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WMA Graduate Research Seminar, 2017/2018

Research seminar run in conjunction with the WMA Research Centre and open to all philosophy postgraduate students.
 
In Spring Term the seminar takes place on Wednesdays, 14:00-16:00, in S1.141.
 

Autumn Term 2017

Week 3: Z. Vendler, 'On What One Knows', Ch. 5 of Res Cogitans [pdf]

Week 4: B. Stroud, 'Perceptions of Colour and the Colours of Things', Ch. 6 of The Quest for Reality [link]

Beckground reading: B.Stroud 'Précis of The Quest for Reality' [link]

Week 5: J. McDowell, 'Colors as Secondary Qualities' [link]

Beckground reading: J. McDowell 'Reality and Colours: Comment on Stroud', part II [link]; B.Stroud 'Reply to John McDowell' [link pp.427-31]

Week 6: J.L. Austin, ‘Ifs and Cans’ [link]

Week 7: A. Kenny, Will, Freedom and Power, ch. 7 [pdf]

Week 9: M. Kalderon, 'Sound' sections 3.5- 3.7 [pdf]

Week 10: T. Crowther, 'In Touch with the Look of Solidity' [pdf].

 

Spring Term 2018

Week 1: Hornsby, J. 'Personal and Sub-Personal' [pdf]

Week 3: Boyle, M. 'Additive Theories of Rationality: A Critique' [pdf]

Week 5: Discussion with Laura Gow.

Week 6: Discussion with John Michael.

Week 7: Discussion with John Michael.

Week 9: Discussion with Tom McClelland.

Week 10: Discussion with Tom McClelland.

 

Summer Term 2018

Week 1: Discussion with Johannes Roessler.

Week 3: Discussion with Johannes Roessler.

Week 4: Discussion with Alison Fernandes.

Week 5: Discussion with Alison Fernandes.

Week 6: Discussion with Tom Crowther.

Week 7: Discussion with Tom Crowther.

Week 9: Discussion with Wayne Christensen.

Week 10: Discussion with Wayne Christensen.

 

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