CAPE International Workshop: Metaphysical Grounding and Fundamentality aims to explore recent themes in the metaphysics of grounding and fundamentality. We would like to discuss issues pertaining to the nature and utility of the notions of metaphysical grounding and fundamentality, as well as related topics such as reduction, existence, truthmaking, material constitution, and the ontology of time.

Date
September 24 & 25th, 2016

Venue
Lecture Room 5, Faculty of Letters Main Bldg., Yoshida Campus, Kyoto University, Japan

Speakers
Takeshi Akiba (Chiba University, Japan)
Ricki Bliss (Lehigh University, USA)
Akiko Frischhut (Akita International University, Japan)
Alexander Skiles (University of Neuch√Ętel, Switzerland)
Ikuro Suzuki (Tottori University, Japan)
Tuomas Tahko (University of Helsinki, Finland)

Organizer
Naoaki Kitamura (Japan Society for the Promotion of Science/Kyoto University, Japan)

Registration
No registration and no fees are required.


This workshop is supported by Center for Applied Philosophy and Ethics (CAPE), Graduate School of Letters, Kyoto University, and sponsored by Kyoto University General Fund.