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Philosophy Department Events, 1984-1989
William G. Lycan (Chapel Hill): "The Mind Model of the Computer and the Computer Model of the Mind", 4/9/85 (funded by the Forry Fund, Inaugural Lecture).
Abner Shimony (Boston University: "Philosophical Reflections on Quantum Mechanics", 4/2/86 (funded by the Forry Fund, Second Annual Forry Lecture).
Bas van Fraasen (Princeton University): "On Symmetry Arguments", 4/2/87 (funded by the Forry Fund, Third Annual Forry Lecture).
Fred Dretske: "Explaining Human Behavior", 11/12/87 (funded by the Eastman, Epstein and Forry Funds).
Wesley Salmon: "The Importance of Scientific Understanding", 3/16/88 (funded by the Forry Fund, Fourth Annual Forry Lecture).
Thomas Pogge (Columbia University): "Can Morality Provide Unacceptable Incentives?", 10/11/88 (funded by the Philosophy Department).
James Higginbotham: "Rules of Language and Natural Laws", 10/27/88 (funded by the Philosophy Department).
Thomas McCarthy: "The Critique of Impure Reason: Foucault and the Frankfurt School", 3/27/89 (funded by the Philosophy Department).
Philip Kitcher (UC/San Diego): "Biology and the Understanding of Human Behavior", 4/5/89 (funded by the Forry Fund in Philosophy and Science).
Philip Kitcher (UC/San Diego): "The Division of Cognitive Labor", 4/6/89 (funded by the Forry Fund in Philosophy and Science, Fifth Annual Forry Lecturer).
Daniel Conway: "Nietzsche's Perspectivism and the Rehabilitation of the Will", 4/17/89 (funded by the Philosophy Department).