Appel à communication – 7èmes Journées de métaéthique

« L’erreur morale » L’Institut d’Histoire de la Philosophie et le Département de philosophie de l’Université d’Aix-Marseille accueillent les 7èmes Journées de métaéthique, qui se tiendront à Aix-en-Provence les 31 mars et 1er avril 2020. Le thème central des 7èmes Journées de métaéthique sera « L’erreur morale ». La métaéthique a modifié notre interrogation sur […]

Conférence/Workshop GRIN – Dr. Michael Titelbaum (Winsconsin-Madison)

Dr. Michael Titelbaum (Winsconsin-Madison) Date: 27 septembre 2019, 10h-12h Salle/Room: 422, Stone Castle, (2910 Édouard-Montpetit, Université de Montréal) Résumé/Abstract: The Logical Firmament Most work in the epistemology of logic asks how inferential rules are known, and how individual steps in a proof are justified.  But what happens when single steps are composed into a complex derivation?  A […]

Conférence/Workshop GRIN – Dr. Victoria McGeer (Princeton University)

Dr. Victoria McGeer (Princeton University) Date: 20 sept. 2019, 10:00-12:00 Salle/Room: Leacock 927, McGill University (855 Rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montréal, QC H3A 2T7) Résumé/Abstract: Empathy Internalized: On the scaffolding power of self-directed emotion. It is commonly accepted that empathy plays a key role in moral agency.  More deeply, it is often held to play a critical role […]

Conférence/Workshop GRIN – Dr. Raamy Majeed (University of Auckland)

Dr. Raamy Majeed (University of Auckland) Date: 13 sept. 2019, 10:00 – 12:00 Salle/Room: 422, Stone Castle, (2910 Édouard-Montpetit, Université de Montréal) Résumé/Abstract: “Do Recalcitrant Emotions Show that Emotions are Modular?” The occurrence of recalcitrant emotions, i.e. emotional episodes that are in conflict with our considered judgements, are used as unproblematic means of motivating the view […]

[Extension] Appel à communications – Call for papers: Canadian Society for Epistemology Annual Meeting

Canadian Society for Epistemology Annual meeting November 14-16, 2019 Concordia University (Montreal, Canada) CFA: Knowledge in a Digital World DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION: August 15th, 2019 CONFERENCE DESCRIPTION The digital age poses new challenges for epistemology. Digital technologies have become central to how we form, revise, and maintain our beliefs. How should we approach this recent […]