Recent Conferences

Spring 2013 Conference
Justice and Virtue in Kant

Spring 2012 Conference
Intentions and Belief


Summer 2011 Conference
Philosophy in an Age of Science: A Conference in Honor of Hilary Putnam's 85th Birthday

Spring 2011 Conference
Varieties of Normative Experience

Spring 2010 Conference
Intersections with the Philosophy of Language

Spring 2014 Mini-Conference

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Hume Cake for Helen


HUME and CAUSATION

March 29, 2014

10:00 – 12:00 Don Garrett (NYU)
“CAUSATION as a Humean Sense-Based Concept”

 

2:00 – 4:00 Jennifer Marušić (Brandeis)
“Hume’s Violent Paradox: Causal Necessity and the Mind”

  

4:30 – 6:30 Helen Beebee (University of Manchester)
“How Humean is Humean Supervenience? Hume and Lewis on Necessary Connections”

 

to be followed by…

 

6:30 – 10:00 Banquet in Sherman Hall, Hassenfeld Bldg. with

 PJ and the Thick Connexions:

  • Sax - Jared Yee
  • Keys - Walton Clark
  • Bass - Doug Harrison
  • Drums - Pete Jones