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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 […]

Epistemic Agents: Norms, Control and Responsibility in the Theory of Knowledge

Canadian Society for Epistemology Annual meeting November 17-18 2017 Université de Montréal (Québec, Canada) DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION:  Sep. 15 CONFERENCE DESCRIPTION It is often assumed that believing, judging, and reasoning do not merely happen to us. In some sense, we seem to be active with respect to such states, events or acts. […]

Virtue and Moral Reasoning under Oppressive Social Conditions – Atelier sur la vertu et le raisonnement moral dans des conditions d’oppression sociale 

Appel à contributions Atelier du 10 & 11 Février 2018 / Université Concordia   Call for Abstracts: Two-Day Workshop on VIRTUE AND MORAL REASONING UNDER OPPRESSIVE SOCIAL CONDITIONS Concordia University in Montreal, February 10-11, 2018   KEYNOTES BY: Charlotte Witt (U New Hampshire), Eric Wiland (U Missouri, St. Louis), Elijah Milgram (U Utah), and Macalester […]