Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin - Practical Philosophy/Ethics

Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin | Department of Philosophy | Practical Philosophy/Ethics | Participants welcome: 11th Humboldt-Princeton Graduate Conference in Philosophy, August, 19-20

Participants welcome: 11th Humboldt-Princeton Graduate Conference in Philosophy, August, 19-20



11th Humboldt-Princeton Graduate Conference in Philosophy

 

Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin

Hauptgebäude (Unter den Linden 6), Room 2249a

 

Friday, August 19

Saturday, August 20

9:15 - 9:30

Welcome

 

9:30 - 10:40

Benjamin Wilck (HU)

Was Euclid a Platonist Philosopher?

 

 

Respondent: Norah Woodcock

Norah Woodcock (PU)

Giving In to Pain: Softness in Aristotle’s Nicomachean Ethics 7.7

 

Respondent: Benjamin Wilck

10:40 - 11:00

Coffee Break

Coffee Break

11:00 - 12:10

Pietro Cibinel (PU):

Second Thoughts on the Paretian Route to Utilitarianism

 

 

 

Respondent: Hanna Hoffmann-Richter

Hanna Hoffmann-Richter (HU)

Can a search for structural similarities between love and respect help answer the question whether there is a conflict between love and morality?

 

Respondent: Pietro Cibinel

12:10 - 14:10

Lunch (Location TBD)

Lunch (Location TBD)

14:10 - 15:20

Lia Nordmann (HU)

The Role of Minds and Mites in Korsgaard’s Account of Duties Towards Animals

 

Respondent: Calvin Baker

Calvin Baker (PU)

Value Superiority and Buddhist Well-Being

 

 

Respondent: Lia Nordmann

15:20 - 15:40

Coffee Break

Coffee Break

15:40 - 16:50

Thomas Lambert (PU)

Nietzsche on Weakness of Will

 

Respondent: Livia Samson

Livia Samson (HU)

Is Immanent Critique Possible?

 

Respondent: Thomas Lambert

16:50 - 17:10

Coffee Break

Coffee Break

17:10 - 18:20

Valentin Salein (HU)

Moral Contractualism and the Inefficacy Problem

 

Respondent: Sebastian Liu

Sebastian Liu (PU)

Fragile Epistemic States and Rational Epistemic Akrasia

 

Respondent: Valentin Salein

 

Dinner (Location TBD)

Dinner (Location TBD)

 

Organizers: Jeremy Khoo (Princeton University), Marcel Jahn (HU Berlin)

Participation is open to all; prior registration is not required.