Philosophy colloquia program takes place most Mondays of each academic quarter from 2-4PM in H&SS 7077 in John Muir College, unless noted otherwise. A reception for the colloquium speaker follows the talk in H&SS 7076.
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Fall Quarter 2014
Connie Rosati (University of Arizona)
"Welfare and Rational Fit" - abstract
Note! This event takes place on a FRIDAY 4-6PM.
Michael McKenna (University of Arizona)
"Facing the Luck Problem for Compatibilists" - abstract
Calvin Normore (UC Los Angeles)
"What is in the Picture? Descartes and Some Scholastics on Thought and Representation" - abstract
James Weatherall (UC Irvine)
"Theoretical Structure and Theoretical Equivalence" - abstract
Winter Quarter 2015
Alan Thomas (Tilburg University)
"Rawls, Piketty and the 'New Inequality'" - abstract
Gerhard Schurz (University of Duesseldorf)
"Inductive Scepticism and the Optimality of Meta-Induction" - abstract
Note! This event takes place on a WEDNESDAY 2-4PM.
Spring Quarter 2015
Don Rutherford (UC San Diego)
"Spinoza's Ethics: Perfectionism and Naturalism" - abstract
Juha Saatsi (University of Leeds)
"Between Realism and Anti-realism? Theory-progressivism about Fundamental Physics" - abstract
Paolo Mancosu (UC Berkeley)
"In Good Company? On Hume's Principle and the Assignment of Numbers to Infinite Concepts" - abstract
Charles Mills (Northwestern University) (Henry Allison Chair Invited Lecture)
Note! this event takes place on a FRIDAY, 4-6PM.
Seana Shiffrin (UC Los Angeles)