Seminars in 2012

What can the capabilities approach learn from human rights?
Monday, December 10, 4:00-6:00 pm
Dr Linda Barclay
Monash University

Special Event
Chinese and Jewish Philosophies - To Respect, Understand and Know:
Bridges based on Mutual Respect and Understanding
Thursday, December 6, 2012, 5:30-7:30 pm
Special Venue: Room 7.58, 7/F Run Run Shaw Tower, Centennial Campus
Rabbi Adin Steinsaltz
Israel Institute for Talmudic Publications, Jerusalem

Critique of Utopian Reason
Thursday, November 29, 4:00-6:00 pm
Dr Mario Wenning
University of Macau

Is there a problem with the causal criterion of event identity?
Thursday, November 22, 4:00-6:00 pm
Dr Rafael De Clercq
Lingnan University

The Two Images of Rousseau: A Case Study of the Reception of his Political Philosophy in the last Century in China
Thursday, November 15, 4:00-6:00 pm
Ms WenJia Tao
University of Hong Kong

Open Questions: Moore on the Good and the True
Thursday, November 8, 4:00-6:00 pm
Dr Jamin Asay
Lingnan University

Metasemantics of Complex Expressions
Thursday, November 1, 4:00-6:00 pm
Dr Michael Johnson
The University of Hong Kong

Middle Knowledge Is an Even Harder Problem when You Are the Omniscient One
Thursday, October 11, 4:00-6:00 pm
Dr Derek Baker
Lignan University

The Illusion of Scientific Realism
Friday, October 5, 4:00-6:00 pm
Dr. Darrell P. Rowbottom
Lignan University

Grounding Content
Thursday, September 27, 4:00-6:00 pm
Dr. Kelly Trogdon
Lignan University

A Robust Sense of Fiction
Friday, September 14, 4:00-6:00 pm
Dr Nevia Dolcini
University of Macau

Are Emotions Mental Actions?
Thursday, May 24, 4:00-6:00 pm
Dr Edoardo Zamuner
Department of Philosophy
University of Hong Kong

The Free Will Debate: Genuine or Verbal?
Thursday, May 10, 4:00-6:00 pm
Phoebe Chan
University of Hong Kong

Left subsectivity and double privation
Tuesday, May 8, 4:00-6:00 pm
Bjørn Jespersen
University of Ostrava, Czech Republic

Michael Devitt Workshop
Thursday, May 3, 9:30 am - 6:00 pm
Speakers: Michael Devitt, Michael Johnson, Max Deutsch, Sui-Fan Lee, Darrel Rowbottom

TBA
Thursday, April 19, 4:00-6:00 pm *** CANCELLED ***
Dr Michael Johnson
Department of Philosophy
University of Hong Kong

Utilitarianism and War
Thursday, April 12, 4:00-6:00 pm
Professor Bill Shaw
Department of Philosophy
University of Hong Kong/San Jose State University

The Semantics of 'What it is like' and the Nature of Consciousness
Thursday, March 1, 5:30-7:30 pm
Prof. Daniel Stoljar
Australian National University
Special location: Room 239, Main Building
Joint seminar with the Society of Scholars in the School of Humanities

Aristotle on the Utility and Choiceworthiness of Friends
Tuesday, 14 February 2012, 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Dr. Matthew D. Walker
Rutgers University, New Brunswick

Metaphysics as Foundations of Science
Tuesday, 7 February 2012, 2:00 - 4:00pm
Dr Johanna Wolff
University of Puget Sound

Phenomenal Character Determines Thought Content
Tuesday, 24 January 2012, 4:00 - 6:00pm
Dr Angela Mendelovici
ANU/Western Ontario\\