imperative
  • Van Zyl, L., Walker, R. (2015) Professional virtues in surrogate motherhood
    Conference - Full paper - 24th Annual Conference of the Association for Practical and Professional Ethics
  • Walker, R., Van Zyl, L. (2015) Surrogate motherhood and abortion for fetal abnormality
    Refereed journal article - Bioethics
  • Walker, R., Gunn, A. (2014) Spirituality in the workplace: A solution to ethical problems?
    Refereed journal article - Australian Journal of Professional and Applied Ethics

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Contact Details

Name  Extn.  Username  Room  Department
Walker, Dr Ruth 9357 rmwalker J.3.17 Philosophy Programme

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