Wisconsin Philosophical Association
Annual Meeting

Saturday, April 3, 2004
Marquette University
Straz Hall

 

Friday, April 2, 2004
Keynote Address
"Coincidences and How to Think About Them"
Elliot Sober (Stanford University)
4pm
David Straz Hall


Saturday, April 3, 2004

Registration ($2) and Donuts
9:15am - 9:45am
Straz Hall 105
 
Faculty/Graduate Students
Straz Hall 105
Undergraduate Students
Straz Hall 350

Welcome and Introductory Remarks
9:45am - 10:00am
 
Session I:10:00am - 10:50am
"Between Platonism and Pragmatism: An Alternative Reading of Plato's Theatetus"
Paul Johnson
St. Norbert College

Session I: 10:00am - 10:50am
"The Question of Wealth Distribution"
Jeremy Bryant
Marquette University


Session II: 11:00 - 11:50am
"Berkeley's Argument Against Abstraction"
Eugene Marshall
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Session II: 11:00 - 11:50am
"Linguistic Paradigms"
Andrew Utschig
University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh

Business Meeting
12:00pm - 12:05pm
 
Lunch
12:05pm - 1:15pm
 
Faculty/Graduate Students
Straz Hall 105
Faculty/Graduate Students
Straz Hall 350
Session III: 1:15pm - 2:05pm
"Evil, Atrocity, and Harm"
Eric Kraemer
University of Wisconsin-LaCrosse

Session III: 1:15pm - 2:05pm
"Locke and Slavery"
Ron Glass
University of Wisconsin-La Crosse


Session IV: 2:10pm - 3:00pm
"Why Socrates Rejects Glaucon's Version of the Social Contract"
Shane Drefcinski
University of Wisconsin-Platteville
Session IV: 2:10pm - 3:00pm
"Luck Egalitarianism and the Equal Moral Worth of Persons"
Benjamin Sachs
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Session V: 3:05pm - 4:00pm
"Separate Material Intellect in Averroes' Mature Philosophy"
Richard Taylor
Marquette University


Session V: 3:05pm - 4:00pm
"The Skeptical Argument from Moral Explanations and the A Priori"
Joshua Thurow
University of Wisconsin-Madison


 

 

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