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Past Events

May
29

Philosophy Colloquium Ruth Chang "Hard Choices"

3:15pm | Philosophy Building 90, MAP

Ruth Change, Professor of Philosophy, Rutgers University
 
What are hard choices? In this talk I explore and criticize some traditional...

May
21

Why Worry about Future Generations?

6:00pm | Humanities Center- Levinthal Hall, MAP

Stanford Humanities Center 2015 Raymond F. West Memorial Lecturer, Samuel Scheffler
The things we do today may make life worse for future...

May
15

Philosophy Colloquium Barbara Herman "The Road to Moral Agency"

4:15pm | Philosophy Building 90, MAP

Griffin Professor of Philosophy and Professor of Law, UCLA

May
03

Patrick Suppes Memorial Service

2:00pm | CSLI (Cordura Hall), MAP
May
01
May
01

Helen Longino discusses her book: Studying Human Behavior

3:15pm | Main Quad, Building 90, MAP

"In Studying Human Behavior, Philosophy Professor Helen E. Longino enters into the complexities of human behavioral research, a domain still...

Apr
30

Philip Kitcher: After Faith: Values and Community in a Secular World

5:30pm | Humanities Center, Levinthal Hall, MAP

Secular Humanism is a positive position, not merely the denial of anything transcendent.  Secular Humanists face familiar challenges, some intellectual...

Apr
27

“Understanding ISIS”: Annual Garfield Forum for Undergraduates

3:30pm | Assembly Room, Bechtel International..., MAP

The Garfield Forum is an annual mini-conference focusing on a topic at the intersection of religion, ethics, and public life, designed in particular...

Apr
16

Justice and Climate Change: New Challenges and New Theories

5:30pm | Law School, Room 290, MAP

Climate change represents a unique challenge to both our theories and our institutions, but public debates about climate change often suffer from an...

Apr
08

Peter Singer: The Most Good You Can Do: How Effective Altruism Is Changing Ideas About Living Ethically

7:00pm | Dinkelspiel Auditorium, MAP

Peter Singer’s books and ideas have been disturbing our complacency ever since the appearance of Animal Liberation. Now he directs our...

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