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Philosophic Exchange

Online journal for the
Center for Philosophic Exchange

Upcoming Talks

James Beebe
(SUNY, Buffalo)

Understanding Ordinary Metaethical Commitments

May 1
Location: McCue Auditorium (104 LAB)

Andrew Chignell
(Cornell University)

Can You Really Vote with your Fork?
Arguments for and against Opportunistic Eating

November 13
Location: McCue Auditorium (104 LAB)

Craig Duncan
(Ithaca College)

Of Fortune and Fortunes:
Justice and the Variety of Inputs to Wealth

Date: November 20
Time: 5:00pm
Location: McCue Auditorium (104 LAB)

Outside Events

Past Talks

Julia Driver (Washington University in St. Louis)
Love and the Objective Stance: A Limited Defense of Kant on Love

David McNaughton and Piers Rawling (Florida State University)
Three Traditions in Moral Philosophy

William J. FitzPatrick (University of Rochester)
Evolutionary Theory and Morality: Why the Science Doesn't Settle the Philosophical Questions

Richard Arneson (University of California, San Diego)
Is Patriotism Immoral?

Al Mele (Florida State University)
Free Will and Neuroscience

Michael Della Rocca (Yale University)
Adventures in Rationalism

David Schweickart (Loyola University, Chicago)
Tired of Capitalism? How about Something Better

Gary Hatfield (University of Pennsylvania)
The Phenomenology of Visual Space

C. D. C. Reeve (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)
The Tripartite Soul in Plato's

Lorraine Besser-Jones (Middlebury College)
What Drives the Virtuous? Examining the Aristotelian-inspired Thesis that with Virtue, Comes Pleasure

Edward Wierenga (University of Rochester)
The Ontological Argument for God's Existence and Objects of Thought

All events are free and open to the public!

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