Universiteit Antwerpen
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2013-14


June 20, 2014 | John Broome on his recently published 'Rationality Through Reasoning'

Prof. John Broome
White’s Professor of Moral Philosophy, Fellow of Corpus Christi College, Faculty of Philosophy, University of Oxford, will headline a one-day book symposium on his 'Rationality Through Reasoning' (Blackwell, 2013).

Description
'Rationality Through Reasoning' answers the question of how people are motivated to do what they believe they ought to do, built on a comprehensive account of normativity, rationality and reasoning that differs significantly from much existing philosophical thinking.

Organization
The workshop is organized by Prof. Katrien Schaubroeck (Center for Ethics and Philosophy, Philosophy Department, University of Antwerp), and co-sponsored by the 'Centre for Law and Cosmopolitan Values', Faculty of Law, University of Antwerp (Prof. Georgios Pavlakos) and the Department of Philosophy, Univeristy of Leiden (Prof. Bruno Verbeek).

Speakers
John Broome (Oxford)
Julien Dutant (Geneva)
Tria Gkouvas (Antwerp)
Dawa Ometto (Utrecht)
Katrien Schaubroeck (Antwerp)
Julien Dutant (Geneva, Oxford)
Frank Hindriks (Groningen)
 

Program

Friday
10:00-10:30 coffee
10:30-11:00 Précis of Rationality through Reasoning (John Broome, Oxford)

11:00-12:00 Dawa Ometto (Utrecht)
12:00-13:00 Katrien Schaubroeck (Antwerp)

13:00-14:00 Lunch

14:00-15:00 Julien Dutant (Oxford)
15:00-16:00 Tria Gkouvas (Antwerp)
16:00-16:30 coffee
16:30-17:30 Frank Hindriks (Groningen)

Venue
Room C. 001, C Building, entrance thorugh: Prinsstraat 13 or Grote Kauwenberg 2, 2000 Antwerp.
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Registration
All are welcome and attendance is free, though please register before June 13 by sending an e-mail to Katrien.Schaubroeck@uantwerpen.be