Mary, Baroness Warnock

Standard Name: Warnock, Mary,,, Baroness


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Intertextuality and Influence Kathleen Nott
KN approvingly cites Mary Warnock for discerning and hailing a tendency among moral philosophers to address the complexities of actual choice, and actual decisions, thus making moral philosophy more difficult, perhaps much more embarrassing...


The Oxford philosopher Mary Warnock published Existentialism a study which traces the common interests of a number of philosophers including Sartre , Kierkegaard , Nietzsche , Husserl , and Merleau-Ponty .
May 1978
A committee on the needs of handicapped children, chaired by Mary Warnock , recommended that children should not be classed by handicap but treated as individuals with particular needs.
May 1978
Following an official enquiry, philosopher Mary Warnock published Special Educational Needs: Report of the Committee of Enquiry into the Education of Handicapped Children and Young People.
July 1984
The Warnock Report, published in London, addressed issues in new reproductive technologies (NRT) after the birth of the first test-tube baby, Louise Brown , in July 1978.
October 2014
Forty years after it had become one of the first five Oxford men's colleges to admit women, Hertford College marked the occasion by replacing its dining-hall portraits of male eminences with striking black-and-white photographs of...