Philosophy Department Events, 2005-2006

Kieran Setiya (Professor of Philosophy, University of Pittsburgh): “Cognitivism about Instrumental Reason.” (Part of the Moral Psychology Lecture Series; funded by the Forry and Micken Fund in Philosophy and Science.)


Niko Kolodny  Niko Kolodny (Professor of Philosophy, University of California/Berkeley): “Why Be Rational?” (Part of the Moral Psychology Lecture Series; funded by the Forry and Micken Fund in Philosophy and Science.) [Photographs]

Michael Tooley Michael Tooley (University of Colorado/Boulder) and Peter van Inwagen (Notre Dame): “Should We Believe in God?” (Funded by the Willis D. Wood Fund and the Joseph Epstein Lecture Fund in Philosophy; organized in conjunction with the Department of Religion.) [Photographs]

J. David Velleman J. David Velleman (New York University): “So It Goes.” (The inaugural lecture of The Amherst Lecture in Philosophy; funded by the Forry and Micken Fund in Philosophy and Science.) [Photographs]

Alan Soble Alan Soble (University of New Orleans): “We All Know What Sex Is.” (Funded by the Joseph Epstein Lecture Fund.) [Photographs]

Jennifer Hornsby Jennifer Hornsby (School of Philosophy, Birkbeck, University of London): “Knowing How To and Knowing Why To.” (Final lecture of the Moral Psychology Lecture Series; funded by the Forry and Micken Fund in Philosophy and Science.) [Photographs]