Dublin Graduate Philosophy Conference

Country: Ireland

City: Dublin

Abstr. due: 16.01.2016

Dates: 14.11.16 — 15.11.16

Area Of Sciences: Philosophy;

Organizing comittee e-mail: dublinphilosophygradconf2016@gmail.com

Organizers: Trinity College Dublin


The philosophy departments of Trinity College Dublin and University College Dublin will host the annual Dublin Graduate Philosophy Conference. The keynote speakers will be Dr. Ralf Bader from the University of Oxford and Dr. Alice Pinheiro Walla from Trinity College Dublin. This conference aims to explore questions on the subject of value as well as general metaethical questions surrounding Kant’s moral theory, broadly construed. We cordially invite graduate students and those who have recently submitted their PhD working in relevant or related fields to submit their work for presentation during the conference.      The following is a non-exhaustive list of suggested topics:     •       Moral Constructivist vs. Realist Interpretations of Kant’s Moral Theory   •       Naturalist vs. Non-naturalist Interpretations of Kant’s Moral Theory   •       Kant and Moral Psychology   •       Kant and Moral Reasons •       Kant’s Moral Epistemology, and Epistemological issues within Kant’s Moral Theory •       Kant and the Source of Normativity •       Kant’s Conception of Value, and its metaethical bearings on Kant’s Moral Theory   •        Kant’s Conception of Happiness and The Highest Good, and their relevance to his Moral Theory •       The metaethical relevance of Kant’s Transcendental Idealism to his Moral Theory  

Conference Web-Site: http://listserv.liv.ac.uk/cgi-bin/wa?A2=PHILOS-L%3B38f7d8ec.1511&utm_source=dlvr.it&utm_medium=facebook