2012 Session 1

 Date

Speaker

Affilation

Title

Chair

28 February

 Nicholas Southwood

 ANU

How to Solve the Problem of Rationality

DC

20 March

Jon Simon

 NYU/ANU

How is the vagueness of a concept accessible to users of the concept?

WB

27 March


Wylie Breckenridge

CSU

The Puzzle of the Ship of Theseus

 DC

2 April (Monday)

Seumas Miller    

CAPPE

Joint Epistemic Action and Collective Responsibility

GM

24 April

Ed Spence

CSU

Wisdom in the Age of Technology (Public Performance and Dinner)

ER

1 May

Brent Madison

University of Warwick

Epistemic Value and the New Evil Demon

DC

8 May

James Franklin

UNSW

In what kind of universe can persons have worth?

 ML

 15 May

Daniel Cohen

CSU

 Smith on Morality, Desire and Rationality

WB

 22 May

 Adam Dickerson

 University of Canberra


How to attach the ‘I think’ to all my representations: Kant on apperception and combination.

 WB

 
30 May (Wednesday)
 
Samuel Kerstein
 
University of Maryland

The Mere Means Principle and Research on Biological Samples


GM

 28 June
 
Clive Hamilton


 CSU/CAPPE

Climate Engineering and the Anthropocene 

ER