2011-2012 Colloquia

Fall 2011

 

Picture of Paolo Mancosu

 

October 7

Paolo Mancosu

University of California, Berkeley

"Axiomatics and Purity of Methods: On the Relationship between Plane and Solid Geometry"

 

 

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November 4

Mitzi Lee

University of Colorado, Boulder

“Justice and the Laws in Aristotle’s Ethics”

 

 

Winter 2012

Picture of Michael Smith

 

January 27

Michael Smith

Princeton University

“How to Be a Rationalist”

 

 

Picture of Bas van Fraassen

 

February 10

Bas van Fraassen

San Francisco State University

"The Self from a Logical Point of View"

 

 

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February 24

Tyler Burge

University of California, Los Angeles

"Ego-Centric Indexes and Representational Content"

 

 

Spring 2012

 

Picture of Martin Lin

 

April 13

Martin Lin

Rutgers University

"The Modal Status of Absolute Space and Time in Leibniz"

 

 

Picture of Alan Richardson

 

April 27

Alan Richardson

University of British Columbia

"How Analysis Became Unscientific:
American Philosophy in the Immediate Aftermath of World War Two"

 

Picture of Fréderic Bouchard

 

May 4

Frédéric Bouchard

Université de Montréal

"Knowing Why It's Appropriate to Rely on Scientific Experts
(and When It's Not)"

 

 

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May 11

Nicholas Jolley

University of California, Irvine

"Leibniz, Plato, and Two Theories of Innate Ideas"