Conférence SCE/CSE 2019: Knowledge in a Digital World

CSE 2019 Conference Knowledge in a Digital World: Epistemic Injustice, Bias, and other Challenges in the Age of Artificial Intelligence November 14-16, 2019, Concordia University, Montréal. Thursday: JMSB-09 1450 Guy St, Montreal. Friday: LB-362, Webster Library, Concordia University, Pavillion J.W. McConnell Bldg, 1400 Maisonneuve Blvd W, Montreal. KEYNOTE SPEAKERS: Karen Frost-Arnold (Hobart and William Smith Colleges) […]

Workshop GRIN: “On Being a Believer”, David Hunter (Ryerson)

David Hunter (Ryerson) – On Being a Believer Workshop Date: 22 novembre 2019, 10h-16h Salle/Room: A-2407, pavillon Maximilien-Caron, Université de Montréal (3101, chemin de la tour, Montréal, Qc.) Résumé/Abstract: This book is about being a believer, about having a cognitive perspective on the world. The leading idea is simple enough: to believe something is to be right […]

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 […]