2002 Annual Meeting of the WPA

April 13, 2002
University of Wisconsin Oshkosh

Reeve Student Union
Oshkosh, Wisconsin


9:30 a.m. Registration (Fee $2.00)
Coffee and Donuts
Room 220


10:15 a.m. Welcome


10:20 a.m. Session I
a. Faculty Session, Room 220
Laurence Carlin [UW Oshkosh] "Can Any Divine Punishment Be Morally Justified?"
Moderator: Colleen Harkins [UW Fox Valley]

b. Student Session, Room 221
Andrew Spear [UW Green Bay] "Freedom, Responsibility and Existential Authenticity: A Critique"
Moderator: Ann Trabbold [UW Oshkosh]


11:10 a.m. Session II
Faculty Session, Room 220
Henry Newell "Body, Soul and Parthood: An Ur-Error in Aristotle"
Moderator: David Seligman [Ripon College]

Student Session, Room 221
Derek Dettlaff [UW Oshkosh] "Dettlaff’s Distinction on Dealing with Definite Descriptions"
Moderator: Ron Glass [UW LaCrosse]


12:00 p.m. Business Meeting
Room 220
Marshall Missner, Executive Secretary, WPA [UW Oshkosh]


12:10 p.m. Lunch ($7.95)
Reeve Union 227A


1:20 p.m. Session III
Faculty Session, Room 220
Sara Gavrell Ortiz [UW Madison] "Imperfect Duties Toward Others: Truthfulness"
Moderator: James Conlon [Mount Mary College]

Student Session, Room 221
Daniel Paszak [UW Superior] "Can’t or Kant? What Do Numbers Say About Reality?"
Moderator: Michael Shuda [UW Oshkosh]


2:10 p.m. Session IV
Faculty Session, Room 220
Richard Hudelson [UW Superior] "Methodogical Naturalism"
Moderator: Erik Kraemer [UW LaCrosse]

Student Session, Room 221
Brian Kevin [UW Eau Claire] "Saying Less, Expressing More: The Phenomenon of the Proverb as Speech Act"
Moderator: Hye-Kyung Kim [UW Green Bay]


3:00 p.m. Session V
Faculty Session, Room 220
Ben Cordry [Marian College] "Rigid Designation and the Necessity of Theoretical Identification"
Moderator: Alice Kyburg [UW Oshkosh]

Student Session, Room 221
Grace Meyer [UW Superior] "A Philosophy 101: The Introduction to Patriarchy"
Moderator: Paul Johnson [St. Norbert College]

3:50 p.m. Adjournment


Editorial Committee
Jeffrey Brand-Ballard - [University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire]
John Vollrath - [University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point]
Aaron Snyder - [University of Wisconsin-Parkside]

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