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Philippa Foot

English philosopher

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Philippa Ruth Foot was an English philosopher and one of the founders of contemporary virtue ethics, who was inspired by the ethics of Aristotle. She is credited with inventing the so-called trolley problem. She was elected a member of the American Philosophical Society. She was a granddaughter of the U.S. President Grover Cleveland.

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University of California, Los Angeles

Public research university in Los Angeles, California, United States

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#138 World Rank
Philosophy
#12048 World Rank
Political Science
#13621 World Rank
Education
#29535 World Rank
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#40625 World Rank
Mathematics
#42267 World Rank
Computer Science
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Communications
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