The 67th Annual Meeting of the

Virginia Philosophical Association

October 27–28, 2006

Virginia Commonwealth University

Radisson Hotel Historic Richmond



Friday, October 27th, Monument Room 2

2:30 p.m.   Welcome

2:40 p.m.  "Integrity and Wholeheartedness," Daniel Moseley, University of Virginia

                  Comments by Rhiannon Boyd, John Tyler Community College

 3:50 p.m.    “Coincidence and Masses," Charlie Tanksley, University of Virginia

                  Comments by  Jeffrey Goodman, James Madison University

5:00 p.m.   Invited Paper:  "How Speech Acts Express Psychological States," Mitchell S. Green, University of Virginia

                  Comments by Paul Gregory, Washington & Lee University

6:30 p.m.   Dinner in Canal Room, 2nd Floor

8:00 p.m.   Keynote Address: “Religion and Liberal Democracy,” Jim Harris, College of William and Mary


Saturday, October 28th, Monument Room 2

8:30 a.m.    Continental Breakfast

9:15 a.m.     "There are No Absolute Rights," Marc Hight, Hampden-Sydney College

                     Comments by Andrew Marx

                              10:30 a.m.  "On the Place and Justification of Hume’s Fork," Ori Belkind, University of Richmond

                                                    Comments by Andrew Terjesen, Washington & Lee University

11:45 a.m.   Business Meeting and Election of 2006-07 VPA Officers

12:30 p.m.  Adjournment



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